Stopped Outlook application does not permits to access data. When a try is made to access data, numerous error messages get appeared. Behind such behavior several factors are responsible. Many times, corrupt Outlook PST file might be the reason. MS-Outlook stores all the data in a PST file. Once the file gets corrupt or damaged, Outlook starts showing abrupt behavior. But problem of corrupt PST file can be solved by repair. You can repair PST through an inbuilt Inbox repair tool. Backup can also be used. Otherwise, you have another option of a third party PST recovery software, if all else fails.
To exemplify above issue, let's talk about a behavior of MS-Outlook. Sometimes, Outlook gets stopped unexpectedly and you receive an error message like this
“Microsoft Office Outlook has stopped working. A problem caused the program to stop working correctly. Windows will close the program and notify you if a solution is found.”
Data that you are accessing in Outlook application cannot be accessed after the arrival of above error message.
Disgraceful cause responsible for the above error message is the use of corrupt or destroyed Outlook PST file. Corruption can be due to many factors. These factors include, unexpected system shutdown, malicious virus, and human errors.
For solving above error message, you need to repair corrupt PST file. Repair of PST file can be done with the help of an inbuilt Inbox repair tool. You can execute an Inbox repair tool by following steps. These steps are discussed in a absolute manner:
1. Select Start >> Find or Search according to your operating system.
2. Enter Scanpst.exe in the box of Search for files or folders named.
3. Open the inbuilt Inbox repair tool by doing a double click on Scanpst.exe file.
4. Enter the path and file name of the Outlook PST file or click Browse to locate the file with the Windows file system.
5. Select Start.
If corrupt Outlook PST file cannot be repaired by Inbox repair tool, then you can go for a PST recovery software. With the aid of such software, you can recover PST file and its data of various objects, such as contacts, attachments, appointments, journal, tasks, events, and many more. But before using this tool, first try to repair the PST file by an inbuilt Inbox repair tool. Because for using a third party software, you have to pay a small amount of money. For using commercial software, no extra technical knowledge is required.
Stellar Phoenix Outlook PST Repair is a self-explanatory PST repair tool that recovers all the data of the Outlook PST file in much simple manner. E-mails that restored by these tools uses MSG or EML format. It also recovers deleted e-mails, but the condition is that it might not be compacted or archived. This outlook pst repair tool restores data in a new Outlook PST file that can be detected by a host operating system. It shows compatibility with Windows 7, Vista, Server 2003, XP, 2000, and NT4 (SP6).