Microsoft outlook is one of the most powerful email client application. It is used by people all over the country in their computer system. In outlook all the send and receive messages are saved in PST files. The scanpst.exe is a by default tool or we can say that it is the first-aid-kit in Microsoft Outlook. It is also known as Inbox Repair Tool. It designed to get back the lost data from damaged the corrupt pst file of Microsoft Outlook. And the common need for running this tool is when outlook refuses to load or it create any problem to open the storage file(pst file) and displays an error .
There are numbers of reasons behind the problematic behavior of MS Outlook PST corruption:-
1. Due to unexpected system shutdown
2. Due to operating system crashes
3. Due to over sized PST file
4. Malicious virus are also one of the cause of this corruption.
5. Due to file system corruption
These are the common reason for the corruption of Pst file. When PST file comes down to corruptions and scanpst.exe crashes and can't Repair Corrupt PST files because of its limitations. Such as it is unable to repair the file which are badly damaged and it also cannot repair the file which are over sized. And after the failure of scanpst.exe you mat receive several error messages on your computer screen such as:-
1. Scanpst.exe failed to repair PST file
2. Scanpst.exe doesn't work
3. Error 0x80040600
4. Scanpst.exe fatal error:0x80040900
If scanpst is not able to repair the damaged pst file and giving these error messages then you can take help best and effective third party repair tool. When you are using these type of tool you will not going to face any type of problem. This tools are design
with advanced algorithm to repair badly damaged or corrupt PST file as well as over sized PST file.
You can use this software with almost every version of MS Outlook ,MS Windows Operating such as Windows 7,Windows Vista,Windows XP, 2003 etc as it is compatible with all of them. You can download the trial version of PST Repair Tool software.
You can see the step by step process in the user guide here - http://www.scanpstexeoutlook2007.n.nu/user-guide