Outlook is one of the intrinsic components for the success of any business and it has been tethered with the business houses in such a way that without Outlook it will be very difficult for them to sustain in this competition-driven world. That is why business houses often consider outlook as the nucleus of the company.
An outlook is efficaciously capable of storing messages, contacts, appointments, tasks and notes either in a personal storage folder (PST) or in a mailbox that is located on the server. However, files in outlook which contain precious data are very fragile and if they get defiled or damaged, then it will be a nightmare for anyone. Earlier, due to inadequate knowledge of technology, it was an uphill task for us to recover those files. Now with the influx of latest technologies, this job has become easier and facile. To assist us in keeping the integrity of those data files intact, several new software have been launched in the market.
- Built-in cleaner (scanpst): Outlook has an efficiently built-in cleaner, which is often known as scanpst. However, this file cannot reconcile the issues when a PST file gets broken, but can resolve many trivial issues. This tool is very useful if we need to clean the data files completely.
- Kernel Recovery PST: This tool is a cleaner and is regarded as one of most powerful and robust outlook PST recovery tool. The software developers exquisitely design this tool, which makes them more user-friendly. This tool comprises of lots of features, which are probably missing in others. One of the salient features is that this tool has the ability to fragment the large PST files into small archives. Moreover, this software tool has the proficiency in restoring lost PST file items comprising of embedded attachments. This software is very much worthy and economical.
- Outlook PST Repair and recovery software: This software is capable enough to recuperate the usual suspects from all types of damaged Outlook PST files like messages, folders, and many other things. This tool is equally efficient for password-protected PST files and high encryption PST files.
- Steller Phoenix Outlook PST repairs: This is a pre-eminent tool that has the potential to repair the highest amount of damaged or severely broken PST file. By running this software, we can repair corrupt PST files. It will also assist us to restore the formatting from RTF and HTML messages and on the other hand, it methodically repairs several damage issues like application malfunction, improper file sharing on LAN/WAN, operating system corruption, disrupted PST compaction, PST file header corruption, malicious software and much more. This highly applauded software comes in the range of approximately $150 for a single license.
- Outlook Fix Professional: This is the fastest and user-friendly tool amongst all. It is compatible with any versions of outlook and this tool does regular clean up job. This tool can also be used to split the PST files. However, it is not robust or worthy like Steller or Kernel recovery PST, but it still manages to grab the attention from the users.
All of the above-mentioned recovery software tools have their own upsides and downsides. Therefore, it will be a very strenuous job for users to decide the best tool among them. It will be a prudent decision for us if we evaluate all the software minutely before taking the final call.