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Repair PST when Outlook.pst cannot be accessed in Outlook!

Microsoft Outlook PST corruption is common issue faced by users. Since PST file hold great significance for Outlook users as it stores all vital information like emails, contacts, notes, tasks, appointments etc, corruption or damage to PST file results into severe problems. Corruption or damage to the pst file could be due to header corruption, abrupt system shutdown, power failure, application malfunction or when Outlook.pst crosses 2GB size limit. In such a scenario, Outlook.pst cannot not be accessed error message occurs when user tries to access or open pst file.

Consider a scenario when you try to open Outlook, you may receive error message as mentioned below:
“Unable to display the folder [Path], Outlook.pst cannot be accessed,access denied”

Due to the above error message, Outlook start behaving abnormally and you will not be able to send/receive email message or perform any other Outlook task. Microsoft Outlook displays above error when it cannot read hierarchy information from the pst file or when PST file is corrupt.

In order to resolve Outlook.pst cannot be accessed error, you can make use of scanpst.exe. The utility is capable to analyze and repair pst file corruption issues. Follow below outlined steps to perform pst recovery:

  • Run the scandisk.exe or other utility to check the integrity of the hard disk
  • Move the pst file to another location
  • Create a new Outlook profile and add relocated .pst file to the new profile
  • Then start Outlook


By following above steps, you will overcome the Outlook.pst cannot be accessed error and PST files will start behaving normally. But in case, you still face similar problem, you must consider for third party pst splitter utility to split large Pst file. If the size of the files reached beyond 2GB size limit, then Outlook takes lots of resources to open such files and become prone to errors. Therefore, by splitting large pst file, you can easily get rid of such issues.


To recover lost files, you must take help of professional PST repair tool. The software easily repair, recover and restore lost data from corrupted Outlook.pst file. It support all versions of Outlook like 2010, 2007, 2003, 2002 and so on.


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