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convert OST file to PST file

markkerry

Newbie
Total Posts:  1
Posted: 07 December 2016 03:57 AM

several methods to convert OST file to PST file.

First, Microsoft does not provide an official tool to do the conversion. However, if you can access the contents of the OST file in your Outlook, then you can perform the conversion manually, as follows:


1. Start Outlook. Make sure you can access all the contents in the OST file to be converted.
2. Create a new PST file.
3. Go to the OST file, select and copy all the contents to be converted with your mouse.
4. Go back to the new PST file, then paste all the contents into the PST file


That will do the conversion.


You can also perform the conversion by export the contents of the OST file to a PST file by following the instructions at:

http://office.microsoft.com/en-001/outlook-help/export-outlook-items-to-an-outlook-data-file-pst-HA102534110.aspx


Second, if you can access the Exchange server containing the account data for the OST file, then you can use Export-Mailbox command to export the data into a PST file, similar to convert your OST file into a PST file. Below is the article about doing that:


http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb266964.aspx
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc535123.aspx

Third, there are many third-party OST to PST conversion tools you can try, below is a list of them:

http://www.microsoft-ost-to-pst.com

Nearly all these tools provide a free trial so you can try first to see if a tool works before purchase it.


Good luck!


 

acidmark

Newbie
Total Posts:  1
Posted: 19 February 2017 10:12 PM
[ # 1 ]

Hello,

Agreed with kerry that there is no way to convert OST to PST format if Exchange server is no longer available but, you can adopt some third party tools to convert offline OST data to PST format.

From my experience, I would like to suggest OST WIzard by Turgs that supports more than 10 conversion for OST files and provides different options for managing OST file content such as Split option, merge option, different file naming options etc. So, you should try this tool once to get the maximum conversion result.

For more information, visit: https://www.crunchbase.com/product/turgs-ost-wizard#/entity


Regards


 

benstokes

Newbie
Total Posts:  1
Posted: 26 March 2017 06:54 PM
[ # 2 ]

Hi,

Yes, it is true, if you have loose the connection between MS Exchange and MS Outlook then it not possible to access your offline OST file in Outlook again. For accessing your OST file again in Outlook, you will need to convert OST to PST format because there is no direct method is available in MS Outlook to convert OST to PST.

So, in that case user need to use most recommended third party application. I suggest you to use this efficient tool to convert OST to PST format without any loss.

Try this: - http://download.cnet.com/Zook-OST-to-PST-Converter/3000-2369_4-77361797.html

For More Info: - http://www.zooksoftware.com/ost-to-pst/

I hope it will resolve your issue


Thanks
Ben Stokes


 

laurastevens

Newbie
Total Posts:  1
Posted: 02 April 2017 08:25 PM
[ # 3 ]

I have found one more solution. Kindly review it. https://gallery.technet.microsoft.com/OST-to-PST-Converter-9815318a


 

jamiekaler

Newbie
Total Posts:  1
Posted: 09 April 2017 05:29 PM
[ # 4 ]

I am using this easy yet convenient OST to PST conversion wizard to save my OST files into MS Outlook readable file format. You can try it from here http://www.jagwaresoftware.com/ost-to-pst/


 

Dimorsan

Newbie
Total Posts:  1
Posted: 10 May 2017 11:37 PM
[ # 5 ]

Last month, I have used a product for converting ost file to pst format.  This tool is the best for me. You can also try this: https://www.gaintools.com/ost/pst/


 

micheladamss

Newbie
Total Posts:  2
Posted: 19 May 2017 10:56 PM
[ # 6 ]

Flawless Conversion of Data by using OST to PST Conversion perfectly transfers the damaged OST to PST file by using a couple of clicks. With the use of this software, you can regain the orphan offline tasks. This is the most reliable tool which rebuilds the dead OST to PST format which allows the access to regain emails, contacts, mail attachments, appointments, tasks, calendar items and so on. Download free trial version to get the preview of your convertible emails.

Try - http://www.regainsoftware.com/osttopst/ost-to-pst-conversion-safe-and-effective-techniques.html


 

mableconnolly

Newbie
Total Posts:  3
Posted: 06 June 2017 11:50 PM
[ # 7 ]

With OST to PST Converter Tool, you can extract every component of email in OST file and export the same into new PST file. With this tool, you can efficiently convert contacts, emails, notes, attachments, calendar events journals and more.It converts contacts, emails, calendar items, notes and journals and gives the preview of converted mailbox items in 3-pane view. All the converted items can be saved in EML, MSG, RTF, PDF and HTML extensions. Download free evaluation version of OST to PST Converter tool to discover the functions and capabilities before purchasing the full licensed version.


 

andrewdim

Newbie
Total Posts:  1
Posted: 15 June 2017 10:20 PM
[ # 8 ]

You can take a trial with third party Exchange OST to PST tool to evaluate its features before purchasing its full version. It has an outstanding features and functionalities which helps user to recover inaccessible OST file and its metadata such as From, CC, To, BCC, Subject, Date and Time. It also has a capability to break down large PST file into smaller parts by its “split” option to avoid any inaccessibility issue.


For more information, visit:  http://www.exchange.osttopsttools.net
or
Visit: http://www.osttopsttools.org