if so is there any known fixes ? How do we fix this? Restart Outlook Inbox Repair Utility (ScanPST.exe) If none of the above methods work, you might need to repair errors within the PST. Perhaps the note above regarding going partially with their program helped. http://amigasuperbit.com/in-use/outlook-pst-is-in-use-and-cannot-be-accessed-2007.html
Admin April 9, 2015 OST to PST, Outlook OST Recovery 6 Comments Microsoft Outlook has become quite widely used. Got to the ‘free' repair area, and of course, it wasn't. I also am not using Cached Exchange Mode as mentioned above… Guess I'll have to keep looking! Please close and try again. http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/msoffice/forum/msoffice_outlook-mso_other/outlookpst-is-in-use-and-cannot-be-accessed/6c955090-0ec9-4396-903e-e7b6ff871322
It's gone! GREAT HELP! Any ideas? March 6, 2008 montanaran Wow, I've just checked my email files,(which I've never had auto archive on until today), and I had 2.2g in there.
All files intact! I am not at all techie March 1, 2010 Panache Oh, i am using outlook 2007 on vista. I have rebooted several times, but Outlook will not let me do anything to create or open a pst file because of the permissions error. Scan And Repair Corrupted Outlook Data Files Ltd.
April 1, 2008 Phil Thanks for the help!! Select an account. Please advise! i thought about this However, if none of the above mentioned techniques seems to work, you should try using third-party software Stellar Phoenix Outlook PST Repair to repair the corrupted PST and recover all data
Alternatively, click on Browse to select the file. Outlook.ost Is In Use And Cannot Be Accessed 2007 March 1, 2010 Panache I am at 4.38GB in outlook and just learned I am over the 2GB limit. I ran this and it worked perfectly! July 26, 2011 Tanvir Ahmed Thanks, your post helped a lot.
Work your way through each of the folders found in the ‘broken' Personal Folders data file. http://www.en.fixpst.net/fix-pst-file.html August 25, 2009 Johannes Thanks so much for your help. The File Is In Use And Cannot Be Accessed Outlook Ost I was using MS Outlook 2003 . Scan And Repair The Pst File Thanks April 21, 2008 Nicole Mills I'm getting the "Outlook.pst is not a personal folders file" message when I try to open Outlook.
It's working fine after doing this SCANPST.EXE repair tool. check my blog However, if there is major corruption exists in the file, it is suggested to convert OST file to PST for removing the existing error message. Delete and create each account one by one. how can i fix this? How To Scan And Repair Pst File In Outlook 2007
John May 16, 2009 San Hi, My Outlook 2003 freezes after start-up. Any help is greatly appreciated! I found lot of tools for repairing damaged pst file, but not an utility for Outlook ost. http://amigasuperbit.com/in-use/pst-file-in-use-and-cannot-be-accessed-outlook-2007.html If you can actually open Outlook, right-click on your personal folders location, and then choose Properties.
please please help me with that.. Outlook Pst Cannot Be Accessed 2007 The appearance of the window gets changed: Type scanpst.exe in the All or part of the file name field and click the Search button. June 25, 2010 kailash Thanks mate , this really saved my life :) at the first when i had a quick glance i thought it might not work :D glad it
No harm done as I'm a .pst backup fanatic :) October 21, 2011 Mark Thanks - that solved the problem :-) October 22, 2011 William Smith Hi Jeff, It is nice October 28, 2009 Bert When I try to run scanpst it tells me that the file is in use by another application. I'm bookmarking your site…. Outlook.ost Is In Use And Cannot Be Accessed. Close Any Application That Is Using This File Repairing Your PST File To repair your PST file, you'll have to open the Scanpst.exe utility that's included by default with Outlook.
Voila. BIG STRESS RELIEF!!!! close any application” and try to resolve this error with a reliable and effective solution. http://amigasuperbit.com/in-use/pst-is-in-use-and-cannot-be-accessed-2007.html December 7, 2009 Damian recently upgraded to Windoes 7 and (Office) Outlook 2007 from XP and office 2003.
Now I'm free of my biggest computer annoyance. October 23, 2009 Brittany I have been working from 8:30 am to about 1:00 pm trying to fix my email and finally found your website with these wonderful directions. opened cmd prompt and typed in the location of my pst file - attrib -r outlook pst Ran scanpst and viola! The only limitation with this utility is that it cannot repair files with higher corruption extents.
I would never have shot this down by myself. Andy. Here are the steps to convert ost to pst using this software: Download, install and run the software over here: http://www.stellarservertools.com/ost-pst-converter.php The main software interface shows the options to either ‘Select’ or November 20, 2008 LLL Thanks so much for explaining this so clearly.
I have spent lots of time reading different help sites, but this is the only one that told me exactly what to do. Thanks, Reply admin October 26, 2015 Thanks James 🙂 Reply Lennie October 20, 2015 James said all! April 29, 2011 norwalkrecycler My scanpst file was located here… C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Office\Office12. Required fields are marked *Name Email Website Latest Posts How to Migrate Single or Multiple Exchange Mailboxes to Office 365 Repairing Exchange 2013 Database using ‘New-MailboxRepairRequest' Using ‘New-MailboxRepairRequest' to Repair Exchange
How much time would it take for a planet scale Miller-Urey experiment to generate intelligent life How would you model 'a sphere with a shell' like object? It seems to apply to W2000 and XP. I left clicked on start and typed scanpst.exe, but I think if you have an older version of Windows you may have to click on "start" then "run" and then type Sometimes this process leads data loss problem because this utility removes the bad header files.
In this article we’ll be highlighting one such error and all you need to know about it. Here’s how: Open Task Manager by right clicking on the task bar and choosing Task Manager or simply pressing Ctrl + ALT + Delete on the keyboard. The good news is that it worked. I copied the %USERPROFILE%\Local Settings\Application Data\Microsoft\Outlook %appdata%\Microsoft\Outlook and found the directories but no .pst file in either Just before i found this site, i used the repair from the install disk,
Once it was off the list, Outlook opened fine, but I still wasn't able to open the old one on the first computer. Thanks HOW TO GEEK! :) June 13, 2008 KC Thank you, thank you for this fabulous how-to! The share to the file on the server was created using Outlook through encrypted pathway/drive letter.