Solved

windows 2000 and office xp 2gb pst limit

Posted on 2010-09-15
3
544 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-10
how do i keep the pst less than 2gb.
now it gets more than 2gb and using pst2gb.exe
0
Comment
Question by:Hiroyuki Tamura
3 Comments
 
LVL 53

Accepted Solution

by:
Will Szymkowski earned 63 total points
ID: 33683519
Outlook 97-2002 Personal Folders File (PST) is the format that cannot be larger then 2GB. If you are using the new "Unicode" PST file this can support up to 22GB. I would not recommend this if you are going to use the new Unicode PST format, as it can cause corruption issues.

Hope this helps~!
0
 
LVL 2

Assisted Solution

by:Verdata
Verdata earned 62 total points
ID: 33683537
Microsoft Office XP Service Pack 1 provides better protection against Personal Folders .pst and offline folders .ost file growing past the 2GB size limit. Once an PST or OST file reaches 1.82GB, users with SP1 will not be able to add new items.
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:Hiroyuki Tamura
ID: 33683567
thank you.
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: Site Down Detector

Helpful to verify reports of your own downtime, or to double check a downed website you are trying to access.

One of a set of tools we are providing to everyone as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Not sure what the best email signature size is? Are you worried about email signature image size? Follow this best practice guide.
How to resolve IMCEAEX NDRs in Exchange or Exchange Online related to invalid X500 addresses.
Get people started with the process of using Access VBA to control Outlook using automation, Microsoft Access can control other applications. An example is the ability to programmatically talk to Microsoft Outlook. Using automation, an Access applic…
CodeTwo Sync for iCloud (http://www.codetwo.com/sync-for-icloud?sts=6554) automatically synchronizes your Outlook 2016, 2013, 2010 or 2007 folders with iCloud folders available via iCloud Control Panel. This lets you automatically sync them with…

856 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question