outlook cant open as ost file moved

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Hi, For some reason one of our computers outlook .ost file has been moved from the directory it rsided in before to the documents folder. I have tried outlook utility pstscan.exe etc and removed and reinstalled the outlook but says the same can not open outlook folder

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Please keep the file back to the it's original location.
Did you try to remove outlook profile in mail control panel? And then create new profile?
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What exact error are you getting while accessing the ost ?
I had this problem a while back, and screwed up my base image...

First I would go in to Control Panel->Email and remove all profiles.  If this doesn't fix the problem I would uninstall outlook (no need to do the whole office suite) and then install it again.
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Go to control panel > Mail > Data Files:
Click on Add > Create a new PST and set it as Default.

Relaunch your Outlook.

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