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hello experts,


            here im using Microsoft outlook for mails while i am formatting my system i took a backup (.pst) file and now after configuration now while i import .pst file to my outlook it says an Error report (Given Outlook.pst is not a personal folders file) i used third party software to repair my pst backup and changed read write options none solved my problem


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by:GLXUSER
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i need a clear statement bcoz i am new to windows :(
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by:Tymetwister
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SCANPST.exe is the tool within Outlook to repair pst's. There is also a SCANOST.exe for offline files.
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Nothing works even that software(stealler phoenix. ) which you gave doesn't work same error message .
 not valid .pst file . in outlook error is (Given Outlook.pst is not a personal folders file).

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by:Tymetwister
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Ok if it doesn't work why did you accept it as a solution? Futher troubleshooting would then be required. EE is known for its accepted solutions.
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