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Outlook 2007 .pst locking up

Posted on 2014-11-24
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Getting an error that the .pst file has exceeded the 2GB limit like it is 2003. I added a PST folder in registry and added all the max files size strings to give me a larger file size but nothing seems to work. Am I doing something wrong?
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Question by:raffie613
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by:raffie613
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So this is what I did. Should i enter in something for the hexidecimal as well, or just doing the 4294967295 in the decimal field ok?
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by:Rizzle
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Try either. One should be fine.
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John Hurst earned 2000 total points
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Check within Outlook the properties of the PST file. Make sure it is Unicode (20 GB and not ANSI (2 GB).   See if that is the issue.
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by:Tuan Massey
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If you still have problems, you could always Create a new PST file and import your old PST data into it.
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by:John Hurst
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@raffie613  - Thank you and I was happy to help.
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