.PST file -- open without Outlook installed ?

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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
Try this, if you cannot open the file in Outlook

https://www.stellarinfo.com/email-tools/pst-viewer.php
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Andrew LeniartSenior EditorCommented:
Hi finance_teacher,

It looks like you've already done your due diligence on seeking out on a lot of what's available out there, so now the only thing left for you to do is try each one to find what suits you best.

The reason I say that is what I (or others) may rave about and suggest may seem ordinary to you, or you may not like the Interface, or the price if it's a commercial product.

The commercial ones are all free to try so I'd suggest just experimenting to find what you think is best. Use something like Revo Uninstaller to monitor installs (and then uninstall the ones you don't like completely, without any leftovers being left as there almost always are with a standard uninstall) and keep doing that until you're satisfied with a product you try.

Good idea? :)

I hope that's helpful.

Regards, Andrew
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Jerry FreyB2B ExecutiveCommented:
Thanks John for suggesting the software.

finance_teacher, Stellar PST Viewer is completely free tool which can open your PST file, preview the complete mailbox contents, allows to save the PST in EML, MSG, RTF, HTML, or PDF. This software can open both corrupt and working PST.
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Edwin HofferTechnical ExpertCommented:
Hey,

PST viewer is free to view your PST file without Outlook so try anyone.

Here is the best comparison about Top 3 PST Viewer:

https://www.experts-exchange.com/articles/30707/Top-3-Best-PST-Viewer-Tools-to-Open-View-Outlook-PST-Files.html
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bbaoIT ConsultantCommented:
can i know what's the ultimate purpose for you to view PST without using Outlook?
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