PST (Personal Storage Table) files are automatically created by MS outlook which are the repository of all your emails, contacts, tasks, notes, and other communication data. In Microsoft Outlook 2002 and other old versions, PST files have a limit of 2 GB in size. When they exceed the 2 GB size limit, the file may stop accommodating new data and may get damaged. Including that, like other files, PST files are also susceptible to damaging or corruption risk. After getting corrupted PST files, you come across various types of error messages and they negatively affect to your work. In order to avoid file corruption and other such problems, you are advised to split archive PST file. Scanpst.exe is the primary executable that is generally used to repair PST files created by MS outlook. During running, this tool analyses the PST file headers and directory structure and tries to repair content of the PST file. It completely recovers data by offering data repairing facility from all possible cases but it is not does not promise to recover all PST data since it has some degree of recovery.
If you are facing problems with a large size of PST files with their corruption then you are recommended to split archive PST file. With the help of this Archive feature of Microsoft Outlook application, you can split the file and separate your emails between many files, according to your flexibility. The data in the whole archived file is accessible and convenient to manage through Microsoft Outlook, same as other PST objects. This feature is exceptionally very useful for the users who face issues with large sized PST files and want to discriminate their emails according to a category. The archived file is stored with the name of 'archive.pst' file but you can change its name according to your choice. Nevertheless, under some conditions like virus infection, improper system shutdown, application malfunction, you may deal with the archive.pst file corruption. After getting split or broken PST files you need to repair them one by one according to your need.
PST Split software , a PST Split tool is designed to work as a better MS Outlook PST recovery in contrast to scanpst.exe; it recovers all the data from PST file without affecting the data integrity. It absolutely retrieves data from all corruption cases of PST. Furthermore, MS Outlook 2010 PST file tool recovers every bit of email data including email messages, notes, task requests, contacts, tasks, appointments, meeting and journals from corrupt or damaged PST files in HTML, plain text or RTF format. This software fully supports recovery from large attachments as well as embedded HTML messages. Including this, Outlook PST file repair software recovers data from password-protected PST files also (in cases when user doesn’t know the passwords).
You can see preview of the recovered data displaying in a tree-like structure, which is useful for identifying deleted email contents. Thanks to QFSCI algorithms, embedded in this tool that is responsible providing a quick and accurate result. Moreover, this application fully supports all MS Outlook versions including MS Outlook 2016, 2013, 2010, 2007, 2003, 2002, 2000, 98 and 97 as well as Microsoft Outlook Express v6.0, 5.5, 5.0 and 4.0. You can evaluate its performance by using the trial version of the software that is available free of cost but after recovering PST file data, you have to purchase the full edition of the software to access its content.