In this tutorial, we will demonstrate the process of converting OST to PST so that the information stored in the OST file can be recovered.
Before, we explain the process to convert OST to PST, let us have a quick go through the situations that may lead in to OST to PST conversions. You may need to convert OST to PST in following conditions:
The process described below will work only when you have not modified your MS Exchange profile or have not created a new mailbox. Perform the below steps to get data from OST file moved into a PST file:
Now, you can copy the newly created PST and take it anywhere you want and open with any Outlook account and profile. You will have to just import this PST file in the new Outlook.
Note: As stated earlier, the process described above works only when you have not altered the MS Exchange profile. In case, you only have an orphan OST file, you will need to use a good OST to PST Converter, in order to get access to the data that had locked out in the orphan OST file.
In case, you find yourself in the situation of using Convert OST to PST software, always create a copy of the OST file so that if anything wrong happens during the conversion, you will have a useable backup.