OST to DBX Converter

What is DBX and How to Convert OST to DBX File?

There was a time when Windows OS had MS Outlook Express as the email communication program. After Windows XP, MS Outlook Express was replaced with Windows Mail, or we can say that Microsoft had removed Outlook Express. The DBX file is the file of Outlook Express containing user's emails stored in their respective folders. For example, the Inbox folder is stored in the inbox.dbx, sent items are saved in the sent.dbx, and like this, and if you had created individual folders then their respective .dbx files are created. You can open DBX file using Outlook Express only.

How can I Convert OST to DBX File?

If you are still using Outlook Express on Windows XP, and want to access an OST file using it, then be assured that there is no other solution than converting your OST to DBX file. Now, the question is why you need to do this conversion, because OST is also an email file, and it should be opened with another email program of Microsoft without any problem. Thinking this way, as an individual is not wrong but as an organization restricting an email program from opening email file of any other program is logical. So, rather than falling in that debate, let us tell you how you can convert OST to DBX with ease.

Here are the steps using which you will be able to perform the conversion.
  • You will need to download an outstanding software, which has been specifically designed to perform OST to DBX conversion
  • After you have downloaded the software, install it.
  • Start the software.
  • Now, look for the open to browse the OST file, which you want to convert into the DBX file.
  • After selecting the file, start the conversion process. The conversion process may take some time depending upon the size of the OST file.
  • Once the conversion is finished, you will see the data of the OST file. Now, you can save this data in a new DBX file.
  • Save the dbx file at destined location.

This is how to convert OST to DBX. Now, you can import this newly created dbx file in your version of Outlook Express.