How to Import PST File in Outlook 2007

The Outlook Personal Folder PST files make it all easy for users to have their important personal & professional information & records archived & backed up so as to optimize data usage on a whole. Often at the time of upgrading Outlook so as to have better, improved features & performance, users would need to import Outlook 2007 PST file & this is the time they are likely to thinks upon as how to import PST file in Outlook 2007. Here you can know all about the same.

Here, it is important to note that PST file import could only be done when your Outlook application is working properly. A particular instance as such could be taken as that of post OS installation, you configure Outlook & then you want to restore those Inbox & contact information. When it comes to import, there are actually two ways to be opted for the same as – through the automatic wizard or via drag-drop functionality. Before the actual process could be started, it is important to restore PST file and the file should be copied to location desired. In case of a CD/DVD used, “read only” file attribute must be unchecked.

How to import PST File in Outlook 2007?

Open the Import and Export Wizard – For Outlook 2007 & previous, Select File → Import and Export …
For Outlook 2010, File -> Open → Import

  • Choose Import from another program or file
  • Choose Personal Folder File (.pst)
  • Browse to the location, where you have saved the PST file
  • Select ‘include subfolders’ and then import items within, from the drop down list shown select outlook today folder
  • Pressing finish, lets you complete the import.
  • At last restart outlook & with this the process is completed as well.

Once, the very process has been successfully completed, it can manually be restored any time desired to. This to a considerable extent helps avoid Outlook data loss issues, that may otherwise happen. Still, importing at times could result into PST file incompatibility issues rendering the file corrupt & unusable in turn. Situations as such mandates for the use of PST file repair utility in order to repair corrupt & damaged personal folder file items. The application after thorough scanning of damaged folder, finds the errors that exists making it all easy to have the missing & deleted data files restored back completely & efficiently.

How Outlook 2007 Repair Software Works?

Step 1 :- Once the tool has been download & installed, you need to launch it first of all in order to get your files repaired. From the main menu shown, browse & select the outlook data file to be repaired.

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Step 2 :- Click on the Scan button to get the scanning process started

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Step 3 :- Here, in the step you can see the scan going on and the stop button present may also be used for terminating the scan in between.

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Step 4 :- List of files damaged or corrupt is then shown in the left pane, from where the required files could be selected for being saved back.

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Step 5 :- Click the ‘save recovered file’ option to have the file stored and thereafter click OK button.

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Step 6 :- Here, in this step you can see the files being saved in the progress bar proceeding.

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Step 7 :- Once the files are saved, it can be easily accessed from the location stored at.

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