Easy and Efficient OST to PST Conversion Free
Loss of PST file directly affects the Outlook, as it uses PST to access data unavailability of file stops its working. OST is the easy and best way to import the lost data back. Converting OST to PST manually is troublesome and it does not guarantee complete transfer of files. However, if the PST size is low it could be useful.
Manually Migrating OST to PST
This method only works out if the ‘Use Cached Exchange Mode’ is enabled. Login to Outlook with Exchange account that is used to store OST and the mailboxes will be imported in PST.
- Open Outlook and go to File Menu
- Click on Open & Export and then click on the ‘Import/ Export’ process
- In the dialog box that opens click on ‘Export to a File’ and then Next
- In the next step, click on ‘Outlook Data File (PST)’ option
- Here select the account and then folders and files to move to PST
- Select the location to save a new PST file with OST contents.
- Choose the option ‘Do not Export duplicate items’ and then Finish
- The OST to PST migration process will start. If the PST is password protected then enter the login details and save it in PST format.
- In this way, you can export the OST data to PST.
However, it is not always that this method is successful. Sometimes the files do not get completely migrated and to achieve full file migration without any error we should use OST to PST Converter.
Advantages of OST to PST Converter
The OST to PST converter has several advantages like
Convert Orphan OST File: The email converter does not require Outlook account for file conversion. User can add the orphan OST file in software and the tool will scan it. The OST to PST converter collects the information and data from OST file and then export it to PST. Before exporting the data to PST, it removes the error and fixes any Outlook issue required.
Efficient Migration of OST to PST File: The OST to PST converter has functionalities that make it one of the best email migration software. It has tools and features that promise error-free and smooth migration of OST components to Outlook PST. The software has many other advantages that make the transfer process easier.
Selective Conversion of Files: When the OST to PST converter scans the file, it generates preview of recoverable items from OST. The folders are displayed in left pane with same hierarchical order and the files are in the right pane. User can select the files and convert them to PST.
Search and Sort Options: To make the OST to PST conversion faster, the tool gives the search option. User can locate for a particular file type from ‘search’ menu and further narrow down the search by applying filters like ‘To’, ‘from’, ‘subject’, ‘type’, ‘attachment’ and many more. Select the specific file type and convert it to Outlook PST.
Batch File Conversion: To further reduce the time in conversion process, The OST to PST converter allows converting OST files in batches. Multiple OST files can be added at once and they will convert in PST format.
Convert Password Protected PST File: The OST to PST converter is professionally designed to overcome all the hurdles and thus it can even convert the encrypted OST file in PST format. The tool surpasses the password security feature and exports the data to new PST.
Save OST File in Multiple Formats: The items recovered and repaired by software from OST can be saved in EML/ MSG/ RTF/ HTML and other formats. Another added advantage is that the tool can directly export the converted file to Office 365 mailboxes if you know the login credentials.
Compatibility: The Outlook migration tool is compatible with MS Outlook 2016/ 2013/ 2010/ 2007/ 2003/ 2002 and 2000.
The Stellar OST to PST tool is the best email migration software, it transfers the entire data and converts it in PST format. The tool offers free conversion of OST to PST of 20 items per folder.