Email Recovery

How to Solve “An error has occurred which caused the scan to be stopped” in scanpst.exe

We will examine the reasons why the scanpst.exe software may stop repairing corrupt mailbox files and how you can solve this problem. While Microsoft provides scanpst.exe as the solution for solving Outlook corruption issues, it doesn’t always work. Sometimes, the application stops working while file repair is underway and may give a response such as “An error has occurred which caused the scan to be stopped". What makes the mailbox repair software to stop working? There...

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How to Solve “Cannot Expand the Folder” Error in Outlook PST File

This post examines the causes of the "Cannot Expand the Folder" error in Outlook PST file, precautions you can take to avoid a similar problem, and how to fix it. MS Outlook is a popular application among businesses and individuals. It provides users with an effective way to communicate and manage emails from their computers. Outlook PST files can be backup and shared using external drives. When you encounter the above error, it may be impossible to access your mailbox data. What...

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What to Do When Outlook Inbox Repair Tool (scanpst.exe) Cannot Recover Wanted Items

This post will examine the file recovery process when using the SCANPST application and what you can do if the software doesn’t recover part or all intended mailbox items from a corrupt PST file. Microsoft provides Outlook users with a tool to repair mailbox files when they get damaged. Sometimes the inbuilt tool may fail to recover a portion or all the intended items. What can you do? How the SCANPST application works When you open the scanpst.exe software, it prompts you...

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