File Recovery

What to Do When Outlook PST/OST File is Slow or Unresponsive

In today’s post, we will examine common reasons why PST or OST files may become slow or unresponsive and offer various options to fix this problem. If you notice that your client email software is taking long to load mailbox data, you need to investigate the causes and have it fixed. This is because these symptoms could indicate a bigger problem with your MS Outlook software. What makes PST/OST files to be slow or unresponsive? There are several reasons that can compromise the...

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What to Do when Access Requires Password for an Unencrypted but Corrupt Database

Discover what makes MS Access unencrypted files to ask for a password and ways you can solve the problem and restore proper functioning of your database. Extreme file corruption in MS Access can make databases appear encrypted to the application, while in the actual sense they are not. When this happens, you will be prompted to provide a password every time you try to open the database. If you enter any password in the pop-up box that appears, you will always get the ‘Not a valid...

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How to Fix the “PST Can not be Accessed – 0x80040116” Error in Outlook

In this post, we take a closer look at the MS Outlook "PST Can not be Accessed - 0x80040116” error, what it means, its causes, and practical ways to troubleshoot the problem. MS Outlook is a popular email client software that is reliable and easy to use. Once in a while, you may face challenges when using this application. For instance, you may find it impossible to access your mailbox data. This can happen due to varied reasons. When this happens, you may get error messages such as...

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