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Top Questions about Outlook File Corruption and Recovery

Outlook, managing our emails, contacts, calendar, and distribution lists is an important tool in the lives of many individuals and companies. Unfortunately, like any other software, it is vulnerable to file corruption and data loss.   Why do Outlook files become corrupt?   There are a number of causes of PST file corruption that include:   • Viruses or Malware. This vicious security threat is like a heat seeking missile looking to destroy your data. Even...

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3 Stages of Outlook Repair

Outlook OST and PST files can become corrupted for many reasons, the primary one being a forced or sudden shutdown of the program or system. If this happens, before beginning on the three stages to recover Outlook files, make sure that the system is repaired first, or the same thing will happen again. System failure most often results from a conflict or corruption originating in a 3rd party driver, firmware failure, or part of the Disk Subsystem failing. Once the system is stable, then you can...

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Why Do Excel Files Become Corrupt

Having a good program to restore Excel files on hand is essential if you are going to rely on the program for your business, as the files become corrupted at inconvenient times. The corruption rate is not consistent or frequent enough to blame on the program structure and require you switch to another option such as SQL or Oracle, but it is a reality of using the program. The question that comes up in support and help programs is why do these files become corrupt and how can you change your...

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