How to Change my OST File to PST File in Outlook 2016?

Microsoft Outlook is a personal information manager consists of different attributes such as emails, calendars, contacts, reminder, journals and notebooks. PST (Personal Storage Table) and OST (Offline Storage Table) are two file types in Outlook. In spite of various features, sometimes Outlook get crashed as a result of which user is unable to read PST files and even OST files. The users are unable to access OST files due to security features in Outlook application. Therefore, it is important to convert files in order to access or read data in OST files. Let’s see different methods to change OST to PST Outlook 2016:

Manual method through Import/Export Wizard

It is the easiest method to convert OST to PST Outlook 2016. You can also use these steps in Outlook other versions to convert files. Follow the below mentioned steps:

  1. Open Outlook 2016 and Go to File Menu.
  2. Choose Open & Export and now select Import/Export.
  3. Window appear with Import and Export Wizard and you just need to select Export to a file.
  4. Choose Outlook data file (.pst) format and press next option. Select path to store converted OST files on system.

Convert OST to PST Outlook 2016 by archiving the data

Outlook application consists of feature to Archive data and export OST to PST files. Follow the steps to perform the operation:

  1. Launch Outlook application and click on File Menu.
  2. Go to Info section and scroll down to find Archive
  3. Archive dialog box appear on screen. Click on Archive this folder and all the subfolders.
  4. Select date from the option “Archive items older than”. Pick date from the calendars.
  5. Choose location to store PST files on system. Press Ok to initiate the process.

However, these steps are time consuming or may leads to corruption of OST files. So, always prepare backup of files before converting OST files to PST files manually. We also have an alternative to convert OST files without any issue. Remo Convert OST to PST is capable of changing inaccessible OST files with ease. It is compatible with all the versions of Windows operating system. The software is 100 percent safe and secure to convert OST files without any error.

Supported Versions

Capable of converting OST files of Outlook 2000, 2003, 2007, 2010, 2013 and 2016 on Windows- XP, Vista, 2000, 2003, 7, 8, 8.1 Server and 10.

Features of Remo Convert OST to PST Tool

  • Compatible in converting different attributes of Outlook data
  • Repair damaged and corrupted OST files with simple steps.
  • Able to convert password protected Microsoft Exchange OST files
  • Includes advanced algorithm that converts corrupt OST file to healthy PST file in Outlook 2016.
  • Demo version of Remo Convert OST to PST is available free to convert OST file but you need to purchase licensed version in order to save converted OST files.
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