This article will look at three ways to get Outlook 2016 email without a PST file. If any of the instructions in this guide are difficult for you to understand or follow, please contact us using the link below. Our team is always ready to assist you with any questions or concerns you may have about our products or services.
How to Access Outlook Emails on Windows 10 / 8.1 / 8/7 Without a PST File
If you’re running the most recent version of Windows, Windows 10, the steps below will show you how to open Outlook 2016 email files without a PST file. Take the following steps:
Method 1: Using the Scan PST tool’s built-in Open and Repair capability
Scan PST is a default program included with each version of Microsoft Office that may be used to fix faulty PST files automatically. It also features an ‘Open & Repair’ option that may be used to open Outlook data files that aren’t PST files. However, in older versions of MS Office, scanpst.exe does not include this option.
To use the open & repair feature of the scan PST utility, open the command prompt with administrative privileges in Windows 10/8.1/8 and type the following commands:
cd C:> “C:Program Files (x86) OfficeRootOffice16 Microsoft Office” Office16> C:Program FilesMicrosoft OfficeRoot> “(x86) Program Files Office16 Microsoft Office “/mending Outlook.pst
Replace “Outlook.pst” with the name of your personal PST file. If you’re using Outlook 2016 email, instead of “Program Files (x86)Microsoft OfficeOffice16,” type outlook, ”
Method 2: In Windows 10/8.1/8/7, use the built-in File Parser in Outlook to access emails without a PST file.
Start using Outlook 2016 Email. Select Account Settings from the File menu. On the Data files tab, click the Repair mailbox button in the window’s bottom right corner.
This will bring up a new window with two options: “Repair for this profile” and “Repair for all profiles.” Select one based on your needs, then press the start scan button to begin the data file parsing process. If you’re using Outlook 2016 email, the parsing process will take some time, as demonstrated below:
This method can be used to access emails in Outlook 2010 without a pst file on any Windows version, including Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8.1, 8, 10, Server 2003/2008/2012, etc.
How to Use Outlook Addin in Windows XP to read Outlook Emails Without a PST File
Outlook Express Repair Application is a powerful tool for repairing Outlook Express files that have been corrupted or damaged. It can also recover emails from DBX files created by Outlook 2000, Outlook 2002 (XP), and Outlook 2003.
Follow the steps below to use this tool:
Step 1: On your computer, download and install the Outlook Express Repair software. Once it’s been installed, run it as follows:
Step 2: As shown below, click on the mailbox repair option that you want to fix, such as Inbox, Outbox, Drafts, or any other mailbox:
Step 3: To begin the DBX mailbox scan procedure, choose the Outlook Express 6.0 mailbox file (.DBX) data file you want to access and hit Next.
Following a successful scan, it will display a list of all possible folders in your DBX mailbox, as well as the total amount of emails in each folder, as shown below:
Step 4: Click on any chosen mail item to select it. It will open that email in reading mode (without loading the complete email into memory), allowing you to save it or export all of your emails in PST/EML/MSG format:
This solution is also useful if the “Unable to connect to this account” error notice appears when connecting an Outlook account to the Windows 10/8.1 Mail app. If you’re having the same problem, follow the steps below to resolve it:
How to Fix “Unable to Connect Account” in Outlook 2016 email on Windows 10/8.1 Mail App
How to get rid of 0x80041A90 Error Code While Using Entourage 2008 for Mac?
Until Microsoft released Entourage 2008 Service Pack 1 in February 2009, there was no comprehensive solution. If you’re still getting an error message when trying to connect, install any available Apple service packs and updates. Then try to connect once more.”
Note: Using the preceding approach, you can open DBX files in Outlook 2013, 2010, or 2007 without a PST file.
Using Outlook 2016, you can import contacts into MS Outlook by double-clicking or dragging and dropping the desired DBX file.
Switch to display mode in the corresponding email client window once the file has been imported into Outlook 2013 / 2010 / 2007 / Windows 10 Mail app to access emails without a pst file. This solution can also be used in MS Outlook states, “Microsoft Office Outlook will not start. The default mail profile could not be opened. “When creating a new account, an error notice appears.
Using Outlook 2016 email, the parsing mentioned above procedure will take some time. If you have any problems while completing the above procedures, please let us know in the comments section.