Outlook PST file Overview
PST (Personal Storage Table) file is created in MS Outlook when configured with a POP3 or IMAP based user account. These files are stored on the local machine of the user, which can be accessed using Outlook. PST file consists of user’s data like emails, contacts, calendar etc that too in different folders. The main reason for creating PST file is that these can be used to restore deleted items from the server.
Where to look for PST file?
You cannot directly access PST file on the system. To Locate the PST file you first need to open Outlook Application>> then right click on respective email account>> finally click on Open File Location.
Why split PST file?
There are number of reasons responsible that requires to split PST file. The foremost reason is when PST file crosses the specified size limit i.e 50 GB currently. In case of Oversized PST file in Outlook, many problems are experienced like Unable to open PST file, Outlook hangs when sending and receiving emails etc. This problem can be solved by using Intrigua Split PST tool which will break PST file by size, date, year.
Know more about the working of outlook Split PST software by clicking on this interactive video. This video is created for the ease of our users so that they can easily divide large PST.
Yes. Split PST software has no compatibility issue with any version of windows.
Yes. MS Outlook must be installed on your system to divide large PST into smaller ones.
Yes. You can split PST file easily using this software even if the PST is corrupted.
No. Split PST tool cannot divide multiple PST file at one go, you have to split them one by one.
At the end of split PST process software will generate whole process report in CSV file format, from this report you can verify the data items of targeted PST file with source PST.
It doesn't take much time to perform split operation but it depends upon the size of PST file and system configuration.