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How to convert OST to PST manually


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Following are some different methods to convert OST to PST manually


Method 1: Import/ Export Method

Launch the MS Outlook program on your system.


Go to the File tab.


Select the Import/Export option.


Click on Export to a file


Hit the Next button


Now select Personal file folder (.pst)


Click on the Next button.


Go to parent root and click on Include Subfolders.


Browse to define the path to the resultant file.


Method 2: Drag and Drop

Users here need to create a new PST file and then select all the OST mailbox data that they want to export to Outlook PST and drag and drop them in the newly created PST file.


Open MS Outlook program.


Create a new PST file in the Outlook.


Select all the OST mailbox data to convert them to PST file format and then copy and paste all of them in the newly created PST file.


I hope this helps!

Lewis Bert



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  • 8 months later...

Take the help of this best GainTools OST to PST Converter Tool, which gives you the feature to convert OST file database items into PST, EML, EMLX, MBOX, MSG. This tool easily converts entire data such as emails, drafts, contacts, attachments, calendars, notes, etc. from the OST file into a PST Outlook file very easily. It makes the conversion of OST files with full accuracy and gives 100% satisfied results. The tool worked all MS Outlook all versions such as 2000, 2002, 2003, 2008, 2010, 2013, 2016, and most recent 2019

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SysOZ OST to PST Converter Freeware software performs OST files conversion into many useful formats like PST, EML, EMLX, vCard, vCal, MSG, and MBOX. You can preserve your OST mailbox items like emails, inbox, sent item, deletes item, calendar, draft, task, notes, attachment (Txt, PDF, XLS, .docx, PPT, image, archive file etc.). This is compatible with all the version of MS Outlook from 98, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2007, 2010, 2013, 2016 up to 2019.

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hii everyone today I shear something about OST to PST converter You can also try this Softaken OST to PST Converter program to convert OST files to PST files. This app will explain all of your OST to PST conversion problems. and one more thing is It can convert both a single OST file and a batch of OST files. The resulting PST file is in UNICODE format, which means it can be opened in any version of MS Outlook 2019, 2016, 2013, 2010, 2007, or 2003.

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Thanks for the manual suggestions. But let me clear you that it is not possible that your manual solution will work in each and every situation. There are various situations where your manual solution fails. In that case you need to go with an automated solution.

I have a suggestion for you, I think you need to try the most popular tool for safe conversion of your OST files into PST format i.e. ZOOK OST to PST Converter tool. With this software, users can effortlessly export complete OST mailbox into PST format along with attachments, email contents, hyperlinks, contacts, calendars, notes, and so on. It is a 3-step solution which successfully export OST files of any Outlook edition into PST format. After the successful migration, you can easily access your OST files in any Outlook edition without any doubt.


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Follow these steps to convert OST files into PST file format:-

  1. Download Recovery Toolbox for Outlook in Windows.
  2. Start Recovery Toolbox for Outlook.
  3. Then, choose an OST file on the first page of the program.
  4. Select the Converter mode mode.
  5. Now, you can view the content of the OST file.
  6. Select a folder for saving converted data.
  7. Choose the Save as PST file mode.
  8. Click Save button
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There is a manual Method which can help you with this:

Convert OST to PST Manually

  • Open Outlook and go to the File menu.
  • Select the Import/Export option.
  • Choose Export to a file.
  • Select Outlook Data File (.pst)
  • Choose whether to export a specific folder or the whole account.
  • Check the Include subfolders box.
  • Next, select a destination for the Export, and then click Finish.


J Wick

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