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An Easy Way to Unblock Outlook Attachments from Safe Sources

If you are an Outlook user, you might have received emails with attachments with extensions like .exe, .cmd, .asp. Outlook interprets these formats as potentially dangerous. A positive thing about Outlook is that it prevents our system from the attack of unknown malware or virus. Outlook is not a virus detector and hence it blocks the attachment files according to their extensions and sources. It is not suggested to unblock Outlook attachments which are referred as unsafe ones. However, due to various requirements, we need to unblock those attachments to…

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Recover Exchange user mailbox from offline OST file

When using Outlook with Microsoft Exchange Server, it stores mailbox items such as messages, contacts, appointments, tasks, etc. in a mailbox that is located on the server. The replica of your user mailbox is stored in the form of a file on your hard disk which is called OST file. The OST file is linked to the user’s Exchange mailbox. Exchange users come across challenging scenarios where they have to perform a manual recovery of mailbox items using OST files. Recovery of Exchange mailbox from OST file demands your Outlook…

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Four Things You Should Know About OST File

There are many things Outlook users should know about an OST file to work uninterruptedly using an Exchange account. Let us know these simple facts about OST file so that you can work without any hindrance in Cached Exchange mode. What is an OST file? An Offline Storage Table (OST) file stores a copy of your Exchange mailbox data in your computer drive when you work in offline mode with an Exchange account configured in Outlook. An OST file is helpful when an Exchange mailbox becomes inaccessible due to crashes…

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Top 3 Free OST Viewer Tools – Instantly Open and View OST Files

An Offline Storage Table (OST) file provides Outlook users the option to store a local copy of Exchange mailbox on his user machine. However, many things can adversely affect the overall functioning of Outlook making the OST file inaccessible. There are many reasons for OST file inaccessibility – like power failure, corruption, sudden Outlook crashes, virus/malware attacks, etc. When you are unable to access your crucial data, you will start looking for the best solutions to regain access to OST file. For a non-technical Outlook user, I would like to…

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Two quick ways to migrate Notes mailboxes to Office 365

Office 365 is a cloud platform that provides users the facility to access mailbox data from anywhere and from any device. That is why everyone is moving to Office 365. IBM Domino/Notes users also are trying the same. So, we will discuss how you can migrate from Lotus Notes to Office 365 quickly. Benefits of Office 365 Data is safe and secure on Office 365 cloud. Offers high availability and uptime (99.9% as per Microsoft). Accessible through web browsers without any compatibility issues or software installation. Is integrated with MS…

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Guide to Office 365 Backup into PST File

“I was afraid of losing my data as I had heard that data on the cloud is vulnerable in different ways. I thought of a backup and tried manual eDiscovery method to export my office 365 mailboxes to PST but did not succeed as I encountered frequent technical issues. Please suggest me an efficient and reliable tool for creating backups of Office 365 mailboxes.” This happens with many Office 365 users when they try to create backups of their Office 365 mailboxes. And while trying the Content Search eDiscovery method,…

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Fix Default Outlook Profile .ost cannot be opened Error

MS Outlook is a prominent email client which provides facility to the users to work offline with OST file, even if it is not in synchronization to MS Exchange Server. The entire data including emails, calendars, journals, contacts, drafts, etc. are accessible in offline mode. Further, it gets synchronized with the MS Exchange Server when the Internet is available. The default location of the OST file is: drive:\Users\\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Outlook. The OST file also is known as Offline Storage Table which helps users to store their mailbox and other data locally in…

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Export EDB to Outlook PST 2016, 2013 and 2010

Unlike other mail servers, MS Exchange Server (EDB) is one of the most reliable and widely used platform which helps users to store their essential messages and other data items such as contacts, calendars, etc. It has different ways to store messages in an Exchange platform such as Priv.edb and Pub.edb. Wherein, Priv.edb files save private data of user mailboxes and Pub.edb files help to store public or shared data of user mailboxes. However, in many occasions, it becomes a necessity for an administrator to export the entire mailboxes which…

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Ways to Export Outlook Contacts to CSV or PST

As we all know that MS Outlook is a most popular email client from Microsoft, that stores contacts, appointments, journals, calendars, attachments, and other items. For any users, Contacts are the vital assets as it helps us keep in touch with people. There is a time when many users wish to move their Outlook contacts at another location or any other web services platform such as Outlook.com or Gmail due to any reasons. Even sometimes users also want to export Outlook contacts to CSV or PST for backup purpose in…

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Resolved “Something Is Wrong With the Data Files and Outlook Needs To Close”

One of the most common errors that the Outlook users encounter is that of “Something is wrong with the data files, and Outlook needs to close.” In order to solve this problem, it is important to know the cause of the problem. The following are the possible causes of the problem: The error occurred due to a mistake in the installation of the network devices. You are using an outdated version of the MS Office. Improper activity is being carried out through the proxy settings in the Office Suite. The…

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