Is there any way to avoid MS Outlook corruption

Reply Fri 20 Jan, 2012 09:21 am
I'm new to this forum so I apologize if this question is in the wrong place or has been asked before. I am using Outlook 2003. I and my friend had installed Outlook together 4 years back. All of a sudden his Outlook started giving errors and was not accessible. To make Outlook work he formatted his system and installed Outlook again. I dont want to face this problem as i have many important mails and contacts store on my Outlook. Is there any way to avoid failing of Outlook.
  • Topic Stats
  • Top Replies
  • Link to this Topic
Type: Question • Score: 4 • Views: 1,718 • Replies: 2
No top replies

Reply Fri 20 Jan, 2012 09:28 am
The best idea is to keep constant backups of your emails to personal folders (.pst files) that can be saved off of your computer on DVD's or USB drives.

Here's a link on how to do it along with some other helpful ideas:


0 Replies
Reply Fri 1 Jun, 2012 04:50 am

There are number of good methods to avoid Outlook corruption. Some of these are as follow:
- Avoid abruptly closing your Outlook application.
- Avoid abnormal shutdown of computer system.
- Check your hardware and software for any issue.
- Make your system virus free.
- Make the size of the Outlook .pst file small or manageable as this file has the size limitation of 2 GB.
- Also most importantly you should always have the Backup of your Outlook mailbox.

0 Replies

Related Topics

Clone of Micosoft Office - Question by Advocate
Do You Turn Off Your Computer at Night? - Discussion by Phoenix32890
The "Death" of the Computer Mouse - Discussion by Phoenix32890
Windows 10... - Discussion by Region Philbis
Surface Pro 3: What do you think? - Question by neologist
Windows 8 tips thread - Discussion by Wilso
GOOGLE CHROME - Question by Setanta
.Net and Firefox... - Discussion by gungasnake
Hacking a computer and remote access - Discussion by trying2learn
  1. Forums
  2. » Is there any way to avoid MS Outlook corruption
Copyright © 2022 MadLab, LLC :: Terms of Service :: Privacy Policy :: Page generated in 0.04 seconds on 07/01/2022 at 08:19:38