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Outlook's Personal Folders loading continually

My inbox was reported as full by the ISP. I copied all the messages from the inbox and pasted them into a Personal Folders folder after I had created one (Question number one: Why was it missing?) ...
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I need access to an oversized PST file but the pst2gb.exe tool is no longer available and compact won't work [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: I need to gain access to an Outlook PST file that grew over 2gb I had to try and make the title specific so that this question wouldn't get closed as a duplicate of ...
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I need to gain access to an Outlook PST file that grew over 2gb [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Outlook 2007: “The set of folders cannot be opened” PST has reached its maximum size Edit: This is not a duplicate. The other question suggests using ...
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.pst displays emails from 2008-2009 only

I recently copied a couple .pst files to a hard disk for backup purposes. When I tried to get them back in another computer, Outlook 2007 only shows emails from 2008 and 2009, even it if has emails ...
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How converting or importing outlook PST from old format to new unicode format

I have an outlook 2002 PST file. This old format has problems like a 2 GB size limit. I wanted to convert to a more modern PST format (unicode) which doesn't have this issue. MS's site says there's ...
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Outlook 2007: “The set of folders cannot be opened” PST has reached its maximum size

I have outlook 2007. There's a PST file that Outlook is now refusing to open. When I click on it, it says The set of folders cannot be opened. XXXXX.pst has reached its maximum size... ...
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Where are Microsoft OutLook mailboxes stored in Windows XP?

I want to back up the OutLook mailboxes from one system, then restore them to a different one. I am using MS-OutLook 2007 in Windows XP, but I am unable to find *.PST files in the usual location: ...
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Outlook takes forever to verify PST files upon startup

Background: My father works at an office that doesn't allow connections to their Exchange server from the outside (no VPN, no RPC, nothing). He has his company email and a personal IMAP email (running ...
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Outlook pst problem

I've used outlook pst files in the past with great success. a few weeks ago I exported about 2 years worth of email into a pst file. size is around 1.5 gb. when i try ti import that pst back into ...
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Associate email account with “Personal Folders” Outlook data file?

In the process of migrating email servers I've run into an interesting problem: In Outlook 2007 you have the default "Personal Folders" item. This contains the email for the account that was ...
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Outlook 2007 Profile

List current PST files and locations for PST files from a batch/script file. I want to log the pst file locations to a text file for PC migration purposes.
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Scanpst.exe vs. Scanost.exe (MS Outlook 07)

My OST file is having problems and the error dialogue (v.2007) instructed me to open scanpst.exe. I see that there is also a scanost.exe. Is there any difference between the two programs? Will I break ...
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Increase Microsoft outlook 2007 PST file limit

I am unable to send/receive any emails in my MS outlook 2007. I am prompted with the following error Can't move the items. The file <path>\<filename>.pst has reached its maximum size. To ...
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Why did compacting my Outlook PST file just double the size of the file itself?

Now, I'm a complete n00b to Outlook 2007 administration, but after deleting a whole bunch (thousands? more?) of automated alerts, I decided to try a more immediate solution to tame my 2.2GB inbox PST. ...
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Recover damaged Outlook PST file

I have a problem with my old Outlook PST file. When I use it or import it, it makes Outlook crash. Do you know any tools to fix this kind of file? I have Windows XP XP3 with Outlook 2007.
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Outlook 2007 - why can't I delete a personal folder?

A while ago, I consolidated multiple personal folders (.pst) into a single .pat file in Outlook 2007. This worked without a hitch. I had 2 old .pst files, one named personal-2006.pst. I had an ...
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How can I restore Outlook 2007 from a PST file without having to import everything?

I recently upgraded to Windows 7 and went the "format from scratch" route. I backed up my C:\ drive to the free space on my D:\ drive. So now I have Outlook 2007 reinstalled and I have my .pst files ...