EDB to PST Conversion Tool
Now you can get back to entire Priv1.EDB data from corrupt EDB database. EDB to PST conversion is often required when EDB files become inaccessible, corrupt or damaged. Here, we will discuss some ways through which you can successfully do the conversion. But before we do that, let us get familiar with the terminology related to EDB to PST conversion.
What is an EDB file ?
These files are the databases on Exchange Server that keep the users mailboxes. When you check the emails, MS Exchange Server checks your Exchange database for possible email messages that are in the queue for delivery to your Inbox. As soon as it locates the messages, the server restores the messages and distributes them to your Inbox so that you can read them. In other words, we can say that these files act as the pointer to your computer and allow the server to locate your emails when you send or receive emails using MS Outlook.
What is a PST file ?
Personal Storage Table (PST) file is the file that MS Outlook creates on the local computer of the user to store emails, contacts, drafts, notes, journals, calendar items, etc. This file is a repository of your Exchange Server mailbox data on your local computer that allows you to access emails, contacts, journals, calendar entries, etc.
Issue of EDB Corruption
EDB files are no different from other files and, therefore, it too faces the heat of corruption. They get corrupt or damaged due to various reasons such as physical hard drive errors, Jet errors, file size errors, Exchange Server failure due to improper shutdown, malicious virus, human errors, etc.
During this point in time, when Exchange database file gets corrupt, user is unable to access his emails, calendar, contacts, etc. from his mailbox over Exchange Server. This issue hits the communication channel and puts it at halt. This sudden damage or corruption that hit the files might result in delay of projects set on deadlines. At a time like this, the only way to get your data back is by converting EDB to PST.
Use of Microsoft Free Tools
In order to combat troubles raised by corruption and damage of EDB files, Microsoft has devised some free tools like Exmerge.exe, Eseutil.exe, and Export-Mailbox. These tools help users to convert EDB to PST and retrieve all your data of Exchange database back. However, just like every other Microsoft tools, these prove to leave you in the mid-way through and therefore, it is always suggested that you must switch to a powerful, advanced, and result-oriented third-party EDB to PST software.
Effectual solution to convert your EDB files into PST format!
There are a myriad number of scenarios under which you might require to convert the EDB file into PST format. One of them might be the inaccessibility of Exchange database, that is, if Exchange Server stops working then converting the files maintained within it into PST file format (that are accessible in MS Outlook) can help the users to access the files yet again and resume the work. Other situations of migration might include - the changing needs of organization, switching to Outlook platform due to its easy-to-use environment, etc.
What-so-ever might be the reason of migration, you need not worry when you have EDB to PST converter tool in your reach. It is an apt tool to perform smooth and swift migration of Exchange database (EDB) files into MS Outlook importable PST files. It lets you migrate all the data items such as emails, calendars, contacts, drafts, notes, journal, events, distribution lists, meetings, etc. contained within EDB mailbox into PST. With this utility, the users can migrate multiple EDB files into PST in a single go. Furthermore, the software is embedded with two robust modes of recovery:
Standard Scan: Standard Scan mode is faster than the other mode. It repairs the corrupt mailboxes and database and saves it in PST format but is able to fight only minor corruption issues.
Advanced Scan: On the other hand, Advanced Scan mode is comparatively slower than Standard Scan mode. It restores back even the severely corrupted databases and then saves the file in PST file format.
The software is compatible with almost all the versions of MS Exchange Server, MS Outlook, Windows OS and Windows Server platforms. It is advisable to download the free demo version of the software so that the performance of the tool can be judged before opting to purchase its full licensed version.
Free Trial Download:
Go for the option of downloading the free trial version of EDB to PST converter
software in order to know its in-built functionality. Using the free demo, you can repair as well as migrate the EDB files into PST but can save only first 25 items from every folder. To save more items, you will need to purchase the full licensed version.
MS Exchange Server: Microsoft Exchange Server 5.0, 5.5, 2000, 2003, 2007, 2010 and 2013
MS Outlook: Microsoft Outlook 97, 98, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2007, 2010 and 2013
Windows Server: Windows Server 2003 (all service packs), 2008, 2008R2, 2012
Windows OS: Windows 9x, ME, NT, 2000, XP, Vista, 7 and Windows 8