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How to Recover Permanently Deleted Emails from Outlook PST?

In computing, PST (Personal storage table) is a file format of Outlook database used to store messages, contacts, calendars, notes, and other items related to Microsoft Outlook. When you accidently delete an item from Outlook mailbox, you can often recover it by restoring deleted items. But, when you delete an item using Shift+Del or empty the deleted items folder, then unfortunately you can't recover these items that have been permanently deleted.

Is there any hope to recover permanently deleted items?
Yes, you can easily recover hard deleted emails if PST file is still not compacted. When you delete an item from Outlook PST, then Outlook keeps the vacant space and removes the item from its Index file and the vacant space will be treated as white space. So, there are some chances to get deleted items back.

How to Recover Permanently Deleted Emails from PST?
You can use steps given in article to recover hard deleted emails from Outlook PST. And, for this you have to download Hex Editor as it plays an important role to recover the items. Firstly, corrupt the Index file using Hex Editor and then, use Scanpst.exe tool to rebuild the Index file. These steps will help you to recover the permanently deleted emails.

Steps to Recover Hard Deleted Emails:

  1. Firstly, create a backup copy of Outlook PST file.
  2. Download and Open Hex Editor
  3. Open PST file using Hex Editor.
  4. Now, delete the position 7 through 13 with the space bar. This process actually deletes 13 characters at the following position.
  5. 00007, 00008, 00009, 0000a, 0000b, 0000c, 0000d, 0000e, 0000f, 00010, 00011, 00012, 00013
  6. Select the value start from 07 to next 13 values. Go to >> Edit >> File Selection >> Ok
  7. This action will replace all value to 00
  8. After clearing these positions, save PST file. Now, you are ready to use scanpst.exe tool to scan .pst file.
  9. Run scanpst.exe tool
  10. Browse .pst file and scan
  11. Repair PST
  12. Now open PST file and check deleted items.
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