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Outlook 2000

By Daniel.Barclay ·
Is there anyway of opening a 2.111GB PST file in outlook 2000 if not is it possible to upgrade to 2003 and then open the corrupt file?

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by EdLockett In reply to Outlook 2000

No version of outlook can handle PST files larger than 2GB. There are plenty of repair / manipulation tools available on the web, what you will need to do is chop up the file so it is an acceptable size.
Hope this helps.

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by sgt_shultz In reply to Outlook 2000
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by ReWrite In reply to Outlook 2000

2gb is the limit. Here's a link which provides a possible workaround (I have never tried it) and also includes an ms tool (which will truncate your pst file which means you will lose some info):

Another option is to get something like Mail Navigator and export all the messages to an mbx file. Then you can decide what to do individually with each message. Here's a link to Mail Nnavigator (the trial version works fine):



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