How To Recover an Outlook Express DBX File

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  • 1. The article describes how to recover the lost or destroyedDBX files in Outlook Express. The Microsoft email client stores the entire data namely emails, attachments, contacts etc. in.dbx files. The methods compiled here arereliable and correct to the date. However, it is advised thatthese should be followed carefully to avoid running into problems. Besides, it will save your precious time as wellas money that would indeed be wasted searching for Outlook Express support or Microsoft support options.

2. Instructions: 3. Before beginning, you must understand that it is not possible to recover these files manually as the data liessomewhere on the hard drive after it has corrupted or has been accidentally removed. Thus, the only solution is torecover it using a software program that can read harddrive and bring up the data within some time. 4. There are various free or paid software tools availableonline. Some of these include Easy Outlook Express Repair,MailNavigator, PDS DBX recovery software, Outlook Express Restore Tool, and Recovery Toolbox for OutlookExpress among others. You can either download a demo orfull version of these tools. 5. All the tools have somewhat different or same features.Some of these can even convert your files to MS Outlook,Outlook Express, or Thunderbird files besides repairing the damaged.dbx files. Once you are done reviewing and checking what tool needs to be downloaded, visit itsofficial website or a torrent but safe one and download it. 6. Click on the Save File button to save it. Choose a locationlike Desktop to save it. Otherwise, the tool willautomatically be saved to the Downloads folder. Whendone, browse to the location, locate the file and open it byclicking on its icon. Hit the Run button to initiate thesetup.exe file. Follow the onscreen prompts and completethe installation. 7. When finished, open the tool and check for different options and use them to repair and/or recover thedamage Outlook Express files. If you need help with thetool, then visit the website where it was downloaded fromand go through the instructions. You can also take a printout of the instructions in order to save yourself from switching between the browser and Outlook Expresswindows. 8. When the recovery process has finished, check that allyour Outlook Express data is in place. Exit all the windowsand reboot your computer. This is not usually needed untilyou are prompted to do so. 9. Additional Tips: 10. It is always recommended to backup your entire data on a regular basis. This saves you from the hassles ofdownloading and running different software to recover the crucial data. Besides, it saves you a great deal of time and money that are usually spent on looking for different support options. 11.