Trying to Locate Old Outlook.pst File

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BostonTom64



I recently lost the connection to my old Outlook.pst file. I was able to bypass the problem in part by creating a new data file, but I would really like to recapture my saved emails, contacts and calendar events if possible. I have reset the folder options to view hidden files (and extensions), but cannot find any file anywhere on the entire computer (i.e. both hard drives) bearing the name "Outlook" or using the extension ".pst" - except, of course, the new one that I just created.

Any ideas?
 
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Ben M. Schorr [MVP]



Have you tried using Windows Search to find it or are you just browsing for it?

A search for *.pst should find it.

If not, can you restore it from your backup?
 
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