Step by Step Guide to Convert OST to PST using EdbMails

  1. Note:
    1. Install Outlook on your computer.
    2. Create a profile in your Outlook.
  2. a. Download the EdbMails setup and install it on your computer where you have your Offline EDB file that you wish to recover.   Download

    b. Double click the EdbMails setup (EdbMailsSetup.exe) to start the installation process.

    c. On the Welcome page, click 'Next >' to proceed. And to complete the installation, follow the instructions that appear on the installation screens accordingly.


  3. Click the 'Start Your Free Trial' button

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  4. a. Select the Export Method as 'OST Recovery' and click 'Continue'
    select ost
    From the below screen select the OST file that you wish to recover and export emails from the same to a PST file.

    b. Click the 'Browse for OST' button to navigate to where the OST is located.

    Now click the 'Continue' button to start the recovery operation.

    Convert OST to PST

  5. a. Select the location to store the exported PST file by clicking the 'Browse' button.


    b. Right click the Tree view and select the Mailbox / folder that you wish to export to a PST file. Choose the 'Export Selected Mailboxes / Folders to PST' popup menu item to continue with the export operation.
    OST to PST recovery tool ost export option

    c. Click the 'Export to Outlook PST' option to continue.
    OST to PST recovery tool continue to export OST

    d. Choose the needed mailboxes and click on 'Export OST to PST' as shown below
    OST to PST recovery tool select the mailbox to export

    e. During export operation, the progress will be displayed as shown in the below screenshot.
    OST to PST recovery tool OST extraction progress

    f. Once the Export operation is completed, the message 'Export operation has been completed.' will be prompted. You can now, open the exported PST file using Microsoft Outlook and verify the emails, Calendars, Contacts etc., items accordingly.

    Note: To Convert OST to PST you need to install MS Outlook. Outlook installation is not required if you want to Migrate OST to Office 365 or OST to Live Exchange server.

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