PST Repair Tool Features

Repair Outlook PST

You can easily repair, recover and split your PST file through Repair Outlook PST software. This is Three in one software to provide you the easy and efficient PST repair and recovery instantly. With lot of awards and positive response, you can download the software now.


Split PST File

With the same Outlook PST Repair software you can easily split your Large size PST file over 2 GB. The software helps you to get rid of your larger PST file (2 GB ) problem and at the same time helps you to repair your corrupted PST files. Also Recover Your PST Password.


PST Password Recovery

Apart from corrupted and damaged PST file repair and recovery, and also spliting large PST file you can also recover your lost PST Password using outlook pst repair software. With easy to use and efficient interfacce this software is popular in market.


Fix ‘this personal folders file is already in use’ error when importing PST?

Outlook data files consist of numerous important emails, notes, tasks, contacts & calendar together in a file. Outlook Personal folder files can easily be exported in the application with the help of ‘import & export wizard. Though the tool is actually meant to import outlook PST, many a times it happens that the file could not be imported properly which primarily is on account of corrupt PST file. To fix corrupt & damaged outlook data file, it is required executing scanpst.exe tool.


To better understand the situation, in a particular situation when it is tried to restore data by importing PST file to outlook, outlook generates the following message –


This personal folder file (.pst) is already in use in the current profile


After the very error message is received, it is not possible to import data to outlook and the messages stating ‘pst file is already in use' keeps popping up until the issue is finally resolved.



What causes ‘the personal folders file is already in use' Error?

Following are the reasons which may lead to generation of error with PST import task

  • The two outlook files, current & one being imported has same nomenclature
  • Read only attribute of outlook PST
  • Use of the file by outlook's local profile, which is being tried to be imported
  • The file imported is corrupt or damaged



How to fix error ‘the personal folder file is already in use in the current profile'?


Following are the steps to be followed so as to resolve PST file error when importing,

  • Changing the file name & importing it thereafter
  • Read-only attributes should be unchecked
  • Verify whether the file imported is being in use by local outlook profile
  • Corrupt PST file need to be repaired with the help of Inbox repair tool


If the error persists even after the above methods has been tried, it is suggested making use of outlook repair tool to scan the file for finding damages existing and thereafter repair & restore it data back. Howsoever, the file has got corrupted; it could easily & completely be repaired with the tool.

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