Recover email and repair damaged Outlook databases completely automatically. DiskInernals Outlook Recovery restores your access to email after a hard drive failure or data corruption.
Pros: DiskInternals Outlook Recovery is a recovery, repair and extraction application that helps recover e-mail messages from lost or corrupted PST and OST files. The recovery can happen even when the disk is damaged. The program scans the complete hard disk surface to locate the files, recover and repair, if necessary, the mail messages. All you need to do is point the program to the right hard disk. You are able to recover messages, contacts and appointments details even when the files have been deleted or missing due to disk corruption. The program can access disk, scan it and recover Outlook databases even when the same is unreadable or inaccessible. It repairs the database as necessary. When recovered, the emails will have full previews and all the original attachments.
The recovery engine is able to locate, recover and repair damaged Outlook databases from formatted, corrupted and repartitioned hard disks, and can reconstruct highly fragmented PST files from multiple parts randomly distributed on the disk. It is able to extract useful information including email messages, attachments, address books, tasks, etc., from separate fragments of large PST files. The automatic process is carried out by a wizard that takes you step by step through a set up process. Whether it is a single email to be recovered from the Deleted Items folder or repair is needed for a corrupted database or recovery of email from a crashed hard disk settings are done by selecting answers to simple questions. While recovering email, you can export your messages into a different format. It can automatically export your email into Outlook, Vista Mail, Outlook Express, and EML formats.
Cons: One can only judge the effectiveness in real situations. So seeking user feedback could be effective in judging suitability for your situation.
Overall: Quite an effective package with nice and easy interface. This is good for a 4 star category.