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I have lost the password for my personal.pst file. Is there any way to recover?

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#1 wagurk53


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Posted 22 October 2015 - 09:53 AM

I had created a personal.pst file and had set some rules to move a few e-mails over to this file. Eventually, when my Inbox reached its max limit, I even archived e-mail in this file. Now when I had created this long time ago I had set a password and did not remember that. So one day I was trying to clean up my Inbox and after the job was done , just went and closed the personal.pst file. The next day when I was trying to open it, I realized that it had a password and I had forgotten it.


I tried all my normal combinations, but it has been a couple of years since I opened the file and don’t remember the password combination I was using in those days at all.


So trying to see if there is any way I can recover this data.


Any help is appreciated.



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#2 hamluis



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Posted 22 October 2015 - 11:12 AM

Not sure if this is what you need...but take a look:  http://www.nirsoft.net/utils/pst_password.html .



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