Set or Reset Outlook PST Password !!


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Lock your Outlook data information to prevent unnecessary interruption. Now you can set and reset password in Outlook PST. But the most important thing is once you forget password then Microsoft won’t be able to recover it. Microsoft provides free Tool to recover forgotten password for ANSI users but Unicode users have to purchase a third party tool to recover forgotten password.
We suggest you to use Outlook recovery software ( to get forgotten password back. The software has utility to fix deleted and password protected Outlook emails .

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Set or Reset Outlook PST Password !!

  1. 1. How to Set and Reset Password in Outlook ?
  2. 2. Password in Outlook PST is set to protect Outlook Details. Its helps to avoid unplanned disruption by other Persons who share your computer . When password is used, a password prompt is pop up when Outlook starts.
  3. 3. Some Important Points to be Remember  Outlook Password is not able to provide security against deliberate malicious attempted to access information  You can create password-protected Windows user account for improved way to confine access to your data  If you are running Outlook through Microsoft Exchange then you unable to set password for your Outlook data .  You can set password for entire Outlook PST file but you can't set password for individual folder within PST
  4. 4. How to Set the Password in Outlook ?
  5. 5. Steps 1:
  6. 6. Steps 2: Click on "Data Files " option. Then click the PST for which you want to set the password Click on setting to open the Personal Folders dialog box
  7. 7. Step 3 :
  8. 8. Steps 4 : Set New Password , the password can be 15 character long case sensitive. In verify password tab, type new password again  Don't select the save this password in your password list check box  Click on OK button again Click on Ok Button
  9. 9. Note : It is difficult that you remember your password. If you forget your password, Microsoft cannot retrieve it. Therefore, always store passwords at secure place .
  10. 10. Step 5 :
  11. 11. How to Remove the Password from the Outlook ?
  12. 12. Step 1 :
  13. 13. Step 2 : Click on "Data Files " option. Then click the PST for which you want to set the password Click on setting to open the Personal Folders dialog box
  14. 14. Step 3 :
  15. 15. Step 4 :
  16. 16. How to Remove Forgotten Password from Outlook ?
  17. 17. You can recover forgotten Password from MS Outlook PST .If you have set a password and accidently forget it then you can remove it by using Free Microsoft Tool named pst19upg.exe from Microsoft. But Free tool works for ANSI Format only . Unicode users has to purchase Outlook Recovery Software ( .
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