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Disk Doctors Outlook Express Recovery



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Item Description

Outlook Express Email Recovery Software

Outlook Express Recovery – An Introduction

Disk Doctors Email Recovery (.dbx) software is a tool designed for recovering accidentally deleted Outlook Express email messages from any “dbx / mbx” archive or to repair damaged *.dbx files where Outlook Express stores folders containing email messages. This procedure is often referred to as DBX recovery.

Overview

Microsoft Outlook Express – Overview

Outlook Express is a somewhat different application Microsoft Office Outlook email client. It is a simplified version of Outlook and as such is offered free bundled with Internet Explorer.  Outlook proper comes as part of the Microsoft Office suite for Windows. Outlook uses .pst files.  Express generally uses .dbx files for storing emails.

Outlook Express stores its email messages in different formats depending on the version.

  1. Outlook Express v 4, which shipped with Windows 98, stored messages in *.mbx files.
  2. Outlook Express v 5, which shipped with Windows 98SE, switched to *.dbx files, with a separate file for each mailbox folder.
  3. Outlook Express v 5.50 shipped with Windows 2000
  4. Outlook Express v 5.5 shipped with Windows Me
  5. Outlook Express v 6, which is included with Windows XP, also stores messages in *.dbx files.

As with all storage file systems they are especially prone to file loss and data corruption. This is due to several potential factors. These files are compacted and then reopened often. Anti-virus programs scan mail files. (These can alter file structure.)

Recovery Capabilities

Disk Doctors Email Recovery Software repairs damaged *.dbx files and recovers *.eml files in the selected destination folder as an output once the recovery process is over, which simply can be imported by drag and drop function to a new folder in Outlook Express.

Simple to use for fast email recovery

Disk Doctors Outlook Express Email Recovery Software is accompanied by an on-screen “wizard”; which guides you through the dbx recovery of lost emails from “dbx” & “mbx” files step by step. When all is accomplished you will receive all the recovered emails or repaired Outlook folder.

Disk Doctors Outlook Express Email Recovery (.dbx) recovers emails after:

  • File corruption due to “Compact File or Compact All Folders” option usage.
  • Antivirus trying to scan incoming & outgoing emails sometime causing data corruption to *.dbx files.
  • Huge numbers of outlook express emails in the Inbox or Sent Folders file sometime causing data corruption to the respective .dbx files.
  • Accidental deletion of email or permanent deletion of emails from deleted items folders in Outlook Express.

Features

  • Mail recovery supported on *.dbx & *.mbx file formats on Microsoft Outlook Express 5.0, 5.01, 5.5, 6.0 & Microsoft Outlook Express 4.0
  • New Astute-Scan™ technology to locate and recover emails even when the archive file is having intensive damages.
  • It recovers complete email header which provides lot of valuable information apart from “From, To & Subject”.
  • Enhanced search option for locating *.dbx files.
  • You may open recovered messages (*.eml files) directly in Outlook Express.
  • Destination path for recovering messages in *.eml file format could be any (including network) disk visible by the host operating system.
  • Provides new enhanced intuitive interface.
  • Host OS: 2000/XP/2003

System Requirements

Disk Doctors Outlook Express Email Recovery (.dbx) is compatible with:

  • Windows XP Professional and Home Edition
  • Windows Vista
  • Windows 7
  • Windows Server 2003 (all versions)
  • Windows Server 2008

At least 64 MB of RAM and enough free disk space for recovered outlook express mails, etc.

Requires Microsoft .Net Framework Version 1.1, however software installer automatically installs and adds support for .Net framework, if it is not present on the machine.

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FAQs

FAQ


What is a .dbx file?

Outlook Express is a different application as compared from the Microsoft Office Outlook e-mail client which comes with Microsoft Office for Windows. Outlook Express is bundled with Internet Explorer and uses *.dbx files for storing emails.

Outlook Express stores its e-mail messages in different formats depending on the version.

  1. Outlook Express v 4, which shipped with Windows 98, stored messages in *.mbx files.
  2. Outlook Express v 5, which shipped with Windows 98SE, switched to *.dbx files, with a separate file for each mailbox folder.
  3. Outlook Express v 5.50 shipped with Windows 2000
  4. Outlook Express v 5.5 shipped with Windows Me
  5. Outlook Express v 6, which is included with Windows XP, also stores messages in *.dbx files.

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What is dbt file? How can i recover emails from such files?

dbt files are the temporary file created for dbx files. If for due to any reason Microsoft Outlook Express crashes and you cannot find a required dbx file or recover an important email from the dbx file, then try and locate dbt files on your local hard disk using Windows Search, rename their extensions to .dbx and then recover emails in them using Disk Doctors Outlook Express Email Recovery (.dbx).

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What is mbx file? How can i recover emails from such files?

Outlook Express stores its e-mail messages in different formats depending on the version. Outlook Express v 4, which shipped with Windows 98, stored messages in *.mbx files. Rename their extensions to .dbx and then recover emails in them using Disk Doctors Email Recovery (.dbx).

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What is the store path of Microsoft Outlook Express?

It is useful to know that Outlook Express stores its email files in a location such as the following:

“C:\Documents & Settings\Administrator\Local Settings\Application Data\Identities\{SDOCE8ABD-5896-3E3D5}\Microsoft\Outlook Express”

Where ‘Administrator’ is the user’s logon ID and the value in curly-brackets {} is an arbitrary string.

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How to locate dbx files on my hard drive?

The default path where outlook stores dbx files is: “C:\Documents & Settings\Administrator\Local Settings\Application Data\Identities\{SDOCE8ABD-5896-3E3D5}\Microsoft\Outlook Express”

However, you also can go to “Tools menu and select “Options” and then select “Maintenance” tab, click the button “Store Folder” and copy the path, and paste the same to Windows Explorer to view the files.

You may also use Disk Doctors Email Recovery (.dbx) inbuilt search function to find dbx files on any of your logical drives.

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I’ve used the compact folder and once the process is over, all of my emails are lost from my Inbox. Is recovery possible using Disk Doctors Email Recovery (.dbx)?

Yes, please use the demo version to evaluate and then purchase the full version to recover emails from the mentioned dbx file.

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