Recover Outlook 2010 Contacts


Microsoft Outlook can keep track of email ids, contact numbers and much more crucial information. Contacts are nothing but a list of people in the address book. By using this Outlook item you can send mails to all your colleagues and friends. If you are an Outlook 2010 user then you must have come across this situation where in you found it difficult to access your address book contacts. This is an indication that due to certain unexpected causes your Outlook file is damaged. There are several reasons behind Outlook file corruption. If you are worried that you have lost all your address book contacts from Outlook then stop worrying. You can recover Outlook 2010 contacts easily by using reliable software such as Outlook recovery software which has the ability to retrieve Outlook contacts that are deleted or lost from Outlook 2000, 2003, 2007 and 2010.


You may lose contacts from your Outlook at any moment and there are certain data loss scenarios which are unavoidable. If you don’t want to lose important contacts from your Microsoft Outlook then you must take certain necessary steps in order to save Outlook data. You must protect your Outlook PST file from getting corrupt. Outlook PST file gets damaged due to improper exit, threatening viruses, network failure, etc. Power failure, power surges will lead to improper system shutdown due to which your Personal Storage Table file gets broken.

Due to power failure hard disk of your Windows also gets damaged. This will again lead to the corruption of .pst file. You must always ensure that the battery backup of your computer system is good to prevent corruption of your Outlook file. It is very important to install and run a robust antivirus tool in your system to avoid entry of malicious viruses. To reduce the size of .pst file we usually go about performing compaction process. But it is not a good practice since your PST file may get broken while performing this action. It is better to keep a backup of Outlook files as you may easily lose them by deleting accidentally or by emptying the Windows recycle bin. If due to accidental deletion you lose all your Outlook .pst files then you can easily retrieve them by using Outlook recovery software which is a unique tool to recover Outlook deleted files with much ease.

Outlook recovery software is a renowned utility to recover Outlook 2010 contacts that are inaccessible due to PST file header corruption, compaction process, and operating system corruption. Address book contacts that are emptied from Outlook’s deleted items folder can also be recovered by using Outlook recovery software. If you are unable to open PST file due to corruption then you must try this software to carry out Outlook PST recovery within few minutes. With the help of this robust application you can quickly restore deleted Outlook emails, contacts, tasks and journals.

Steps to Recover Outlook 2010 contacts:

Step 1: Download and run Outlook recovery software in your system. Soon after launching Outlook recovery software you will get a screen from which you have to choose "Find PST File", "Open PST File" or "Select Outlook Profile" option based on the requirement.

Recover Outlook 2010 Contacts - Main Window

Figure 1: Main Window


Step 2: Then by choosing any one option among "Normal Scan" and "Smart Scan" you can initiate the scanning process. This process will scan the PST file to recover contacts from it.

Recover Outlook 2010 Contacts - Select the Mode of Scanning

Figure 2: Select the Mode of Scanning

Step 3: After the completion of scanning process you will get new PST file with all your lost contacts. Then you can preview the recovered contacts to evaluate the recovery chances. Finally you can buy this software if you are completely satisfied with its performance.

Recover Outlook 2010 Contacts - Preview Recovered Outlook 2010 Contacts

Figure 3: Preview Recovered Outlook 2010 Contacts