eSource: Exporting PST Files From Outlook

Handy tip or trick

The personal storage folder (.pst) feature allows you to save and back up your data. You can back up contacts, messages, journal entries, tasks, appointments and notes in .pst files.

1. Launch Microsoft Outlook
2. Go to File>Options>Advanced
3. Under Export, click Export
4. Select Export to a file and click Next
5. Select Outlook Data File (.pst), click Next
6. Select the folder that you want to export, click Next
7. Select the location where you want the file saved
8. Give the file a name and check off “No Encryption”
9. Click OK

Submitted by: Admin ACES Technology Help Desk
Date submitted: 07/26/2011, last modified 10/04/2012
Categories: Computers and Technology