MS Outlook is one of the most preferred desktop Email client amongst all email clients that allow its users to manage multiple email accounts through single panel. In the absence of Exchange Server, MS Outlook stores entire data like emails, attachments, tasks, etc. in PST file format. This PST file is only viewable through the MS Outlook Application but sometime due to unavailability of Outlook users need to open and view PST without MS Outlook Application. Here is some ways of viewing the Content of PST file outside outlook environment. All the mentioned ways allows opening or viewing PST file content free of cost.
Ways to open PST Files
1. You can easily Open and View the content of PST file without Outlook by converting the emails to TXT file format by saving the file as .txt form. Select the Email go to File- Select save as option and the file as TXT format.
2. PST files can be opened in HTML format effortlessly, you just have to save the PST file in Html format. Same process follow as saving to TXT format. Select the Email go to File- Select save as option and the file as HTML format.
Double the savedHTML file
3. Migrate the PST file into GMAIL. For this you just have to import your emails to gmail by using Google App Migration Tool, processed online. Launched the tool and follow the steps and import your PST to Gmail
Sign in to Import the PST files
4. Use a free PST Viewer Software of SysInfo to view the PST file without Outlook. This PST viewer is programmed with various functionality like you are also able to view your corrupt PST files, automatically detect the details of selected file etc.
In this Post, I have explained some ways of viewing PST file without Outlook Application and you just have your PST files with you. Hope this was helpful for you.