Issues in Outlook PST file after Upgrading to Outlook 2007

Outlook 2007 is the latest version of Microsoft Outlook. The new features that it provides are calendar snapshots, integrated RSS aggregator, programmability features etc. In addition, this version is considered to be safer as compared to its earlier versions. But after your upgrade to Outlook 2007, you receive some sort of Outlook file corruption (also known as PST) errors. Thus, you require restoring from your recent PST backup. But at times, you observe backup as damaged, not updated or absent. In such situations, you should scan your damaged PST file using commercial PST Repair applications.

Consider a practical scenario, you upgrade to Outlook 2007 from an earlier Outlook version (for example, Outlook 2003). After this, when you try to open Microsoft Outlook, it fails giving the below error message:

“Borland database engine not installed. Can't load Corel address book service provider”

Microsoft Outlook crashes after this error message. You may receive this error even if you are not using the mentioned service.


Probable causes of the above error message to occur are:

• Coral address book issues
• Incomplete upgrade
• PST is damaged or corrupted due to application errors, virus attack like problems


To correct such problems, follow these steps:

• You need to detect and troubleshoot coral address book problems
• If incomplete upgrade is the issue, uninstall Microsoft Outlook and install it again
• If PST corruption is the issue, make use of Inbox Repair Tool (scanpst.exe) to scan and repair your damaged PST file.

Inbox Repair is the built-in utility of Microsoft Outlook that repairs PST file, damaged due to internal reasons like application issues, disk errors etc. It can’t repair when external causes corrupt PST file. Thus, in case it fails to repair damaged PST, you can use third party PST Recovery applications.

PST Recovery Software software are complete products to analyze a damaged PST file. These are read-only tools built with indigenous technology to safely repair and restore damaged PST file. Such applications provide quality features, which include easy comprehending steps, read only design, precise and explained documentation and powerful PST Recovery abilities.

Stellar Phoenix Outlook PST Repair is a complete product that repairs corrupted PST files. It supports repair for Outlook 2007, 2003, 2002, and 2000. This read-only PST Repair tool restores all email messages, notes, journals, tasks, and other Outlook objects. The software is compatible with Windows Vista, XP, 2003, 2000 and NT.
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