Are you wondering how to export OST to PST safely? If your answer is yes, then stop your search as in this blog, we have discussed the manual method and how a user can export the data using a third-party tool. It is important to select the right method as a wrong step can delete your data permanently. Just make sure that you opt for the right to export data from OST to PST as this way, you will not risk the security of your data.

Manual Method to Export OST to PST

  • Move OST Files as PST

Make certain that Outlook is running on the machine and it should be connected with the Exchange Server.

  1. Open Outlook and click on ‘File Menu’.
  2. Now, click on ‘Open and Export’ option.
  3. Then click on the button ‘Export’ and select the files you want to export and click on the ‘Next’ button.
  4. Choose the location you want to export the files and save the PST files.
  5. Now, click on the ‘Finish’ button.
  •  Archive the OST Files to PST File Format

The user can archive the OST files to PST file format and back up their OST files such as emails, contacts, calendar, journals, notes, folders, and subfolders. Below we mentioned the steps to archive the OST files into PST:

  1. Open Outlook and click on the ‘File Menu’.
  2. Choose the ‘Archive’ option.
  3. Select the OST files you need to archive and click on the ‘Browse’ button to select the location to save the files.
  4. Now, click on the ‘Finish’ button.
  • Export OST Files to a New PST

Below we have mentioned the steps to move the files to a new PST:

  1. Open ‘Outlook’ and make a new PST file.
  2. Now, drag the folders you want to move from OST files into a new PST file.

 Use Advik OST to PST Converter to Export OST Files to PST

 Advik OST to PST Converter offers so many features that enable the user to convert the OST files to PST format in just a few minutes. The efficient tool can convert the OST files to PST without losing any data. The tool preserves the Meta Properties and Attachments of an email during the conversion process. The user can export their OST files to multiple file formats such as MBOX, EML, EMLX, NSF, Zimbra, Office365, and etc. The tool supports the ‘Batch Conversion’ features that allow the user to select multiple files in one go.