February 29, 2012

Outlook - password recovery of PST file

PstPassword - Recover lost password of Outlook PST file

The password encryption in the PST file is very weak, and for each password-protected PST file, there are many passwords that can open it.
PstPassword provides 3 different passwords for each password-protected PST file. It's possible that one of them will be the origianl password that you typed, and it's also possible that none of these passwords will be identical to the original one. However, all 3 passwords provided by PstPassword will open the PST file without problems.
For more interesting facts about the PST password encryption, click here.  

Source: http://www.nirsoft.net/utils/pst_password.html


  1. Thanks. This page helped me to recover my password of pst file.This really works. We can also use outlook pst repair tool which is the easiest and automatic.

  2. Really this is a nice tool to recover lost password of MS Outlook application. I have a suggestion which retrieve lost and forget password of MS Outlook.
    Outlook password recovery is such an effective tool to recover Outlook password.

  3. It is very sad that PST password has so weak security.