As we know that Scanpst.exe is a Microsoft tool which is also known as Inbox Repair Tool. To understand Scanpst.exe you should first understand a bit about Outlook and the process how this file stores your personal information. Outlook works as a file which stores the files in a single folder which is popularly known as Scanpst.exe. With different types of files it also includes email message, contacts, calendar events, journal entries, notes, task etc. The items you use in Outlook either you store or create those are saved in Outlook PST file.
Microsoft Outlook is built in function work as a database to manage Outlook files. But there are number of reasons for the corruption of PST file such as 2 GB or 4GB file size limitation, unexpected shutdown, network sharing and many more. Scanpst.exe (Inbox repair tool) file is specially designed tool which is used to fix such corruption issue. But sometimes when the pst file gets corrupt then this tool become invisible. Many times it has seen that if you go to repair PST file and want to locate scanpst.exe file location then you fail to do so.
Some common reasons which may be cause of this problem are:-
In Microsoft Outlook 2007 you might have to face 'Scanpst.exe location 2007' problem. Vista is also prone for this type of location problem. This problem can be resolved when you attempt to search Scanpst.exe at its correct position. If you have valid backup then you can also backup your pst files and emails. If all these processes don't work then you have a single option that is third party utility.
Outlook PST repair tool is specially designed software to resolve such kind of file corruption issue. It is a reliable and advanced application to repair corrupted, damaged, and formatted pst file. This repair software repairs PST file in any issues. It supports MS Outlook 2007, 2003, 2002 and 2000. So get its free version and repair your pst problem.
It's really difficult to get back Outlook data after a system crash. But I easily get back the entire lost data even after my system crash with the help of Outlook PST Repair software.
Thank you again for the great help! Allen 'Oahu'