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Windows 7: Windows changed Outlook .pst-file into folder

18 Apr 2010   #1

Windows 7 x64
Windows changed Outlook .pst-file into folder

Windows 7 seemed to have suddenly changed one of my .pst files I use for Outlook into a folder (written in green). The folder/file is located outside of the surveillanced recovery locations, is there a way to change said folder back into a working file?

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18 Apr 2010   #2

Windows 10 Pro (x64)

No idea what you are referring to honestly. But Windows would not suddenly do something to PST or any other files unless told to do so by a user or application.
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18 Apr 2010   #3

Windows 7 x64

I've seen Windows do more weird stuff than that.

I've been using Outlook, I hibernated my computer, hibernated system didn't recover correctly so I had to restart (didn't mention that). After that, the file was now shown as a folder.
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