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“Outlook data file cannot be accessed” error may occur if the Outlook profile is corrupt or when you move the “Outlook .PST” file to another location – on your local disk or to another computer. The error screen appears as follows, in Microsoft Outlook 2013. You can also create a Personal folder (.PST) file in Microsoft Outlook 2013.

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  1. To resolve this error, first open Microsoft outlook 2013. Click on “File” and select “Account Settings”.outlook 2013 2 info account settings
  2. From the “Account Settings” dialog box, click on “E-mail” tab. Highlight the account with the problem and click on “Change folder” button.  Resetting Outlook it is very easy also.  outlook 2013 3 change folder
  3. Click on “New Outlook Data File”. Give a name for new data file you want. Click OK.outlook 2013 4 outlook data file
  4. From the information window, if you expand it, the “TEST FILE” (name given by the user for “New Outlook Data file”), select the “Inbox” sub-folder. Choose “OK”.outlook 2013 5 inbox subfolder
  5. Again Go to Account settings and select “Change Folder”.outlook 2013 6 account change folder
  6. Select correct data file and folder that you want to store email messages.outlook 2013 7 correct file folder
  7. Click “OK” .Now close “Account Settings”. Click on “Send/Receive” option. Your emails will work properly.

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