Kernel Outlook PST Password Recovery – A Complete Insight

Kernel has a wide range of Outlook tools that help users solve their problems while using MS Outlook. They have always received positive reviews from the users for their Outlook tools, and they keep updating their tools to meet the requirements of the users. Recently, they came up with an Outlook PST password recovery tool that helped me in recovering, removing, and setting a new password for all type of my Outlook PST files.

By my experience, I would say that this is one of the best tools that I have ever used to recover password for Outlook PST files. To understand better, let’s have a clear look at the installation process, user-interface, and functionality of this tool.

Installation of Kernel PST Password Recovery

Installing Outlook PST password recovery tool is as simple as opening a word document. But, first you have to download this tool – Kernel Outlook PST password recovery tool can easily be downloaded from the website without paying anything. Yes, this tool is completely free to download.

After downloading the tool, the installation process is very simple. It takes only a few steps to install the tool. I just had to click ‘next-next,’ and it was done. Let’s have a look at the installation process.

  1. After downloading the tool, click on the setup icon to install the tool. A window will pop-up on your screen, asking do you want to install this tool on your system. Click ‘yes’ to install the tool.
  2. Then click ‘next’ to complete the setup.
  3. In the 3rd step, you’ll find the license agreement of the tool, which clarifies the terms and conditions of installing this tool. Select ‘I accept the agreement’, and then click ‘next’ to install the tool.
  4. After installing the tool, you’ll be redirected to select the destination where you want to install it. It requires at least 21.8 MB of free disk space to install the tool. After selecting the destination, click ‘Next’ for the installation.
  5. After selecting the destination, you’ll be asked to select the folder where you want to install the tool. You can choose a different folder if you want. Otherwise, it will automatically create a new folder with its name on the desired disk. After choosing a folder, click ‘Next’ for installation.
  6. In the next step, you’ll be asked to select the additional tasks before installing the tool, such as create a desktop icon or create a quick launch icon. If you don’t want to create any of these, then unselect both these additional tasks and click ‘Next.’
  7. Now the tool is ready to install, in the final step, it will show the ‘Destination folder’, ‘Start Menu folder’ and the additional tasks that you’ve selected to install the tool. Now, click ‘Install’ and it will take only 5-10 seconds to finish the setup.
  8. Once the setup of the tool is completed, you’ll be asked whether you want to launch the Kernel Outlook PST password recovery or not. If you don’t want to launch the tool just after the installation, then unclick that checkbox, and click ‘Finish’ to complete the installation process.

Kernel Outlook PST password recovery tool is now ready to use. You can launch this tool by clicking the desktop icon of the tool.

How to Use Kernel Outlook PST Recovery Tool?

The first thing that I noticed after installing the tool is its user-interface and functionality. Kernel Outlook PST password recovery offers a great interface, all its features are so easy to understand that you don’t have to read a user manual for using this tool. All its features are easily visible on its interface mentioning their objectives.

Kernel Outlook PST password recovery tool helps you in three ways with your PST password protected files, i.e. recovering the lost or forgotten password, to remove the password, and to reset the password.  I used all the three methods to check the functionality of the tool. And believe me, every method was so easy to perform. So, I am sharing my experience of using this tool.

Recovering Outlook PST Passwords

Recovering the PST password with Kernel Outlook PST password recovery is very simple and easy. To recover the password of your PST file;

  1. Launch Kernel Outlook PST Password Tool
  2. Click on ‘Add Files’, and select the file for which you want to recover the password, and then click ‘Recover Password’.
  3. A window will pop-up showing that ‘Process completed’. Click ‘OK’ after the recovery of the password.
  4. Now, if you want to save this report to a CSV file, then click ‘Save Report to CSV’. Give a name to the CSV file and click ‘Save.’

Removing Outlook PST Passwords

Removing Outlook PST passwords is as simple as recovering it, though it is a bit different than the recovering process. To remove the Outlook PST passwords;

  1. Launch the Kernel Outlook PST password recovery tool.
  2. Click on ‘Add Files’, and select the PST file for which you want to remove the password, and then click ‘Remove Password’.
  3. A window will pop-up to warn you about creating a backup PST file. If you already have a backup, then click ‘I have the backup, continue’. But, if you don’t have a backup, it is strongly recommended that you click ‘Do not continue’ and create a backup for PST file.
  4. Click ‘OK’ to complete the process, and if you want to save this report to a CSV file, then click ‘Save Report to CSV.’ Give a name to the CSV file and click ‘Save’.

Resetting Outlook PST Passwords

Resetting the Outlook PST new password is much like removing the password. To set a new password for the Outlook PST file;

  1. Launch the Kernel Outlook PST password recovery tool.
  2. Click on ‘Add Files’, and select the PST file for which you want to set the new password, and then click ‘Set New Password.’
  3. A window will pop-up to warn you about creating a backup PST file. If you already have a backup, then click ‘I have the backup, continue.’ But, if you don’t have a backup, it is strongly recommended that you click ‘Do not continue’ and create a backup for PST file.
  4. A display will pop-up on the screen for setting the new password. Enter your password and confirm it by reentering it, and then click ‘OK.’
  5. Click ‘OK’ on resetting the password, and if you want to save this report to a CSV file, then click ‘Save Report to CSV.’ Give a name to the CSV file and click save.

Password recovery for PST files was never so easy for me, but Kernel Outlook PST password recovery tool really made it easier for me.

Final Words

Based on my experience, I would say that it has been a very successful tool for me to recover, remove and reset the password of my PST files. I believe that this tool is specially designed for the people who struggle with unlocking their important PST files.

It is a completely helpful, user-friendly and intuitive tool, which understands the needs of a user. I didn’t face any problem or error while using Kernel Outlook PST password recovery tool. And I would recommend this tool to every user who is looking for unlocking or recovering their PST files.

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