MS outlook is an application of Microsoft package which is mainly used for sending and receiving emails; except mailing, it can also be used to manage various kinds of personal data such as – calendar appointments and similar entries, tasks contacts, notes, etc. To help prevent unintentional intrusion by other people who share your computer, a password can be set for outlook data files. You can also create, change or reset the password.


Sometimes we forget passwords and at that moment we need to recover the password. There are some tools which help to retrieve the outlook password. These tools are different for PST and OST files.


Outlook Password Recovery


The followings are some ways through which you can recover outlook password and gain access to your email again. You can try resetting your outlook password when you unable to recall it.


There is a “Reset your password” page available. Enter your new password, click on “Next”


Make your selection from a list of reasons why do you want to reset, then click “Next”


After that, you have to enter your Microsoft account(recovery email address), follow instructions and Next


You will receive a one-time code in your email or phone number. Input the verification code in the appropriate box and submit an entry.


Now, you can generate a new password.


If you can’t recall your recovery email or phone number then you have to use third party software to recover the password.


 Kernel Outlook Password Recovery


It is a three-in-one software to recover, remove and set a new password for any PST outlook file. Followings are the steps to recover the password :


Download and launch the kernel outlook password recovery tool


Add the password forgotten PST file and click on the ‘recover password’ button


After clicking the button you can see the recovered outlook password is displayed, click ‘OK


To reset the password for outlook PST file -


Click ‘Add files’, select a PST file


Click on ‘set new password


Click ‘I have the backup, continue’ (if back up the file previously)


Enter a password and verify the password, then click ‘OK


There is also a button for removing the password.


Smartkey office password recovery


This software is all in one recovery tool which can recover passwords of other office tools like powerpoint, excel, access, outlook and others.


There is also “Windows Key from the password” which works alongside a bootable USB drive or CD. The program embeds the recovery tool on a bootable drive which can be used to retrieve outlook password or other.


It’s difficult that you can remember all of your passwords. If you forget it, Microsoft cannot retrieve it. Keep password you write down in a secure location/place/file, away from the information that it helps protect.


If your Microsoft Windows user is password protected and no other person has authority to access your system, then you can select  “save this password” in your password list check box after you set your new password. Thus the computer can remember password and then you need not remember and type it in each time you open the outlook data file. 


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