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How to delete VIRUS in Outlook Data File (.pst)

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How to delete VIRUS in Outlook Data File (.pst)

Hello Sir/Madam

 

I'm looking for a way to delete Virus in Outlook Data File (.pst) .

If you have any advice, please let me know.

 

Thank you.

 

Scanning Report 01 February 2017 12:00:00 - 12:37:14

Computer name: P2NC0249
Scanning type: Full scan
Target: C:\ D:\ + system + rootkits


Result: 1 malware found

Gen:Variant.Symmi.51609 (virus)

  • D:\Outlook\Surisa.pst Action: FAILED
1 REPLY
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Re: How to delete VIRUS in Outlook Data File (.pst)

A PST is like an archive, you can not easily change something inside.
The alert should also contain hints which mail is malicious.
Find the message.
Delete the massage with [shift-del] (so that it will not be moved to trash).

finally follow this to compact your PST:
https://support.office.com/en-US/article/Reduce-the-size-of-Outlook-Data-Files-pst-and-ost-E4C6A4F1-...

 

Matthias
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