SysTools WAB Recovery

Recover, Restore, Search & Export Outlook Express Address Book (.wab) Contacts

  • Recover corrupt & deleted Address Book contacts from WAB file
  • Export & save recovered contacts as CSV, vCard, WAB or PST
  • Allows you to scan, recover & preview contact with all attributes
  • No file size limitations: Tested with 10,000+ contacts conversion
  • MS Outlook should be installed to export WAB contacts into PST

List of Key Features in SysTools WAB Recovery Software

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Recover Deleted WAB Contacts

The software allows you to recover and save the deleted contacts from Outlook express WAB file. If your .wab file is inaccessible, corrupt or damaged then get the contacts recovered out of it using WAB recovery software. While recovering the contacts, the software will keep the Meta data and associated details intact.


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List & Preview WAB Contacts

After recovering the corrupt WAB file, the software will list all the contacts alphabetically. You can easily preview these contacts and their associated details like contact name and email address. As the contacts are listed alphabetically, it will be easier for you to find any specific contact according to its name initial.


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Export & Save Contacts

After recovery of WAB file contacts, you can save it in multiple formats like:

  • Export as CSV
  • Export as vCard
  • Export as WAB
  • Export as PST

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Export WAB to CSV

With the help of this option, users can create CSV file for all the contacts in windows address book. As the CSV files are accessible with multiple applications, you can easily open and view the contacts in MS excel. The software will create separate columns for all the fields present within the address book.


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Export WAB to vCard

Using this option, you can create single vCard file for each contact present within the WAB file. As vCard is a widely used format to save the contacts in multiple applications like MS Outlook, Thunder bird, Lotus Notes etc.


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Restore WAB Contacts

The WAB recovery tool also offers you an easy mean to recover and save WAB file into WAB format. Thus, you can create another healthy WAB file having all the recovered contacts in it. Also, this WAB file can be further used with any other Outlook Express profile on any other machine.


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Export WAB to Outlook PST

In order to export the contacts from Outlook express wab file into MS Outlook, this option will work. The software allows you to create single PST file for all WAB file contacts and it will be of UNICODE type. Later, you can import or add PST file in Outlook and use it effectively.


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Search Contacts within Results

After recovery of WAB file contacts, the software provides you the option to search contacts within results. You can type any name or email address and software will show you the exact match contact. This will help you in finding any specific contacts from large number of contacts.


WAB Recovery Tool Screenshots
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Step 1: WAB Recovery
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Step 2: Recovery Completed Successfully
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Step 3: Preview WAB Contacts
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Step 4: Export WAB File
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Size: 2.7 MB Version: 1.1

Trial Limitations

Demo version of WAB Recovery Software allows the users to preview the list of recovered contacts.

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System Specifications

System Specifications
  • Hard Disk Space: 5 MB of free hard disk space required
Frequently Asked Question
Can I get back recovered Outlook Express contacts in WAB file?

Yes, SysTools WAB Recovery will recover corrupted Outlook Express contacts from WAB file and export them into CSV, vCard, PST as well as WAB format successfully.

Does this software support bulk recovery of WAB files?

You can recover contacts only from one WAB file at a time.

Is it possible to recover a WAB file of approx. 10 GB with the tool?

Yes, you can recover any size of WAB file successfully with this tool. There is no file size limitation imposed by the software for recovery.

Is Outlook Express installation required on machine for WAB recovery?

Yes, Outlook Express email client should be installed on performing machine if you wish to export recovered WAB contacts back into WAB file format.

Can I install this software on a Windows 8.1 PC?

Yes, this software can be installed on Windows 8.1 as well as lower versions of the OS.

Is there any limitation of WAB file size?

No, there is no limitation of size of WAB file. You can convert any size of wab file having any number of contacts in it.

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Add Wab File
Preview Wab File Contacts
Recover Deleted WAB Contacts
Search Contacts within Results
Export WAB to CSV or WAB
Export WAB to vCard
Export WAB to Outlook PST
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