Microsoft Entourage is a personal information manager and email client of Mac OS X operating system, developed and marketed by Microsoft Corporation. It is a module of Microsoft Office for Mac. It also provides support for Microsoft Exchange Server. It creates Identity to store your valuable data. The Identity feature enables various users to access emails, Contact information, and Task and Calender items in a uniquely configured and separate environment. However, in some situations, the identity may disappear or get deleted from the database. In such cases, you can not access your critical data from the Entourage database and face severe data loss conditions. At this point, Mac Recovery becomes essential to get your data back.
You can use the Identity feature of Entourage application when:
• There are various users who have different personal information and email accounts, which use same Mac computer. The scenario is pretty common for the users who share single Macintosh Machine.
• A user needs to separate his/her personal emails, Tasks, Contact informations, and Schedule from the items, which are related to work.
Location of user Identity in Entourage:
Microsoft Entourage application installs the MUD (Microsoft User Data) folder in User’s Document directory. Your Identity is stored in this folder. By default, ‘Main’ name is assigned to the Identity.
Under some circumstances, you can not see or access your Identity in Entourage application. The problem may be due to missing or deleted Identity. This situation may occur due to accidental deletion, virus infection, application errors, and other such reasons.
At this point, you can not access your emails, notes, contacts, tasks, and other significant data from Entourage application and need data recovey mac. Following steps help in retrieving lost Identity:
• Restore from backup. If you have an absolute backup of Entourage database, restore lost or deleted identity from it.
• Recover lost Identity using third-party applications, known as mac file recovery Software. Since Identity is a file, such tools can easily recover it.
The recovery applications employ high-end scanning techniques to carry out in-depth scan of entire Mac OS X hard drive and extract all lost, missing, and inaccessible data from it. They enable you to perform Mac Data Recovery on your own, without any prior technical skills.
Stellar Phoenix Macintosh Data Recovery is the most advanced and effective application that is used to ensure perfect recovery of lost data. It supports Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard, 10.5 Leopard, 10.4 Tiger, and 10.3.9 Panther. The software recovers data from HFS, HFS+, HFSX, HFS Wrapper, and FAT file system volumes.
How to Recover Deleted Identity in Entourage?