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Outlook 2007 Archive Empty

Discussion in 'Business Applications' started by funnymatt, Nov 8, 2007.

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  1. funnymatt

    funnymatt Thread Starter

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    My Outlook 2007 (on Windows XP SP2) runs auto archive every couple of weeks, yet for some reason when I look in the "Archive" folder it is empty. Messages in my sent folder that are older than 6 months are removed from my primary pst as expected, they just never show up in the archive. I haven't messed with the default auto archive settings (not that I can remember at least). My system is fully patched through Microsoft Update. Has anyone experienced this? Any help is greatly appreciated.
     
  2. DYMongoose

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    I've seen this before with outlook (2000 or XP, don't remember), however I didn't look too deeply into it. I'm no expert on the matter, but I hear that AutoArchive is fairly unreliable. I would suggest disabling it and manually archiving every few months.
     
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