Enable or Disable In-Place Archive in Microsoft Office 365

Mark Regan | May 17th, 2020 | How to

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Microsoft Office 365 has various helpful features. In-Place Archive helps the users to organize and save mailbox space. Microsoft Office 365 gives In-Place Archive option which help you archive user mailboxes. You can enable or disable the option from the administrator control panel. Let us check how can we do it.

Step-1: Login to Microsoft 365 with administrator account. Then go to Exchange Admin Center by clicking on the following link: https://outlook.office365.com/ecp/

Step-2: From the left menu panel select option recipients

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Step-3: Select the desired Office 365 user(s) from the list and scroll down the details panel from the right side

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Step-4: You can see In-Place Archive heading with Enable option in the bottom of the details panel

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Step-5: Click on Enable option under the heading In-Place Archive. Choose yes when warning message pops up

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Voila! You have successfully archived the Microsoft Office 365 user account and you can see the mailbox type changes to User (Archive) from User

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Click on View Details to check the In-Place Quota and consumed space

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To disable the archiving, you can click on Disable option which will make the mailbox back to normal. Hope this page help you understand the process.

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