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what happend when I delete retention policy which is already applied in Organization?

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  • In my case, I've applied A retention policy which is moved to archive mailbox when message is over 30 days. So some of my messages are already moved to archive mailbox. However, what happened if I delete the A retention policy in my org?

    The messages already in archive mailbox is moved to inbox and other folder originally? Or Will the messages keep in archive mailbox if it has already been processed?

    Please help me for this! :)


    Monday, July 9, 2018 1:20 AM

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  • If you remove the retention policy, everything stops and nothing is reverted.  No messages are moved after the policy removal, and nothing is moved back automatically.

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    Monday, July 9, 2018 5:39 AM
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