Solved

Retention time Exchange 2010 not working

Posted on 2014-10-13
6
7 Views
Last Modified: 2016-06-14
I'm running an Exchange 2010 server (14.3 (build 123.4). After cleaning mailboxes all boxes having a "Recoverable Items" folder wich contains mails older then the retention time. Also set the retention time to 0 days. Still all mails are available in the recoverable items folder. Whats to do?
0
Comment
Question by:sitpro
  • 2
  • 2
6 Comments
 
LVL 8

Expert Comment

by:Jeff Perry
ID: 40378153
Did you restart your exchange services after setting the new retention time?
0
 
LVL 31

Expert Comment

by:Gareth Gudger
ID: 40378159
By default the cleaning process run by the Managed Folder Assistant only runs once a day. How long ago did you make these changes?

More info here.
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb123958.aspx
0
 

Author Comment

by:sitpro
ID: 40379603
I did the change a week ago and after that there where serval reboots
0
 
LVL 8

Accepted Solution

by:
Jeff Perry earned 500 total points
ID: 40379786
Yeah that is plenty of time and restarts. You may have the issue described here.

http://msexchangeguru.com/2013/03/29/totaldeleteditemssize/
0
 

Author Comment

by:sitpro
ID: 40381876
@Jeff

Great, this is the solution! I test it with one useraccount with the ESM. Now i need to know how i can do that for all my Exchange users. Maybe you know how to do that?

Many thank!
0

Featured Post

Free Trending Threat Insights Every Day

Enhance your security with threat intelligence from the web. Get trending threat insights on hackers, exploits, and suspicious IP addresses delivered to your inbox with our free Cyber Daily.

Join & Write a Comment

Suggested Solutions

Resolve Outlook connectivity issues after moving mailbox to new Exchange 2016 server
Easy CSR creation in Exchange 2007,2010 and 2013
In this video we show how to create a Shared Mailbox in Exchange 2013. We show this process by using the Exchange Admin Center. Log into Exchange Admin Center.: First we need to log into the Exchange Admin Center. Navigate to the Recipients >> Sha…
To show how to generate a certificate request in Exchange 2013. We show this process by using the Exchange Admin Center. Log into Exchange Admin Center.:  First we need to log into the Exchange Admin Center. Navigate to the Servers >> Certificates…

757 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

16 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now