Turn off AutoArchive

Do any of the following:

ShowPrevent AutoArchive from running on all folders

The following procedure turns off AutoArchive for all folders, including individual folders with AutoArchive turned on.

  1. On the Tools menu, click Options, and then click the Other tab.
  2. Click AutoArchive.
  3. Clear the Run AutoArchive every n days check box.

ShowPrevent AutoArchive from running on one folder

  1. On the Go menu, click Folder List, right-click the folder you want to AutoArchive, and then click Properties on the shortcut menu.
  2. Click the AutoArchive tab.
  3. Select the Do not archive items in this folder option.

ShowCancel archiving that's in process

  • In the lower-right corner of the status bar, next to the Archiving folder message, click the down arrow, and then click Cancel Archiving.
Applies to:
Outlook 2003