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How Outlook determines archive date for archiving mail

If you've set up Archive or AutoArchive features in Microsoft Outlook, Outlook then makes determinations on what gets archived by checking certain dates associated with certain type of files.

If you're having difficulty with archiving not working in the way you expect, the following Microsoft articles may be of help:

Archive Settings Explained

My Outlook 365 email is based on Last Modified Date, not Received date


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September 23, 2023

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