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Windows 7: Can't change auto-archive options

06 Jan 2011   #1

Windows 7
Can't change auto-archive options


I use Microsoft Outlook 2007. It currently auto-archives my Deleted Items, Sent Items and Search Folders. I didn't set it up to do this, it just does it automatically.

I also want it to auto-archive my Inbox. I followed the help instructions to try and do this (Tools > Options > Other or right clicking the Inbox folder > Properties). However, I see no auto-archive options at all. The help says:
Note Depending on your computer settings and add-ins, you might see different tabs in the Options dialog box.
But it does not explain how else I can change the auto-archive settings. Please could someone tell me how?

Thank you.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
10 Jan 2011   #2

Windows 7, Windows 7 and Windows XP

Remove windows update KB2412171
My System SpecsSystem Spec
10 Jan 2011   #3
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ult. x64


As above, the solution is to uninstall the windows update quoted.

Please see this thread for confirmation:
Outlook 2007 Archive & Performance Issues - Linked?

My System SpecsSystem Spec

10 Jan 2011   #4

Windows 7

Thank you. This fixed it.
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