Published: July 16, 2012
The RetentionAction element specifies the action performed on items with the retention tag.
Applies to: Exchange Online | Exchange Server 2013 | Office 365
The following sections describe attributes, child elements, and parent elements.
The text value of the RetentionAction element is the action performed on items. The following list contains the text values for the RetentionAction element.
None – No action is performed on the item.
MoveToDeletedItems – The item is moved to the default Deleted Items folder.
MoveToFolder – The item is moved to a specified folder.
DeleteAndAllowRecovery – The item is deleted and put into the Dumpster.
PermanentlyDelete – The item is permanently deleted from the mailbox.
MarkAsPastRetentionLimit – The item is marked as having exceeded the retention time limit.
MoveToArchive – The item is moved to the archive mailbox.