Retention period

Specifies the period of time to store a file in this repository. The unit of time for the value can be days, weeks, months, or years. The property can be changed by using the Change retention period action.



Values from 1 day through 100 years. Use the drop-down list to the right of the property to select the unit of time for the value.


3 months

Database name


Usage notes:

  • You set an original value for the Retention period when you add the repository. To change the value, use the Change retention period action on the Repositories page.
  • If you shorten the retention period, archive entries are deleted at the next scheduled deletion time.
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