How to automatically archive emails in Outlook
To customize AutoArchive features for all folders, do the following:
1. Select Tools -> Options... to open the Options dialog box.
2. Choose the Other tab and then click the AutoArchive... button:
3. In the AutoArchive dialog box you can:
- Use the Run AutoArchive every checkbox to turn off or turn on AutoArchive.
- Indicate the frequency of running AutoArchive.
- In the Default folder settings for archiving group, determine:
- term after which messages will move to an archive,
- path and name of .pst archive.
- Apply the new settings to all folders using the Apply these settings to all folders now button.
4. Click OK twice.
See also the tip How to archive folder in Outlook.