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Retention policies do not work for the Calendar and Tasks folders in an Exchange Server 2010 SP1 environment
Article ID: 2685001 - View products that this article applies to.
Consider the following scenario:
This issue occurs because Exchange Server 2010 SP1 and later update rollups that come before this one do not support retention tags for the Calendar and Tasks folders. Therefore, the Managed Folder Assistant does not process items in the two folders.
To resolve this issue, install the following update rollup:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2706690/ )Description of Update Rollup 4 for Exchange Server 2010 Service Pack 2
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
For more information about retention tags and retention policies, go to the following Microsoft website:
General information about retention tags and retention policiesFor more information about how to create a retention policy, go to the following Microsoft website:
How to create a retention policyFor more information about how to apply a retention policy to mailboxes, go to the following Microsoft website:
How to apply a retention policy to mailboxesFor more information about the New-RetentionPolicyTag cmdlet, go to the following Microsoft website:
General information about the New-RetentionPolicyTag cmdlet
Article ID: 2685001 - Last Review: August 14, 2012 - Revision: 1.0