ZCS Administration Guide Network Edition 6.0.6 March 2010
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Zimbra Archiving and Discovery : Creating Archive Mailboxes

Creating Archive Mailboxes
Archive mailboxes are created using the CLI, zmarchiveconfig. The following archiving scenarios enable archiving for an account:
Note: Archive accounts you create are counted against the number of accounts you can create based on your Zimbra license. Archive mailboxes are listed in the administration console along with the live accounts. Archive forwarding does not count against the Zimbra license.
Create an archive mailbox and assign a COS
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Type zmarchiveconfig enable <account@example.com> archive-cos <cosname>
Archive accounts are created based on the Zimbra Archive name templates.
The attribute zimbraIsSystemResource is added to the archive account and set to TRUE.
Create an archive mailbox with no COS or password
If the archive account is not assigned a COS, the following settings are set by default.
To create an account:
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Type zmarchiveconfig enable user@example.com.
Enable archive forwarding to a third-party archiving server
If the archive account is not maintained within ZCS, you do not need to set a password, COS or other attributes as no archive account is created in ZCS.
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Type zmarchiveconfig enable <account@example.com> archive-address account-archive@offsiteserver.com archive-create false.

Zimbra Archiving and Discovery : Creating Archive Mailboxes

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