Definition

Microsoft Exchange 2013 In-Place Hold

Contributor(s): Matt Gervais

In-Place Hold is a new e-discovery feature that was first introduced in Exchange Server 2013 release.

In-Place Hold essentially helps an admin determine what items to hold and the amount of time to hold them. Using the Exchange 2013 In-Place Hold feature, administrators can accomplish various tasks that focus around preserving email. Mail preservation is critical if a company is faced with litigation and needs to perform any sort of electronic discovery

Using In-Place Hold, an Exchange 2013 administrator can:

  • Place complete user mailboxes on hold.
  • Preserve mailbox items that were previously deleted.
  • Search for specific items via criteria such as keywords, send date, recipients and more.
  • Preserve items for an indefinite amount of time.
  • Place an actual user on hold.

 

This was last updated in February 2013

Continue Reading About Microsoft Exchange 2013 In-Place Hold

Dig Deeper on Microsoft Exchange Server Administration Tools

PRO+

Content

Find more PRO+ content and other member only offers, here.

Start the conversation

Send me notifications when other members comment.

By submitting you agree to receive email from TechTarget and its partners. If you reside outside of the United States, you consent to having your personal data transferred to and processed in the United States. Privacy

Please create a username to comment.

-ADS BY GOOGLE

File Extensions and File Formats

Powered by:

SearchWindowsServer

SearchEnterpriseDesktop

SearchCloudComputing

SearchSQLServer

Close