How do I install the Message Archive Plug-in?

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The Message Archive plug-in saves all the sent and received messages, including attachments, into a folder within the WorkgroupMailData folder. These are saved as eml files (raw email data).

Sent messages go into DataArchivedTXMsgs
Received messages go into DataArchivedRXMsgs

Detail

To enable the Message Archive Plug-in:

  1. Open the WorkgroupMail Administrator
  2. Open the Plug-in Manager (Edit, Plug-in Manager)
  3. Click Add, click Browse, browse to your WorkgroupMail installation folder (usually C:Program FilesWorkgroupMail)
  4. Select MessageLog.dll. Click Open, Next, Finish and Close.

The Message Archive Plug-in should appear at the bottom of the list in the WorkgroupMail Administrator. WorkgroupMail will now archive any new messages.

To change the plug-in processing order, use the Plug-in Manager to raise or lower the Message Archive plug-in. Plug-ins are processed in the list order from top to bottom.

To remove the Message Archive Plug-in return to the Plug-in Manager as above, click on the Message Archive Plug-in and click Remove.

To temporarily stop the archiving of messages right click on the Message Archive Plug-in and select Disable. To enable it again right click the icon and select Enable. When disabled a red ring with a slash across the plug-in icon will appear.

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