Topic Last Modified: 2012-09-22

In Lync Server 2013 Topology Builder, you can perform tasks related to an individual Archiving Server by either right-clicking the Archiving Server in the console tree, clicking Action in the toolbar, or clicking a task in the Actions pane, and then clicking the following Archiving Server option.

The Archiving Servers node contains an Archiving Server, if you have previously added an Archiving Server to the topology in Topology Builder. However, Lync Server 2013 can’t archive instant messaging or web conferencing (messaging) until you also set up the Archiving Server, which includes installing Lync Server 2013 on the server that you want to use as an Archiving Server and configuring support for archiving.

In addition to the Archiving Server options described earlier in this topic, you have general options from the Archiving Servers node that are also available from other nodes in the console tree. These include the following options: