One of the things that is mentioned a lot on these forums is the Enterprise Vault Outlook Add-in. But what is it?
In a nutshell the Enterprise Vault Outlook Add-in provides a number of abilities to Outlook users:
Possibly the most common thing that it allows you to do is to retrieve items that have been archived. The Add-in is closely integrated with Outlook so when you double click on an item which is archived Outlook passes control to the Add-in and the Add-in then performs a number of actions which eventually include displaying the retrieved version of the archived item.
It has other actions such as archiving, restoring, deleting, cancelling, PST migration, searching and an Archive Explorer component which allows the archive to be viewed along with it's structure.
The Add-in is governed by the Enterprise Vault Desktop Policy associated with the users mailbox and archive. This policy controls which...