Below are Microsoft SharePoint MVP <a href="http://mixonconsulting.com/" target="_blank">Bob Mixon's</a> answers to the questions posed by attendees to the recent webinar on <a href="http://www.offlinesharepoint.com/replay-of-bob-mixon-webinar-on-email-archiving/">Email Archiving in SharePoint</a>:
<strong>If you have a hierarchy of folders with email in each folder, can the whole hierarchy be transferred into SharePoint? </strong>
If you are referring to a hierarchy of folders in Outlook, I am not aware of a program that provides the ability to pick that structure up and moves it in to a SharePoint Discussion List or Library. However, I do believe it would be a fairly trivial task to write a small program that could accomplish this for you.
If you are referring to a hierarchy of folders on a drive, this can be accomplished by simply connecting to a Document Library in SharePoint with Windows File Explorer. Once connected, you can use normal drag-and-drop features to move those folders to SharePoint.Continue reading »