Where to get more information about Enterprise Vault

Table: Enterprise Vault documentation set lists the documentation that accompanies Enterprise Vault.

Table: Enterprise Vault documentation set



Symantec Enterprise Vault Help

Includes all the following documentation so that you can search across all files. You can access this file by doing either of the following:

  • On the Windows Start menu, click Start > Programs > Enterprise Vault > Documentation.

  • In the Administration Console, click Help > Help on Enterprise Vault.

Introduction and Planning

Provides an overview of Enterprise Vault functionality.

Deployment Scanner

Describes how to check the prerequisite software and settings before you install Enterprise Vault.

Installing and Configuring

Provides detailed information on setting up Enterprise Vault.

Upgrade Instructions

Describes how to upgrade an existing Enterprise Vault installation to the latest version.

Setting up Exchange Server Archiving

Describes how to archive items from Microsoft Exchange user mailboxes, journal mailboxes, and public folders.

Setting up Domino Server Archiving

Describes how to archive items from Domino mail files and journal databases.

Setting up File System Archiving

Describes how to archive the files that are held on network file servers.

Setting up SharePoint Server Archiving

Describes how to archive the documents that are held on Microsoft SharePoint servers.

Setting up SMTP Archiving

Describes how to archive SMTP messages from other messaging servers.

Administrator's Guide

Describes how to perform day-to-day administration, backup, and recovery procedures.


Describes how to implement Enterprise Vault Reporting, which provides reports on the status of Enterprise Vault servers, archives, and archived items. If you configure FSA Reporting, additional reports are available for file servers and their volumes.


Describes the Enterprise Vault tools and utilities.

Registry Values

A reference document that lists the registry values with which you can modify many aspects of Enterprise Vault behavior.

Help for Administration Console

The online Help for the Enterprise Vault Administration Console.

Help for Enterprise Vault Operations Manager

The online Help for Enterprise Vault Operations Manager.

For the latest information on supported devices and versions of software, see the Enterprise Vault Compatibility Charts book, which is available from this address: