Setting Library History Retention Period

A library's history retention period length controls how long can you access your history data in the following features:

The retention period of old files versions can be configured for each library, separately. You must be the library's owner to set the retention period. To set retention period length:

  • In Seafile Web App, click the "Mine" tab in the navigation panel (as in the below screen shot). All libraries owned by you will be listed.
  • Move the cursor onto the row of the library. An operation menu will appear. Click "History Setting" in the drop-down menu.
  • In the pop-up dialog, you can set the length of file retention period.