It's not the same without you

Join the community to find out what other Atlassian users are discussing, debating and creating.

Atlassian Community Hero Image Collage

Changing Retention settings in HipChat: old history will be deleted?

I'm going to change Retention settings in HipChat Data Center from "Store all history" to "Store messages by age" - store last 180 days. When I do this, all messages older than 6 months will be deleted? Will it happen immediately? 

Can it cause downtime if we have huge messages history? 

1 answer

1 accepted

0 votes
Answer accepted
Bruno Atlassian Team Dec 21, 2017

Hi, Elena!

You should not face downtime or problems, because the deletions happen through an automated nightly system job; for example, if you choose to store 180 days of chat history, Hipchat will delete all messages, files, and links older than 180 days when the job runs.

Let us know in case of any additional questions!

Cheers!

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
TAGS
Community showcase
Published in Hipchat

Hipchat Cloud and Stride have reached End of Life (updated)

All good things come to an end - thanks to all our customers and partners who have been along the Hipchat and Stride journey with us.  As of Feb 15th 2019, Hipchat Cloud and Stride have reached ...

35,201 views 9 8
Read article

Community Events

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find an event

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Unfortunately there are no Community Events near you at the moment.

Host an event

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local event. Learn more about Community Events

Events near you