Auto Apply Retention Label to Mailbox Folders

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Hello, does anyone know a way to auto apply a retention label (in Security and Compliance) to mailbox folders with a specific name? For example, auto apply a retention label to mailbox folders named 'Folder1' and 'Folder2'. I'm assuming I need a KQL for this but I can't find what the Property Name should be.

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You cannot. That type of granularity is not possible via the SCC retention labels/policies, only with the old style Exchange retention tags/policies.

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Thanks Vasil, so the only way to do this with SCC retention would be to publish a label tthat does the same thing and manually apply it?

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Generally speaking yes, but it depends on the label type and whether an exchange retention tag is already applied to the folder.