Cannot move emails to archive - 440 error

humility36

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Outlook version
Outlook 365 64 bit
Email Account
Outlook.com (as MS Exchange)
Good Morning outlook VBA friends,
Long time listener, First time caller.

I'm really hoping someone here can help me out. I have a company policy where I work that retains email for 365 days and then deletes it. I have created some code through some VBA forums that will / should do the following:
1. scan the specified subfolder that I want to move old messages
2. look for emails that are old than 360 days
3. once it finds an email older that 360 days, move it to another .ost called "archive"
4. display a pop up that tells me how many messages have been moved.

My current version of outlook is:
Microsoft® Outlook® for Microsoft 365 MSO (Version 2202 Build 16.0.14931.21024) 64-bit
Running windows 10

Here is my code below:

HTML:
 Sub MoveAgedMailSolarwinds()

'Get the function from http://slipstick.me/qf    Dim objOutlook As Outlook.Application    Dim objNamespace As Outlook.NameSpace    Dim objSourceFolder As Outlook.MAPIFolder    Dim objDestFolder As Outlook.MAPIFolder    Dim objVariant As Variant    Dim lngMovedItems As Long    Dim intCount As Integer    Dim intDateDiff As Integer
 
    Set objOutlook = Application    Set objNamespace = objOutlook.GetNamespace("MAPI")    Set objSourceFolder = objNamespace.GetDefaultFolder(olFolderInbox).Folders("External")
'Use a folder in a different data file           Set objDestFolder = GetFolderPath("Archive\Inbox")
 
    For intCount = objSourceFolder.Items.Count To 1 Step -1        Set objVariant = objSourceFolder.Items.Item(intCount)        DoEvents        If objVariant.Class = olMail Then
             intDateDiff = DateDiff("d", objVariant.SentOn, Now)
           ' adjust number of days as needed.            If intDateDiff > 360 Then
              objVariant.Move objDestFolder
              'count the # of items moved               lngMovedItems = lngMovedItems + 1
 
            End If        End If    Next
    ' Display the number of items that were moved.    MsgBox "Moved " & lngMovedItems & " messages(s)from External."Set objDestFolder = NothingEnd Sub



My error is from this line:

objVariant.Move objDestFolder

The error is a runtime 440 error " cannot move the items"

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I really hope someone can help me out. Thank you in advance for taking a look and any help you can provide. Let me know if you need more information.
I appreciate it,
Humility36

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