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  1. Migration of Attachments from List to New Library with Metadata

    Some users might want to move from a list with attachments to a document library. It could be interesting to have a GUI option to do so.

    26 votes

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  2. Add Support for Quick Parts

    Support for quick parts which Sharegate is currently unable to migrate.

    26 votes

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  3. Migrating MicroFeed List

    Dear sir/madam,

    At a customer, we are planning to migrate from SharePoint on-premises to SharePoint Online.

    They have a lot of MicroFeed lists and they would like to migrate the content.

    On your website, I see this is not supported: https://support.share-gate.com/hc/en-us/articles/115000600227-Copying-the-content-from-to-a-MicroFeed-list-is-not-supported. Do you know if there is a workaround for this?

    With kind regards,

    Jim van Leeuwen

    25 votes

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  4. Exclude Specific Lists During a Site Copy

    A way to exclude certain lists while copying a site down from another site.

    25 votes

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  5. Preserve Workflow and Task History

    I want to migrate the workflow task list but I’m unable to do it due to a warning that seems to skip the tasks.

    25 votes

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  6. Support Column Formatting JSON Templates

    You can use column formatting to customize how fields in SharePoint lists and libraries are displayed. To do this, you construct a JSON object that describes the elements that are displayed when a field is included in a list view, and the styles to be applied to those elements. The column formatting does not change the data in the list item or file; it only changes how it’s displayed to users who browse the list. Anyone who can create and manage views in a list can use column formatting to configure how view fields are displayed.

    23 votes

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  7. Copy options in Copy Teams

    Have the same copy options to choose configuration items to migrate in Copy Teams just like in SharePoint site migrations (version history, permissions...)

    22 votes

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  8. Maintain Content Type ID When Migrating Content Types

    I have noticed that when you migrate a content type the content type ID is not preserved.

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  9. 22 votes

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  10. Copy and update master pages and page layout

    Have the ability to migrate and update automatically master pages and page layout when migrating a site.

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  11. Ability to copy Teams Channel content into another channel - Merge Teams channels

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    Add the ability to merge teams channels into existing teams channels.


    Original description:

    With the Teams copy functionality it would be nice to be able to select a channel within the same Team as the source team.
    Example would be using the functionality to merge multiple channels within the same team into one new channel.

    21 votes

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  12. Correct Embedded Links During mMigration

    During my transfer of content, ShareGate didn’t keep the variation links between my pages.

    21 votes

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  13. 20 votes

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  14. Preserve Column Default Value Settings on Folders

    Default settings set on library should be migrated also, both in library and list as on folders.

    19 votes

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  15. Include Recycle Bin in Migration

    Could a migration be done with the “copy-site” command in order to copy items in recycle bin?

    18 votes

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  16. Migration of Default.aspx Page Without Migrating the Site

    Currently, the root site needs to be migrated to move its corresponding default.aspx page. I'd like to be able to migrate the Default.aspx page alone.

    17 votes

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  17. Preserve the Toolbar Settings of a Home Page Web Part

    Currently, this setting is not preserved. I'd like Sharegate to preserve the toolbar settings for webparts.

    17 votes

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  18. Turn private channel to public or vice versa

    The source channel is a standard channel. It there a way to convert a standard channel to a private channel using Teams Copy?

    16 votes

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  19. Migrating Property Bags

    Migrating property bags

    16 votes

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  20. Migrate different Teams template (such as EDU Teams)

    Right now, the tool only copies using the standard Teams template. This feature request is for a method to use and preserve different Teams template such as those of the educational O365 suite.

    15 votes

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