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  1. Review Auto-Assign as Site Collection Administrator Process

    Review the way Sharegate uses the auto-assign feature


    • Handle differently per type of site (OneDrive, Groups, Team sites)

    • Setting per tenant / farm / connection

    • Option to auto-remove after each operations

    • Handle special cases (eDiscovery sites, NO ACCESS or Read-only)

    139 votes
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    30 comments  ·  17- Settings, Licensing & Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Since the default is now disabled. It should prevent most situation some of you are describing.

    We still feel like the Auto-Assign as site collection administrator is a useful option in certain case.

    If you encounter an issue you can always refer to this documentation to fix it. https://support-desktop.sharegate.com/hc/en-us/articles/115000647528-Can-I-remove-myself-as-an-administrator-after-I-have-auto-assigned-myself-as-one-

  2. Allow licensing per user instead of per machine

    We use virtual desktops (VDI) and it seems that your licences attach themselves to computer names. As we use VDI terminal our computer names are never the same. The way that you currently track licences make using ShareGate very unattractive.

    We purchase many licensed software solutions and all except ShareGate run in a VDI environment without having the deactivate the licence every time you use it. Could the license model be changed?

    14 votes
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  4. Customize the location of Sharegate logs and data

    Customize the location of Logs / Data cache / Migration Reports / etc.
    - To avoid disk full on C:
    - For backup purposes
    - To use a central location for sharing

    48 votes
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  5. Regional settings inside Sharegate for the Date format

    Have a regional setting for the date/time format the Explorer and all reports inside Sharegate.

    Have the option to use a custom format or use the system format by default

    18 votes
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    11 comments  ·  17- Settings, Licensing & Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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