ShareGate Desktop Suggestions

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  1. Cancel task by Session ID

    Would like to be able to cancel a Powershell task base on Session ID when communication with Azure is lost

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  2. Run Tasks without being logged in

    Need to be able to run scheduled task without ShareGate Desktop opened

    2 votes

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  3. Pause recurring tasks

    Stop a recurring task without having to delete it. Right now the only option is to schedule it in the future and disable recurring which runs the task again. would like the option to leave the sceduled task in the list without it runnning again.
    Feedback sent from the Scheduled view.

    1 vote

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  4. Ability to delete logs based on age of logs

    Please have something that will clean up old logs. Either a delete older than this date. Or based on size. Doing file share migrations generates a lot of logs.
    Feedback sent from the Tasks view.

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  5. Run Sharegate as a Service

    The ability to run ShareGate Desktop to run as a service for Automation of reports?

    This would be really handy, as machines need to be rebooted regularly for updates, and having to log in to relaunch the app is counter productive.

    2 votes

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  6. report on the completed tasks

    For example, I want to export to Excel or something all the tasks I have completed in the Sharegate tool. Not export the actions themselves. I'm looking for a report of what I have done.

    5 votes

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  7. Automatic export into a list

    Automatic export works like a charm. Would it be possible to add the ability to have that feed into a list directly rather than an excel file?

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  8. Ability to rename a PMR and other reports

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    When creating a scheduled task like "Permissions Matrix Report" it does not allow you to name it, it only indicates the name of the site and this may coincide with other reports. It is very difficult to identify them
    Thank you

    2 votes

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  9. Automatic export - Date formating

    For Automatic export of report results, it would be nice if we had more options for the formatting of date/time. Would it be possible for us to type our own format string? (ex. yyyy-MM-dd hh:mm or yyMMdd)
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  10. Ability to export scheduled jobs as a powershell script

    It would be nice to have an option that took a copy job and/or scheduled task and exported the job as a powershell script, or something to the way SSMS allows you to Create as...

    2 votes

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  12. Use scheduled tasks to set up migrations

    Ability to set a migration that needs to be repeated directly through "Scheduled Tasks" if the options are all the default ones.

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  13. Archiving of Tasks

    Having the ability to archive completed tasks rather than going through and exporting then deleting the tasks (which is time consuming)

    3 votes

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  14. Batch update scheduled tasks

    Have the ability to batch update multiple scheduled tasks at once rather than one-by-one

    3 votes

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  15. Changes to the Tasks screen

    Improve response time for your completed tasks. It can take MANY MINUTES For it to load. I delete teh sharegate desktp uses .... on disk, yet having 500MB is a bit, yet I can't keep deleting them over and over. Maybe allow me to save a few days or so. Can you cache the completed or happening tasks within the past few days. 99% of the time I want to know what I am working on TODAY or yesterday! Maybe reduce the items per page to like 5 or so instead of 50.
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  16. Cache filters of the All tasks screen

    When I hit the back button PLEASE cache the filters for "your completed tasks" as it takes AGES To load. PLease, I clicked on the incorrect option and it is as if I started a new check.

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  17. Define task name in Options

    The ability to rename existing tasks is a good thing. It would be much better if naming a task could be done proactively in the UI. I believe this can be done in PowerShell. However, since come tasks cannot be started via PowerShell (e.g. Permission Matrix Reports), this ability is limited.

    Being able to set a Task Name before starting a job, via the UI, would make it possible to organize tasks instead of having to manually open each task to determine what it was for prior to renaming it (see attached).

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  18. Scheduled Job failure alert

    Will you add the ability to receive email alerts when a scheduled job does not run?

    1 vote

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  19. Include SPOManagementShell authentication in Connect-Site as Browser authentication

    Include SPOManagementShell authentication in Connect-Site .Since Browser authentication does not work with Task scheduler when Run whether user is logged on or not is selected in Scheduler.

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  20. For Copy Structure jobs, allow "Source List Name" as an available column in Tasks

    Currently it only shows the source site. Determining the source list(s) used requires opening each Task manually.

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