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  1. 22 votes

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    1 comment  ·  01- Migration  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  2. 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.

    22 votes

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    3 comments  ·  01- Migration  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  3. SharePoint (on-premises) Backup

    Backup a SharePoint on-premises environment using Sharegate.

    22 votes

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  4. Diagnostics for Powershell tasks

    My migration has to be managed through tasks initiated in Powershell, and I have had some issues that needed ShareGate support, however the trace diagnostics only apply to the ShareGate app UI, the PS initated tasks don't get traced. Replicating the scenario through the UI and tracing it was laborious and futile.

    21 votes

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    2 comments  ·  10- Manage with PowerShell  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  5. Ability to Run a Scheduled Task Again

    I have an audit report that I run weekly for a site collection and it times out from time to time. Is there a way to "retry now" to run the report in the All Tasks, Tasks window. There is Refresh, Add, export, etc. is there one that can be set, or when you open it "failed, want to retry now?" Thank you.

    21 votes

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  6. "Last Accessed Date" Filter on the Site Collection Report

    Add last usage date to site collection report

    21 votes

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  7. Add a Search option for Migration Reports and All tasks

    Be able to search:
    - migration reports by destination sites for example.
    - migration reports by session ID
    - actions by type
    - in list of previous migrations
    - in list of All Tasks

    21 votes

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  8. 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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  9. 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.

    21 votes

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  10. Web Part Report

    It would be very useful to undergo a report for Webparts within a site collection.

    Checking which webparts are open and in use within a site collection if important for migrating accross platforms. This type of report would be VERY useful for SharePoint teams as it would highlight sites which need attention from the developers (if a webpart is custom for example) to ensure they dont break.

    Please can this be added?

    -Hogan Lovells LLP.

    21 votes

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  11. Empty Folder Report

    Would like to have a report that would list folders and/or document libraries that have been created but are empty. Right now I'm looking at easily finding empty folders.

    This way, we could easily delete them.

    21 votes

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  12. 19 votes

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  13. AD groups (security groups) reporting

    -Be able to know what permissions the users from a specific AD group have access to.
    -complete list of AD groups used in SharePoint
    -List all the users in AD groups used in SharePoint

    19 votes

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  14. Schedule Download Content

    Add the ability to schedule the Download Content Feature

    18 votes

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  15. Import Permissions Matrix Report

    Is it planned to be able to import an exported Permissions Matrix Report?

    18 votes

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  16. Report on Content Type

    • Create a report what will list all list/site content types that have workflows attached to them.
    • Find content Type with workflows
    • Is there a report for Content Types in Use and which list they might be in?
    18 votes

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  17. 17 votes

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    1 comment  ·  01- Migration  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  18. 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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    2 comments  ·  01- Migration  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  19. 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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  20. Permission backup

    Would be nice to be able to backup permission and use the backup to bring them back the way they were.

    17 votes

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