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  1. Preserve Data Already Existing at Destination During An Incremental Copy

    be able to mix some data from your source, with some data already at the destination and decide which column from the source and which column from the destination to preserve

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  2. Google Chrome Extension to Select Source/Destination

    Suggestion - Make a Google Chrome extension to select source/destination.

    Could send URL/OAuth cookies to SG tool. Would be HUGE win for site admins, ease of use.

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  3. Export term set to CSV

    To have the capacity of exporting the values and properties of a term set into a CSV file.

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  4. Add more properties when running Get-File in PowerShell

    User would like to extract the metadata from the Get-File command

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  5. Treeview in Connections

    Has there been any discussion on bringing back the treeview for the explorer pane? I've tried to get used to the new navigation, but the amount of clicking it takes now to drill down find sites is frustrating at best. Even as an option would be great.

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  6. Provide a way for end user to trigger the copy of a template Site Collection

    i want to create a self-service for the users to create new sitecollections.

    Sharepoint sites should be created automatically by cloning a “default site” from within sharegate.

    Is it possible to trigger this from a sharepoint list (e.g. with a workflow on a new created item in the list) , where people create a new item with the name of the new sitecollection

    and then Sharegate is creating a new sitecollection by cloning our “default sitecollection” ?

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  8. Preserve GUID for items

    Preserve GUID property of an item during a migration ($li.FieldValues.GUID).

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  9. Add a SharePoint Online example using an email address in the connection screen

    "other user" let's you use any type of format you want (straight username, domain/user, e-mail address, etc.) but only the domain/user format is displayed and it can be confusing to users.

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  11. Respect folder versioning

    The client would like to have the ability to preserve folder versions in SharePoint.

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  12. Add the ability to Bulk Edit Documents/List Items directly in the Explorer

    The Bulk Edit option is only available on the List or Library level. You can't directly hit Bulk Edit on an Item, a Document, a Folder or a Document Set. I'd like to be able to do this directly from the Explorer

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  13. 1 vote
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  14. Log all user actions in Sharegate

    When performing actions, successful or not, some organizations might need some logging of all the user actions done in the UI, like what options they used and what actions they performed. This can be a requirement in example, to be BIR compliant (a Dutch standard, based on ISO/IEC 27002).

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  16. 1 vote
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  17. Modify column names

    Matthew is looking for a way to modify the name of a column during his migration process or maybe as part of an Explorer feature.

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  20. Option to Toggle On/Off the "Show in the Quick Launch" During Migration

    would be nice to set the "show in quick launch" to no prior to migration/copy for the list/library settings. Maybe i missed that, but its a nice thing as many do not want the lists as part of the tree in the destination. This is especially true for sites that are old and being moved to a new version of SP, the UI can be manimpulated manually after but it saves end users experieincing new items in the tree they were not expecting.

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