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  1. Improve file share analysis

    Hi, can you confirm whether it's possible to add additional columns that pick up existing metadata when using the "Migration - Plan - Source Analysis - File Share" report. In additional to the default columns I'd like to find out when a document was last created and last modified from a File Share. Is this possible? Also can you confirm whether ShareGate can analyse file content to identify sensitive content before migration. Thank you.

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  2. Site Variations and Multi-Language Settings

    For SG:D to support site variations and multi-language setting during migration so we don't need to recreate them manually after.

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  4. Merge option not persisted when running a pre-check

    In the last couple of site copies I have done, if I choose the Merge option then run a check then go back to check the options again before I run it for real, the Merge option is no longer set.

    Feedback sent from the Migration report view.

    8 votes

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  5. Copy Views

    To have the ability to copy only the views from a list to another would be a great addition to ShareGate Desktop.

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  6. Mapping property values

    I'd like to be able to map individual property values. Currently we have a large number of previous document versions with outdated values that are not valid in the new system and need a more finely tuned solution than just having the same default value for every instance

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  7. Set mapped value or ignore

    We have "set mapped value or default". That's fine but I wish we also had "set mapped value or ignore".

    So, it would try to find a match first and then ignore if nothing matches.

    This would be nice for scenarios where I'm migrating content and certain metadata is "nice to have" but not essential.
    Let's say I’m running a content migration and 70% of the content is successful but 30% fails because a value is missing at destination. To migrate the remaining 30%, I must then go back and change the mapping to “ignore”.

    I know there are workarounds,…

    8 votes

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  8. 7 votes

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  9. 7 votes

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  10. Migrate SharePoint calendar to Office 365 Group calendar

    A standard SharePoint calendar, on-premise or else, could be used as an Office 365 Group Calendar. Some users might wish to migrate their old team site calendar as such.

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  11. Migrate from/to Project Web Servers

    As PWS is a SharePoint based entity, Ori is wondering whether it would be possible for Sharegate to support migrations of those types of environments.

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  13. Adding an Asynchronous Option to Do Parallel Migrations with PowerShell

    Adding Asynchronous Option to Do Parallel Migrations with Powershell in One Script

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  15. Support Multi-Geo Tenants

    It would be nice to support this new tenant feature since it is becoming popular.

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  16. Copy only folders

    I would like to have an option to only copy folders , There is a "flatten folder hierarchy" option but not one for copying only the folders instead

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  17. map list template

    To be able to map list templates during a copy content migration in the same way that site templates can be mapped.

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  18. Migrate from Jive to SharePoint

    Would like to be able to migrate from Jive to SharePoint environments.

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  19. Framework Web Parts (SPFx Web Parts)

    To support the migration of SharePoint Framework (SPFx) WebParts

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    We are currently looking into modern webpart migration support and SPFx webparts are on the table. We’ll let you know if we have an update on this request.

  20. Disable Workflows when Copying or Importing Content

    When using the copy content option to do an incremental migration on a library, the approval workflow on this library was started for all items in the library. Is this expected behavior? If yes, this information should really be provided as I was unable to find anything on your site referencing this or what to do to prevent it from happening. This can’t be something we would want to happen. It had quite a big impact on completing a migration since it created a huge problem I had to clean up.

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