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  1. Remove All Permission/Turn on Read-Only of Source Site After Migration

    Users wish to lock their sites during the migration to avoid having to deal with any user changes, during, or post migration.

    Having a feature that would extract all the source site permissions (I'm thinking PMR), strip it and leave it read-only for everyone, and then allow to use the extracted permissions to re-apply them at the destination (or source if they wish to), could be very useful for a good number of users.

    45 votes

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  2. Convert Web Parts and Pages from Classic to Modern

    During a migration, have the ability to convert Site Pages and their classic Web Parts to their Modern version (when it exists).

    • If a Classic Web Part does not exist as Modern, it should not be converted.
    • Custom Web Parts should be ignored.
    69 votes

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    Hello everyone,

    After a review of our roadmap, this suggestion is not a high priority at the moment.

    With all the improvements that were done to the SharePoint PnP Modernization framework (https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/sharepoint/dev/transform/modernize-userinterface-site-pages) over the last year, we feel like this is a solid alternative right now to convert classic pages to modern ones so we decided to put our efforts in adding more migration capabilities (Teams migration coming soon) to our tool instead.

    We’ll keep the suggestion open and will monitor the comments and feedback and will review it in the future.

    Thank you,

  3. Same Rule as the Filer When Migrating Folders (Time Range)

    Right now, Sharegate is migrating the entire folder structure with a lot of empty folders regardless of if there are active files (modified in the past 18 months) within them. I would like Sharegate to apply the same rule on the folders when none of the file under it are migrated. In those cases, the folder should be ignored.

    14 votes

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  4. Add an "Automatic Retry in Normal Mode" for Files that Did Not Go Through

    For certain errors (long file names, transport errors, timeout errors)

    5 votes

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  5. 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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  6. Search Option in the Copy UI

    -With a lot of sites in my tenant it would be really helpfull, that when I’m in the select source/destination was able to search for a site.

    -Would be nice if you could find something in either the 'from' or 'to' display box by searching or even a search string (N25*) or something similar.

    12 votes

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  7. Add a ''Move'' and Delete Option

    Having to remember to keep the selection, verify the copy & then delete stuff when you're moving thousands of files around is really hard & painful when you make a mistake. It would be great if you guys had a move option that took care of all of that

    154 votes

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    Hi everyone.

    I am glad to say that we are currently exploring the possibility to add an option to automatically make Read-only and/or Delete the source of migration if it goes errorless.

    We’ll keep you updated with any news on this.

    Cheers,

    J-P

  8. Support Microsoft Stream migrations

    To have the ability to migration video files when Microsoft Stream replaces Office 365 Video Portal

    74 votes

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  9. Migrate Google Team Drives

    Support the migration of Google Team Drives

    56 votes

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  10. Preserve Metadata Terms GUID When Migrating

    Preserve GUIDs during Managed Metadata migration

    14 votes

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  11. Create Library or Folders Through PowerShell

    Ability to create a standard document library or folder through PowerShell

    42 votes

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  12. External Users Migration

    allow migration of external users and preserve the external sharing invites

    34 votes

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    LP Lavoie responded

    We collected information and are evaluating this further

  13. Provide Migration from Slack to Microsoft Teams

    With the new offering from Microsoft, there will be plenty of existing users of comparable collaboration software/SaaS that will be interesting in using Microsoft Teams.

    Please add to the roadmap to provide such a feature (e.g. from Slack to Microsoft Teams)!

    13 votes

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  14. 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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  15. Options to Automatically Transform Paths Too Long

    When migrating and getting a lot of path too long messages, users may want to change folder names or structure. It would interesting if a folder structure tool could be made to easily change the folder hierarchy and names before the migration

    14 votes

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  16. Migrate Content Organizer Rules

    Some sites have the Content Organizer feature activated and there are hundreds of rules defined. We would like to be able to copy those while migrating our sites.

    12 votes

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  17. Migrate Nintex Running Workflows

    Sharegate currently can't migrate Running Nintex Workflows. However, we can do so manually in SharePoint.

    6 votes

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  18. Editable Default Migrations Options and Mappings

    Ability to configure migrations options and mappings that can be persisted and applied to multiple migrations (or as default values)
    - Copy options for all migrations (ex: not preserve permissions, silent mode, merge)
    - Templates

    37 votes

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  19. Ability to Copy the Permissions Levels in PowerShell

    Currently, this is an option only available in the UI and I would like to be able to do it using PowerShell.

    11 votes

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  20. 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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