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  2. Ignore Required and Unique columns when copying old versions

    If a new column us added to a list, the data filled in, and then made required the old versions of the items in that list will fail to copy. It'd be great if this limitation could be removed.

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  5. Searching on "Copy Structure and Content" form

    As of now, ShareGate does not offer the option to search through the Copy Content and Structure user interface. If you have a hundreds of sites you are not able to search here. It would be a great help for the migrator operators to add a search box to this form.

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  6. Ability to temporarily take over landing page to communicate to users about upcoming migration or changes

    It is difficult to get business owners of sites to communicate with their user base. They have mixed success in getting the message about site changes in front of their users. The ability to create a temporary page to communicate changes would be useful in addressing this. As admin we are asked by site owners how they can let every site user about the changes and in the event of a large multi-site migration this is too much of an overhead to try and retrieve lists of email addresses for SP2010 and SPO using PowerShell.

    A traffic light system might…

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  8. Allow import of directories with the system attribute

    Both the pre-migration analysis as the migration filter out ‘system’ directories (folders with the ‘system’ attribute) when doing a fileshare analysis/import. It would be nice to be able to include them (be default, or by optional toggle).

    Now we get an incomplete report because it doesn’t contain those (sub)directories.

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  12. Import Teams Channel Posts from CSV file

    Recently in Teams migration there was an error coming up only for posts in the "General" channel but everything else was in other channels. So the idea is...
    - be able to export team channel messages with SG PowerShell as csv file
    - import messages to new channel from csv or similar

    In this case there are hundreds of Teams that was migrated successfully except the posts in "General" for those teams. This could also be handy for some kind of teams merge etc.

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  13. Teams to Channel migration in the same cloud

    -Teams to Channel migration in the same tenant
    -Ability to move Teams into channels under a new Team without the limitation of an html file that holds most of the conversations. The html file limitation is terrible in the current version and we have had several customers not choose this tool specifically for this reason only.
    -Ability to move all tabs and apps with the Team/Channel
    -Ability to move all emojis with the Team/Channel
    -Ability to move Private Teams as a channel into another Team
    -Ability to move a customized SP site that is attached to the Team into another…

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  14. Search in migration source/destination selection screen

    Enter SharePoint URL in GUI instead of having to browse a list and also save credentials.

    Right now it's painful to use the GUI when we want to select/find a SharePoint site to migrate. It would be helpful if we could simply go to the "Copy" page and then simply search or enter the URL of the SharePoint site to select it, rather than have to scroll down a large list when we have thousands of sites to "find" it. You can search in Teams so I'm not sure why you can't search for SharePoint sites...
    This is also made…

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  15. Migration of Shared Channels in teams

    Make it possible to migrate Shared Channels

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  16. Bulk change site title/URL when copying new sites

    When copying multiple site collections from scratch through the GUI, to be able to change the titles and/or URLs of the siites being created at the destination by ShareGate.

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  17. Support Dropbox as a source for migration

    Is any way we can migrate dropbox contents to sharepoint online using sharegate tool. If yes , please share thedetails.

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  18. Support SharePoint SE (Subscription Edition) migration

    Looking for migration support for SharePoint 2013 to SharePoint SE (Subscription Edition). When is support for SharePoint SE expected on your roadmap?

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  19. Pause feature for migration operations

    Having the option to pause a migration, only to restart it later would be great to control and break down bigger migrations.

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  20. Two way sync

    Is ShareGate migration tool able to do a bidirectional (2 way) sync?

    would be useful for us with some migrations.

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