ShareGate migration tool Suggestions

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  1. SharePoint (on-premises) Backup

    Backup a SharePoint on-premises environment using Sharegate.

    23 votes

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  2. Copy options in Copy Teams

    Have the same copy options to choose configuration items to migrate in Copy Teams just like in SharePoint site migrations (version history, permissions...)

    22 votes

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  3. 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.

    22 votes

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

    Add last usage date to site collection report

    22 votes

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  5. 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.

    22 votes

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  6. 22 votes

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  7. 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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  8. Ability to copy Teams Channel content into another channel - Merge Teams channels

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    Add the ability to merge teams channels into existing teams channels.


    Original description:

    With the Teams copy functionality it would be nice to be able to select a channel within the same Team as the source team.
    Example would be using the functionality to merge multiple channels within the same team into one new channel.

    21 votes

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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 20 votes

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  14. Schedule Download Content

    Add the ability to schedule the Download Content Feature

    20 votes

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  15. 20 votes

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  16. 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

    20 votes

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  17. Preserve Column Default Value Settings on Folders

    Default settings set on library should be migrated also, both in library and list as on folders.

    19 votes

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  18. 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?
    19 votes

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  19. Add option to run scheduled tasks now

    Had a report scheduled to run in 10 minutes but wanted to kick it off now. Had to edit the report to have it run a minute after my computer clock was showing. Should have an option to "run now" or a check box instead of trying to manipulate the timer. Thanks!

    18 votes

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  20. Include Recycle Bin in Migration

    Could a migration be done with the “copy-site” command in order to copy items in recycle bin?

    18 votes

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