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Metalogix Content Matrix 8.9 - Blogs and Wikis Edition User Guide

Introduction Entering the License Key Content Matrix Console End User Interface Source Blog and Wiki Structure Connecting to a Source Blog or Wiki Connecting to SharePoint Preparing for Your Migration Initiating a Migration Configuring Copying Options Saving or Running a Migration Action Running Link Correction as a Post-Migration Task Log Files Using PowerShell with Content Matrix
Configuring PowerShell for Use with Content Matrix
Registering Metalogix Command DLL Files Adding PowerShell Snap-Ins for the Application Framework Content Matrix PowerShell Commandlet List
Metalogix.System.Commands Metalogix.SharePoint.Commands Metalogix.Jobs.Reporting.Commands Metalogix.Blog.Commands
Modifying Content Matrix Configuration and Settings Configuring Content Matrix for Distributed Migration Frequently Asked Questions About Us

Deleting a SharePoint Object

You can delete a SharePoint object via Metalogix Content Matrix as long as the connection type is not read-only. SharePoint objects that can be deleted via Metalogix Content Matrix are:

·SharePoint Sites

·SharePoint Lists

·SharePoint Document Folders

·SharePoint Documents

·SharePoint List Items

If the action is not valid for the connection type, it will be disabled.

NOTE:  Document versions and list item versions cannot be deleted via Metalogix Content Matrix.

To delete a SharePoint Object:

1.Select the SharePoint object to be deleted.

NOTE:  Depending on the type of object, this may be in the Explorer View or in the Items View.


§Press the Delete key on the keyboard.

§Right-click on the object and choose Delete [Object].

Delete List Menu Option

You will be prompted to confirm the action before continuing.

Viewing StoragePoint Details

As of the 7.3 release of Metalogix Content Matrix, all Storage Point-related options and functionality are no longer supported in this Edition.

Initiating a Migration

From the Metalogix Content Matrix Explorer View, you can "copy" an object from the source connection then "paste" it to the appropriate location on the target connection.  You will then be prompted to configure Copy Options.


You can migrate a blog or Wiki to:

· a new SharePoint Blog site with blog posts

·a new SharePoint Blog site with a Wiki page

·a new SharePoint Wiki Site

·a new SharePoint Enterprise Wiki site

·a new SharePoint Publishing site

Migrating a Blog or Wiki Site to a SharePoint Blog Site

The Migrate a Blog or Wiki Site to a SharePoint Blog Site creates a new SharePoint site using the Blog template, with all pages and posts converted into blog posts.

To initiate the migration of a Blog or Wiki site to a new SharePoint Blog site:

1.In Explorer View, select the source blog or Wiki site to migrate.

2.Right-click and choose Copy Site.

3.Select the target SharePoint site under which to create the Blog site.

4.Right-click and choose Paste Special > As Blog Site.

5.Continue with Configure Copying Options.

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