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Metalogix Content Matrix 8.9 - Public Folder Edition User Guide

Introduction Entering the License Key Content Matrix Console End User Interface Connecting to Public Folders Connecting to SharePoint Preparing for Your Migration Configuring Copying Options Saving or Running a Migration Action Log Files Using PowerShell with Content Matrix Modifying Content Matrix Configuration and Settings Configuring Content Matrix for Distributed Migration Frequently Asked Questions About Us

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.

Configuring Copying Options

The Paste [Object] dialog provides a tabbed interface that enables you to configure a migration according to your specifications.  Available tabs will vary based on the type of migration that you initiated.

Hierarchy Options

You can migrate your source Exchange Public Folder hierarchy to the target SharePoint environment as part of a basic migration. You can also create a sub-site/sub-folder hierarchy based on the number of items in each Public Folder "container."

NOTE:  As of version 8.8, Content Matrix supports target URLs for Public Folders migrated to SharePoint Online of up to 400 characters, which is the maximum length that SharePoint Online allows.  

See Creating a Target Hierarchy  for more details.

PF Hierarchy Options

To configure Hierarchy Options:

1.Chose the appropriate Hierarchy creation type; that is, whether you want Metalogix Content Matrix to create the folder hierarchy under the target SharePoint node as:




2.For Split containers after:, specify the maximum number of items to be migrated into one container (a document library, folder, etc.).

NOTE:  If the number of items in the source container exceeds the number specified, Metalogix Content Matrix will create a new container at the same level.

Site Options

If you are migrating folders into a site, use the Site Options tab to specify how you want a newly created site to be configured.

To configure Site Options:

PF Site Options

1.Check the Create site for migration  box to have a new site  created under the selected target SharePoint node.

2.For Site name, enter the display name text as the display name that you want to use for the newly created SharePoint site.

3.If you want the newly created site to be included in the navigation settings of the parent SharePoint site, check the Show site in parent navigation box.

4.Select an available Site template for the new site from the drop-down.

5.If you want the SharePoint site to use the tree view setting in the quick launch navigation (left-hand navigation) for the new site, make sure the Enable tree view on sites box is checked.

Connection icon

This option is not available if the SharePoint Native Web Services (NWS) adapter is used.

6.If you have connected to a SharePoint Online site and want to migrate using SPO Containers, make sure the Use SPO Container Office 365 Upload box is checked.

NOTE:  If you are migrating to a SharePoint on premises environment, this box will be disabled.

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