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Metalogix Content Matrix 8.9 - SharePoint Edition User Guide

Introduction Entering the License Key Content Matrix Console End User Interface Enabling Advanced Mode Connecting to SharePoint Migrating to O365 Using the Azure Pipeline/SPO Containers Preparing for a Migration How Content Matrix Handles Various SharePoint Components Initiating a Migration Configuring Copying Options Saving or Running a Migration Action Copying SharePoint Objects as a Separate Action Self-Service Migration Incremental Migration 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.SharePoint.Migration.Commands
Modifying Content Matrix Configuration and Settings Configuring Content Matrix for Distributed and Self-Service Migration Frequently Asked Questions
DB_Owner Permission Migrating with the Fabulous 40 Templates Item Count Discrepancies Keyboard Shortcuts License Key Troubleshooting Determining the Status of a Migration Running in the Background MySite and User Profile Migration Issues Optimal Setup for Best Performance Using Proxies, Load Balancing or Alternate Access Mappings Troubleshooting the Extensions Web Service Installing the Extensions Web Service on Specific Systems Extensions Web Service Installation Files Using Older Versions of the Extensions Web Service Preserving IDs when Migrating a Custom List as a Folder Migrating JavaScript Migrating Site Variations Migrating with SharePoint Document IDs Changing a Job Configuration for Multiple Files SharePoint 2003 Version Migration Limitations SharePoint 2013 and Later Site Collection Creation Issue Job List Database fails to Load After Upgrade Customized Wiki Page Web Part Zones Not Being Migrated Preserving SharePoint List Item IDs with a CSOM Connection Type Retrying Failed Document Copies to O365 CSOM Connections Migrating Content When the Source Custom List Template is Missing Are SharePoint Online Migrations Throttled? What to Expect when Migrating with StoragePoint on the Target Migration Error Message 'There was an Error Reading from the Pipe: The Pipe has been Ended (109, 0xd6)' How do I Remove Items from My Azure Blob Storage Account? Azure Batches Getting Stuck "Error, the batch will be resubmitted" Message Displays When Using Azure Item Count at Target is Increased When Migrating Using the Azure Pipeline Custom Lists with Versioning Enabled Not Being Migrated When Using the Azure Pipeline Supported Nintex Actions for SPO Migration "Insufficient Credentials" Message Connecting to Modern Team Site Using Web Browser Authentication Error Making a Browser-Based Connection with PowerShell Console Open
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Migrating a Duplicate List

The Paste Duplicate List option allows you to migrate a list that already exists on the target site, by giving it a new name (and allowing you to configure different copying options).

Advanced Mode Icon  This option is only available when Advanced Mode is enabled.

Library Type/Connection Type Limitations

The Paste Duplicate List option is not available for the Library/Connection Type combinations listed in the following table.

The following library types ...

Are not supported for the following connection types ...

Pages Library

·local object model (OM)

·Client-side object model (CSOM) for both SharePoint on-premises and SPO.

Other System Libraries (such as Style Libraries and Images)

·local object model (OM)

·Client-side object model (CSOM) for SPO only.

To paste a duplicate list:

1.In Explorer View, select the list that you want to duplicate to the target site.

2.Right-click and choose Copy List.

3.Select the site to which you want to paste the list.

4.Right-click and choose Paste Duplicate List.

5.In the Rename Settings dialog, enter a new List Name and (optionally) List Title.

Duplicate List Rename Settings

6.Click [OK].

The Configure List Copying Options dialog displays.

7.Continue with Configuring Copying Options.

Migrating One or More SharePoint Items

To initiate a SharePoint item-level migration:

1.In the Explorer View, navigate to the list that contains the item(s) you want to copy.

2.Switch to the Items View.

3.Select the items that you want to migrate (items can be multi-selected by holding the Ctrl button and clicking on another item).

4.Right-click and choose Copy Selected Item(s).

5.Select the target list or folder.

6. Right-click and choose Paste Selected Items (or Paste Item Objects).

Continue with Configuring Copying Options.

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.

Using the Simplified Configure Copying Options Dialog

Unless Advanced Mode is enabled, when you initiate a migration, a simplified Configure Copy Options dialog displays which allows you to configure a migration using modern, streamlined controls and some of the most popular migration options preset by default.

Simplified UI

You can:

·select a specific tab on the left side of the dialog


·click [Next]  to navigate through tabs in order


·click [Skip to End] to view the Summary tab, which displays a list of currently-configured options.

Summary Tab

If you want to configure options that require Advanced Mode and/or change default options,  click the [Advanced Mode] button, which will both enable Advanced Mode and display the "advanced" interface, allowing you to configure additional options.

Configure Site Options Tab

You can switch back to simplified Mode at any time by clicking the [Simplified Mode] button.  

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