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Metalogix Content Matrix 9.2 - SharePoint Edition User Guide

Introduction Entering the License Key Metalogix Content Matrix Console End User Interface Enabling Advanced Mode Connecting to SharePoint Migrating to SharePoint Online Using the Import Pipeline Preparing for a Migration How Content Matrix Handles Various SharePoint Components
How Team Sites are Migrated to SharePoint Online and SharePoint 2019 How Master Pages are Migrated How List Template Galleries Are Migrated How Content Types are Migrated Document Version and Checked Out File Limitations How Ghosted and Un-Ghosted Pages are Migrated How Records Centers are Migrated to SharePoint Online Using the Import Pipeline How Document Sets are Migrated How Navigation is Migrated How MySites are Migrated How Managed Metadata, Terms, and Term Stores are Migrated How "Share With" Metadata is Migrated to SharePoint Online Using the Import Pipeline How Web Parts are Migrated How Site Themes are Preserved How Site Features Are Migrated How Users and Permissions are Migrated How BCS/BDC Data is Migrated How OneNote Notebooks are Migrated How Customized Form Pages are Migrated How InfoPath Forms are Migrated How SharePoint Workflows are Migrated How Nintex Workflows and Forms are Migrated How Link Correction Works
Initiating a Migration Configuring Copying Options Saving or Running a Migration Job Copying SharePoint Objects as a Separate Action Incremental Migration 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 Migration Frequently Asked Questions About Us

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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