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Metalogix Essentials for Office 365 2.4 - User Guide

Metalogix Essentials for Office 365 User Guide
Administrator Architect Backup
Interface Overview Common Functions
Connecting to SharePoint and OneDrive for Business Connecting to Cloud Storage Global and SharePoint Administrators Hyper Backup Creating a Full Backup Creating an Update Backup Creating an Exchange Online Mailbox Backup Creating an Office 365 Group Backup Creating a OneDrive for Business Backup Backup Resume Backup Search Restore from Backup Scheduling Backup Jobs Retention Policies Import/Export Backup Archives Moving the Backup Location Backup Project Conversion
Interface Overview Common Functions
Connecting to Drives Copy Google Drive Copy File Share Copy My Sites to OneDrive for Business Copy Tenant Copy Box Copy Dropbox OneDrive Management Progress Tab Hyper Migration Path Length Overflow
File Manager Informant Migrator
Interface Common Functions
Connect to SharePoint and OneDrive for Business Global and SharePoint Administrators Copy Sites Live Compare Copy Lists and Libraries Copy, Move, and Tag SharePoint Content Copy Alerts Pre-Migration Report Azure Turbo Mode In-Place Tagging of SharePoint Items Incremental Copy Nintex Workflow Migration Orphaned Users Copy Preserving Content Authorship and Approve/Reject Statuses Save Site to XML Using Scripts and Integration With Windows Task Scheduler
Profile and Global Variables Public Folders for SharePoint Reporting and Re-Mapping Users and Templates Security Manager Term Store Manager Scripts Wizards Appendix


This feature enables users to view previous logs of a job, from previous occurrences of the same job. You can access a list of the history by selecting the History button in the Log Viewer.
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This will open the History window. By default this window shows logs collected in the last 5 days, but this number can be altered by the user in this same window.
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By Double-click on any row in the History window, you can display that selected previous log in the Log Viewer.  

Reprocess Failed Items


NOTE: This feature is only available for File Share and SharePoint use.

This feature enables users to save a special CSV log file which contains only items that have encountered errors and failed during a copy operation.  Once the errors are corrected, the CSV file containing those files can be reprocessed successfully.

1.Once a copy operation has completed, click View log.

2.Save the special CSV file by clicking Reprocess Failed Items.
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3.Correct the errors which caused the items to fail during the initial copy operation.

4.Back in the Navigator, right click on your target site and choose "Use CSV to" and then select "Upload/Copy Content" to re-copy the files contained in the CSV.
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5. In the Upload or copy content using CSV window, enter the path to the CSV file.  Select the items to be copied and click Finish.
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Zip Logs

Users can zip logs for the purpose of sharing the user logs.

In order to zip logs, navigate to a job you would like to zip the logs for, right click and select Zip Logs.
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This will open an explorer window, where you can save the zip file.


This section provides you with an overview of your troubleshooting options.

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