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Metalogix® Essentials for Office 365
Updated June 2020
This section provides an overview of the steps required to begin using the product.
The Essentials desktop tool is a multi-threaded/multi-tasking application. As such, available system memory is the most critical parameter for optimal performance. The following are the system requirements for optimal performance:
·Product Version: 64-bit - 8GB+ of RAM. To increase memory, start Metalogix Essentials for Office 365 and go to Help > Profile Manager > Memory Management.
·Processor: Intel Core i3 or AMD FX 6300 or higher processor.
·Operating System: Windows 8 or higher; Windows Server 2008 R2 or higher.
·Workstation/Server: Many customers install the application on Virtual platforms, however we recommend using an isolated workstation rather than shared servers.
·Connectivity: We recommend a hard-wired network connection over wireless.
·Software: We recommend you turn off all antivirus software on the workstation where Essentials is installed. Otherwise, it may affect the tool.
The Essentials Setup Wizard is launched once the installation process is begun.
The actual features and modules available to the user are controlled via the activation code.
Installing the Essentials console:
1.Download the Metalogix Essentials installer here: https://support.quest.com/Metalogix-Essentials-for-Office-365/2.1/download-new-releases.
2.Once you have selected and downloaded the Bit version that is appropriate for your computer, run the installer by opening the downloaded package. This will open the Metalogix Essentials Setup Wizard.
3.Click Next to begin the installation process.
4.Agree to the Terms in order to proceed to the next step.
5.Select the location for the product Installation. Click Next.
6.If you have the "Run Metalogix Essentials" option selected, then the application will automatically start once the Wizard has completed Installation. Click Finish to complete installation.
7.The next step is to activate the product. Please see the Product Activation
NOTE: The installer will download the entire application. The amount of time this takes depends on the speed of your connection and host computer.