All information about the migration project features is summarized on the main project Dashboard. The main Dashboard content depends on your subscription.
On the main migration dashboard you can:
|1||Breadcrumbs||Keep track of your location within project and quickly return to the previous steps.|
Configure, manage, and control every aspect of the migration project. Match and migrate Azure AD accounts, process resources with Accounts, migrate mail with Mailboxes,migrate OneDrive for Business storages with OneDrive, monitor and troubleshoot the project with Events, and control the flow of the migration with Tasks.
|3||Notification area||Action items, alerts, tips, tricks, and other notifications are displayed in this area.|
|4||Action pane||Set up and fine tune the migration with these commands.|
|5||Collection list||View existing account collections and add new account collections. See Collection Dashboard for details|
|6||Getting Started widget||
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|7||Accounts widget||See the summary on accounts and quickly navigate to the list of accounts|
|8||Mailboxes widget||See the summary on mailboxes and quickly navigate to the list of mailboxes|
|9||OneDrive widget||See the summary on OneDrive for Business storages and quickly navigate to the list of OneDrive users|
|10||Tasks widget||See the status summary for the current migration flow and quickly navigate to all tasks|
See the summary on warnings and errors and quickly navigate to all migration events
|12||Domain Coexistence widget||
Start Address Rewrite Service, monitor the service and quickly navigate to the list of mailboxes that already have associated target pairs and can be added to the service. See Domain Coexistence for details
The migrated environment may be very big and complex. The accounts might belong to different offices and geographical locations. Some groups of employees, like top management, Finance or Legal divisions should be given special care when migrating. To make large environments more manageable, organize the accounts into collections. For details how to create collections and use them see Using Collections
A collection acts like “migration project within migration project”. The Collection Dashboard shows the collection-specific summary, allows you to see accounts added to it, create tasks for them, and monitor the progress for the selected subset of accounts.
From the Tasks list you can control the individual steps of the migration project:
To optimize performance you can schedule start for all tasks as necessary. For details see Task Scheduling.
To optimize performance you can select schedule options for all tasks using Schedule page of task wizards. This is reasonable for the task that may take a considerable amount of time. The following options are available: