Update Migration Agent with Auto Update Feature

PST FlightDeck comes with a feature called Auto Update. It allows updated versions of the Migration Agent to be pushed to workstations. Steps You have to create packages for AutoUpdate. There are two versions of the Migration Agent; therefore, there are two versions of AutoUpdate package: x86 and x64 (different bitness). Install the latest versionContinue reading Update Migration Agent with Auto Update Feature

Core Server is not detecting additional Active Directory domains

Overview PST FlightDeck supports synchronising users from a different domain and the scenario of running a remote Active Directory (later AD) scan from additional server than Core server. Solution Below are the steps to follow to achieve this: The binaries from Active Directory Sync module needs to be copied to the server which is connectedContinue reading Core Server is not detecting additional Active Directory domains

Hide user details in reports in Office 365 portal

Overview This article explains how user-level details are hidden in the Office 365 Admin Center when generating reports. We can use this feature when generating reports like OneDrive or usage reports without showing names and email addresses. In this way, user identities are protected. Steps To be able to carry out these steps, you willContinue reading Hide user details in reports in Office 365 portal

How to Enable Schedule groups in Flight Deck

Users in PST Flight Deck can be also enabled in batches scheduled for desired time frame.  This option can be found in the Admin console in Manage > Schedule groups. Scheduling a group: Click on the Add button located in the top left corner. Fill in all the columns in the wizard: Schedule date: Time frameContinue reading How to Enable Schedule groups in Flight Deck

How To: Manage files in Ingest Blocked status

Summary If the file doesn’t meet the ownership threshold, it ends up in Ingest Blocked status. A user must address any files with this status. By default, the ownership threshold is set to 90%. It can be adjusted in Settings > Environment > Ownership. Steps There are two ways to address the Ingest Blocked status.Continue reading How To: Manage files in Ingest Blocked status

SharePoint User Activity

Understanding the daily ebb and flow of SharePoint usage helps you see the underlying adoption and footprint of the SharePoint ecosystem within your tenant. The SharePoint User Activity report provides visibility into these areas. The Chart shows the daily aggregate numbers for five key SharePoint Metrics: Files Viewed or Modified, Files Synced, Files Shared Internally, FilesContinue reading SharePoint User Activity

File successfully uploaded but is not processed by modules

Issue: File successfully uploaded but is not processed by any modules despite restarting those services. Summary: Uploaded files should begin processing by the post processing modules within the hour of having the Upload Status reflect a successful upload in most cases. Should you notice a prolonged period where files are not progressing, a likely culprit isContinue reading File successfully uploaded but is not processed by modules

HowTo: Set up email notification for PST Flight Deck Monitoring tool

Overview PST Flight Deck Monitoring tool allows to send email notification about alerts to multiple users. Steps 1. Go to PST Flight Deck Admin console > Settings > Environment > Advanced 2. In “Mail” section select “Enable Mailing” and set the SMTP Server, Port Number and Sender 3. Open PST Flight Deck Monitoring Tool 4.Continue reading HowTo: Set up email notification for PST Flight Deck Monitoring tool

Info: Weekly Managed Operations PST Flight Deck status report

Overview The Managed Migrations team will send you a weekly migration status report, which looks like the one below. This article explains some of the key parts of that report. The information below relates to your PST migration to Office365. The migration is progressing well. Your migration is on 99.1 % completed. Statistic Enabled users:Continue reading Info: Weekly Managed Operations PST Flight Deck status report