Migration specifies 1) the process of moving information between different data formats or 2) the process of moving an existing user environment to a different system, for example when switching operating systems

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How to downgrade from Chrome 35 to 34 without losing data?

After upgrading Chromium from 34 to 35, the usability of Chromium went downhill. So I decided to downgrade Chromium. Fortunately, the previous version of Chromium was still somewhere on my disk, so ...
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Migrate Google docs to Office 365, convert from .gdoc to .docx

Our company is switching from Google apps to Office 365. As I am one of the only using .gdocs documents I am tasked to convert them to .docx before we migrate by hand, or else I cannot open them ...
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How do I migrate my Zune player (HD) content to a new machine?

I've got a Zune HD loaded with my music from CD. Unfortunately, the machine it's synched to is running Windows XP. I dragged a Vista machine out of storage to use to replace my XP box since XP is ...
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How to import Firefox bookmarks from Linux to Windows?

How to import Firefox bookmarks from Linux to Windows? Is there a way?
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Adobe Captivate 5.5 download [closed]

I have a license key for Adobe Captivate 5.5 from my XP machine and I am trying to download it on my Windows 7 computer. Every link I can find has taken me to Adobe Captivate 7...any suggestions?
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Modify VM system configuration without turning it on. Will it be OK?

I am using Virtual Box. I make a Virtual machine with this specification: Base memory : 1024 MB Processor : 2 CPU OS : Ubuntu Everything is working well. Later on, I ...
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Does USMT 5.0 require the HOST to see the Domain Controller and on the network?

I am scripting up a semi-automate migration process of 32bit Win XP user profiles/app settings/document to new 64 bit Windows 7 boxes using the USMT 5.0 tools (latest). I know all about the exclude ...
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Windows 7 over Windows 8/8.1 in Enterprise [closed]

Due to microsoft announcing EOS for Win XP, big companies are trying to shift to Win 7. My question is why are they not shifting to Win 8? Is it because Win 7 is tried and tested? is it because of ...
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Migrate Windows 8.1 from HDD to SSD Error

I’m trying to migrate my Notebook HDD (Asus q550lf-bbi7t07 with Windows 8.1 OEM) to my new SSD drive (SSD Intel 530 Series 240Gb). I tried to clone the original drive to SSD drive with many tools: ...
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Is there any tool or facility or command line command built into windows 8.1 that replaces migwiz?

Sadly the migwiz tool (Windows Easy Transfer) in windows 8.1 is a legacy/lobotomized useless thing, that can accept a backup made with Windows 7 or 8.0, but cannot generate a backup from the original ...
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How do I migrate emails from Outlook on a Mac into Google Apps for Business

I am migrating across from an email server called IceWarp (i.e. not exchange) to Google Apps for Business. I've found that for the Windows PCs in the business I can use Google Apps Sync for Microsoft ...
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copy a user directory from one to another workstation on a same domain

Please advise me how to copy a user directory from one workstation to another on the same domain. Does a normal copy and paste would do?? Because, whatever the article I'm finding does not say ...
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Migrate LVM to ZFS

I am currently thinking about moving away from my LVM setup to a ZFS setup with RAIDZ. My current setup consists of 5 x 4TB disks in a LVM and a 60GB SSD for the system. At the moment there is about ...
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Why didn't copying my home folder to a new machine preserve all preferences?

So, I needed to move my existing data to a new machine. I expected basically all settings (e.g. google chrome bookmarks, nav bar contents in gnome3, etc.) to be preserved if I simply copied my $HOME ...
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Moving Windows non-system partition and Linux to a new drive

My setup has two hard drives. A smaller hard drive with the Windows C: partition and GRUB, and a larger hard drive with a Windows D: partition, and a Linux install - separate / and /home partitions. ...
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Cutover migration Error: ProvisioningFailedException: The name “XXX” is already being used. Please try another name.

I am performing a cutover migration from Exchange 2003 to Office 365 Before doing the migration I created a few users in the admin account. I then set up the migration and executed it. Each user ...
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Attempting to ping RPC endpoint 6001 (Exchange Information Store)

I have Exchange 2003 running on a Windows Server 2003 box. I am trying to use Microsoft Remote Connectivity Analyzer which is failing with an error while attempting to ping RPC endpoint 6001 (Exchange ...
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Exchange Server 2010 (local) migrated to Office 365

We have a Exchange Server 2010 and we want migrate to Office 365. Our exchange are located in LAN not expanding in WAN. First question - To make migration, we must expand this to WAN? We try to use ...
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Migration Issues with Win7

I have a Windows 7 box that I am trying to migrate over to another box. I tried using Acronis and I ended up with not being able to boot Windows. Error: 0xc000000f The boot selection failed because a ...
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debian diff current /etc to default /etc

I have a Debian system I wish to migrate to newer, improved hardware. Over the years there have been changes to /etc both from myself and from system updates. I would like to create a diff of my /etc ...
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Outlook Express 6 - How can I transfer newsgroup messages to a new PC

I use Outlook Express 6 to read newsgroups and had the messages from numerous servers downloaded on my PC. The PC became unbootable, but with all files intact, and now I want to migrate the existing ...
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Migrating windows 8 license from one machine to another [duplicate]

Is it possible to migrate windows 8 license from 1 machine to another. I purchase one license and installed it in my old PC. No i purchased a new one and i want to transfer that license to my new ...
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Move windows programs without working OS?

My computer is dead. I am giving up on fixing it (I tried very hard), but I still want my files with me when I reinstall the operating system. The problem with using normal tools to migrate data is ...
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I need to move my entire file system to another hard drive in Fedora

I'm using a computer with two internal hard drives, one is 500GB and the other is 30GB. My file system is stored on the 30GB and now it's full ( I can't even install updates ). I have plenty of space ...
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How do you export the installed program report after Easy Transfer?

I used the Easy Transfer Agent to export items from a old computer. Used it again to import items onto the new computer. Everything worked as expected. After the Easy Transfer Agent completes it ...
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Moving Ubuntu guest from Vista 32 to Windows 7 64 issue

As the title suggests, I ran into a problem when trying to migrate Ubuntu 12-04 guest from Vista32 Ultimate host to Win7-64 Ultimate host. I transferred the whole virtual machine and tried both adding ...
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How can I offer an XP-compatible migration to Linux Mint?

I looked at some friends' computer and winced; they're running XP, and the system is running slowly, and their SuperAntiSpyware pulled multiple malware threats (big surprise). But they are using ...
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Preserving One Key Recovery feature while migrating to a smaller SSD

The question is simple, but the answer might be complicated as I am not targeting One Key Recovery feature of a specific vendor, I'm searching for a answer in general. Suppose I'm migrating from a 1 ...
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Virtual Machine stalls after migration

I have Ubuntu VMs running on an Ubuntu server Host. When moving a VM from one host to the other using virsh migrate --live some of the VMs stall out. The only way to get them back is to kill them and ...
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How to separately count number of files, directories, symbolic links and hard links within a single find run?

To check a successfull migration I'm using find to count the number of files, directories, symbolic links and files with more than one hard link. As the directories to check contain a huge number of ...
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Permissions issue migrating data across domains

I have 2 domains, lets call them "OLDDomain" and "NEWDomain". The previous admin "migrated" the users from OLDDomain to NEWDomain by painstakingly going through active directory user by user. Then ...
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Separating the OS and applications from current drive to a new drive

I want to change the way my Mac system is setup. I currently have one large hard drive that has all the OS, applications and user data stored on it. I would like to purchase a separate hard drive ...
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svn2git with local repo?

Let's say some time ago I checked out a SVN repo: svn co http://example.com/repo Now I have the folder $HOME/repo which contains .svn subfolders about the metadata of the repo in the whatever host. ...
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Migrating a Computer to a VHD

A client of mine has a computer running applications for roughly 10 machines. They need a real server to handle all of this and I'm going to make some recommendations and install/migrate everything. ...
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How to export all accounts or everything Outlook 2010 Windows to Outlook for Mac (latest version)

I have my PC with 23 email accounts and mega messages that I would like to transfer to my new MacBook. All I really have to move is the account settings and it can pull all the mail again. I saw ...
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Renaming WebSphere after disk cloning

I know it is not the correct ways, but since keeping other installed stuffs is needed. Does anyone have the steps of renaming a WebSphere Server after cloning at disk level ? Any help are welcome.
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Application to monitor use of applications?

To make it easier to migrate users from XP to Windows 7 or 8, I'd like to let an application run for several days to list applications that people use, so I know which ones are really important to ...
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Windows Easy Transfer like tool for Windows 7 to 7 Migrations?

I work in a corporate IT environment. Most of our users have been been migrated from Windows XP to 7. The techs in our company use the Easy Transfer tool to migrate people and it goes fairly smoothly. ...
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One Step Migration to SSD?

I've read several of the migration guides for moving an existing windows install from a HDD to a SSD. Steps are basically: Attach external drive copy hdd image to drive (conezilla) install ssd boot ...
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Why is everything in my PST file showing up as a “draft”?

I'm trying to move a client's email from Gmail to Google Apps Mail. Believe it or not, this is a very tedious process that doesn't have any good way from Google to do it. This client has over 91,000 ...
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Migrating Windows 7 from a drive whose current active/bootable partition is a proprietary 'recovery' partition

I have a Toshiba laptop with a failing HD which I plan to swap for an SSD. The current setup sees the laptop booting silently through a 'recovery' partition which I'm assuming is proprietary to ...
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How to ensure incoming emails don't get lost when migrating to new server?

I plan on moving some WHM/cpanel accounts to a new server, I am under the impression that during transition, some emails might land on old server even if the files have already been copied to the new ...
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How to use SSD as the new windows without reformating

I got a 1 TB hard disk. However the C drive is only 150GB. Also only 67 GB uses. My plan is to ghost that C drive to an SSD. And then arrange that next time the SSD is the OS drive. How would I do ...
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Where is MySQL Workbench Database Migration Wizard?

I am using MySql 5.5 with MySql Workbench 5.2 CE. I have read that workbench has data migration feature (http://www.mysql.com/why-mysql/migration/), but I am not able to find this feature in ...
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Are there any pitfalls to moving my Windows partition to a new hard drive using dd?

My current hard drive has an 80 GB NTFS partition running Windows (/dev/sda1) in addition to several Linux partitions. I purchased a new hard drive and want to move my Windows 8 partition to a new ...
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Migration embedded linux to larger sd

Im trying to migrate an embedded system, im ussing the dd comand dd if=/dev/location of=/dev/destiny but as said on the main title im trying to migrate to a larger sd, first I want to be sure that ...
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How to migrate Microsoft Office settings?

This is an extension of a previous post found here. I am looking for a free solution to transfer all settings for all Office 2010 programs (I currently use Word & Excel, but occasionally use ...
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Samsung Data Migration software isn't working

I just bought a Samsung 840 Series SSD. I am in trying to migrate my data from my current laptop's HDD to the SSD. I am using the Samsung Data Migration Software, however it is not working? I am not ...
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Migrate Windows 8 from VirtualBox to partition

I had severe problems with installing Windows 7 and 8 which I didn't get fixed after a lot of research. So I am trying a new approach! I now have a Windows 8 up and running in a VirtualBox on my ...
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Google Apps Migration for Microsoft Exchange - meaning of error 80041194?

Google Apps Migration for Microsoft Exchange (aka GAMME) works a treat - ALMOST. I am getting multiple occurrences of error 80041194 in the log but there is no further description and searching the ...