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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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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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 ...
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Migrating Windows 7 to SSD with a twist (system volume only)

Up front: I've seen these: Changing hard disk with ssd, can I migrate contents so that I can switch drives without a hassle? Replacing notebook SATA hard disk with SSD without reinstalling plus ...
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How can I migrate all of my Linux settings (& home directory) to a new computer?

I have a Linux machine (Linux Mint, KDE), which I've been using for some time, but now I've got a new machine with an already existing Linux on it (Kubuntu) and I'd like to "relocate" my Linux system ...
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Perforce P4 client: how can I transfer my workspaces and bookmarks to a new computer

I have many client-specs and workspaces defined for many different Perforce servers. I got a new computer and installed P4V client, but I can't see any of my client-specs because they are all ...
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Migrating from Office365 P1 to E1

I am looking at moving my domain from Office365 P1 to E1 because I need full control of my DNS, and a P1 plan requires you to use the Microsoft DNS servers... So, I am now looking at moving to an E1 ...
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Is there a tool/technique to update multiple MS Excel files' internal hyperlinks to point to a new server?

We are consolidating numerous file shares into one and there are thousands of MS Excel (not to mention Access and Word) files that have a variety of links within to other sheets. Some of them are ...
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How to convert a VMWare virtual disk to a physical disk? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Convert a Windows VM to physical partition I have a dual boot setup with Windows 7 and Ubuntu installed. I also have a VMWare image with CentOS and want to migrate this ...
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Migrating RAID 0 to SSD

First let me say I'm a newbie when it comes to cloning/migrating etc. I bought a computer that is setup in a raid0, 2 500 GB drives. I have 116GB of that space used, and I want to migrate to a ...
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Moving Windows 7 x64 Pro to a new machine

I have a Laptop running W7 x64 Pro, from a student license. I plan to install the same W7 x64 Pro on a new Desktop machine, using the same license. Now, in order to copy all my applications and ...
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How to migrated emails and contacts from Outlook Express Email to Outlook 2010?

I have tried taking the Outlook Express 6 .dbx files to a Windows 7 machine and importing, but there is no browse. I then installed Outlook 2010 on the XP machine with Outlook Express and only got a ...
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Migrate installation from one HDD to another?

I have a server with a 64 GB SSD inside. It runs just fine, but occasionally there's a hiccup that causes it to nearly fill up. When that happens my server starts to lockup and generally misbehave. ...
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Record directory structure change/migration

Imagine a large SAN with one hundred thousand files in a unorganized directory structure. The files will be moved to a new SAN with an organised directory structure. Some files will be renamed when ...
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Pitfalls/Problems when migrating from Windows 7 to Windows 8 [closed]

I'd like to migrate my system to Windows 8 as soon as it comes to me via MSDN in the next days. I plan to do a fresh install (already bought a bigger SSD :)). When I migrated from Vista to WIN7, ...
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Mail migration: pumping mails into IMAP account

I'm having troubles migrating the email system of our company from an old provider to a new one, call this one FOO. I already created, via control panel, the email addresses and the mailboxes on FOO ...
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Easiest (cleanest/seamless) way to migrate from Thunderbird to Office 2010

We moved to Thunderbird a few years ago. It was a good decision back then, we still don't have any regrets about it. Thunderbird was improving during these years, we had no problems. Things were good. ...
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migrating files and shortcuts from old XP to NEW 7 [closed]

I have a company who has got a new Windows 7 PC. Any recommendations on how to migrate all of the files over and also how to I bring the IE and Chrome shortcuts and setting over/ Are there any issues ...
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Process for migrating Dropbox to SpiderOak

I want to move my data from dropbox to SpiderOak. I have 3 computers running dropbox. But I have a poor WAN connection with very limited upload bandwidth. So I thought I do as first step install the ...
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Scanstate.exe Migration Error

I'm trying to create a migration store on a server using Scanstate and this is the error I recieve: C:\USMT>scanstate.exe \(Server_Name)\migration\mystore /f:migdocs.xml /f: migapp.xml /v:13 ...
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Move 2TB Win7x64 to 640GB HDD

Basically I just got a new (refurbished) HP H8-1260t to use for Windows Media Center. The shipping drive is a 2TB Hitachi drive, but I have an older and barely used 640GB WD Caviar Blue 7200RPM drive ...
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Is there any way to migrate a project and its tasks from an instance of Jira to another one?

We have a project (let's call it ProjectToMigrate) that was created a few years ago under under a given JIRA instance (let's call it Jira-A). It contains a few thousand tasks, in various states. ...
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Move boot partition from TrueCrypt to new drive?

I have a laptop with a 500 GB HDD. The C partition takes up almost all the drive. Have 2-3 other small partitions for manufacturer recovery software or system stuff; these came with the laptop. The C ...
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migrating XP profiles

I need to migrate users from an old xp machine to a new one (on a domain btw). We're using PCmover now but I hate this thing, it moves over way too much stuff by default and its a pain to configure. ...
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Migrating from Office 2007 to 2010

What is the correct way to migrate Office 2007 PST from one machine to a fresh installation with Office 2010? Several articles around the web seem to indicate that merely copying the Outlook.pst file ...
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How to migrate a database from MyISAM to InnoDB?

I am migrating a database with MyISAM tables to an InnoDB engine. Some of the tables in MyISAM have full text indexes. If I have to retain the full text indexes in InnoDB engine, what are the things ...
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Moving settings from one computer to another result in explorer issues

I move one computer to the other. The standard way to do so is to move all files from c:/users/username to c:/users/newusername in new computers. Then I got this error ...
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Where are the settings for Adium located

I am moving computers and want to copy the Adium settings over. What is the path to all the settings for Adium?
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How to convert physical Ubuntu operating system into a virtual machine?

A while ago I turned my PC into dual boot with Windows and Ubuntu. But my experience is, that I rarely boot into Ubuntu, so I wanted to make it available as virtual machine in Windows rather than as a ...
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What would happen if I take my hard drive out of my current PC and put it in a new PC?

Basically, I want to get a new PC, but I have so many software/games installed on my current hard drive, that I don't want to waste the time to re-install/re-configure. Would it work if I just take ...
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What similar rsync tool for Windows?

What can you recommend of an application that looks the same on rsync for windows? I will be doing migration where I need to transfer data from Windows to Linux. I like the rsync on linux where you ...
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Restoring new MacBook Pro to factory settings

I was given a MacBook Pro at work, but no disks or manuels. I made a huge error by using the migration assistant from my home PC. Now when the MacBook pro comes on, it is asking for a password that I ...