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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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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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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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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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 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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Copying dovecot maildir to another server with courier maildir

i just moved all my mailboxes first from one server to the new one by using rsync. After that i created the folders using Thunderbird to have same folder structure like on old server. Then i copied ...
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Backup IMAP Email Account to a Hosted Google Account

I have a vanilla IMAP account for work, and they also provisioned me a hosted Google email account. I have tried good ol' drag-and-drop migration with Thunderbird on more than a few occasions, and ...
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Windows migration tool

I want a program which can help me with reinstalling the system. I want to save the settings of programs installed on my system. The settings of my user profile. Create backup of my directories. I ...
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How can I migrate mail from H-Sphere to cPanel?

I am moving my server from H-Sphere to cPanel and I have everything done except for the mail. What is the easiest way to get all my mail from my old H-Sphere server and put it in my new cPanel?
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migration Tuleap 6.11 -> Tuleap 7.3

I am currently using Tuleap 6.11 on a Red Hat 5.10 + php 5.1.6. I want to migrate to Tuleap 7.3 on CentOS 6 + php 5.4 What is the best way : directly transfer 6.11 prodcution database to the new ...
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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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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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Move Windows to Existing (Non-Blank) Drive

My current setup is an SSD that has Windows installation on it, plus an HDD that holds most of my data. The HDD has plenty of space on it (more free space than the full size of the SSD). I'd like to ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Problems with TimeMachine configuration - can I blow this away and start over?

I am migrating from a MacBook Pro (early 2009 - OSX 10.6.8) to a new MacBook Pro (OSX 10.7.2). I have been backing up to an external drive using TimeMachine. I want to migrate the back up to my new ...
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How can I migrate mail from Entourage to Outlook?

I have an Entourage POP3 account. My e-mail and folders are stored locally on my Mac. I'm trying to migrate them to Outlook 2007. I have tried to export through Entourage, but it doesn't work. What ...
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suggestions for migrating a windows 7 install to a new 4K sector disk

I'm looking to upgrade the disk on a windows 7 box to a new larger drive. In the past for such migrations I'd just hook both drives up and use a linux boot disk and use dd to copy from one disk to ...
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How to move from vmware ESXi 5.5 to Hyper-V 2012 R2 on same hardware?

I have Vmware ESXi 5.5 Update 1 with two disks, called RAID0 (3.6 TB) and RAID5 (10.9 TB). I am tired of having to rebuild ESXi every sixty days for home use so I am planning on moving to Hyper-V, ...
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How to clone existing Filevault encrypted HD to SSD with a linux live cd/usb

I have a 13-inch, Mid 2012 MacBook pro which comes with a 500 GB sata hard drive. I'm running 10.9.5 Mavericks. Of the 500 GB I have about 77 GB used whereas the rest of it is free space, this drive ...
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How to properly move mysql dumps between hosts

One would thing that it will be as easy as mysqldump -u root -p -QqeR --add-drop-table --all-databases | bzip2 -v9 - > blabla.sql.bz2 and then import on the other side, but in real world that's ...
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Migrate a VMWare Machine to Hyper-V locally

I have some existing VMWare machines I used with VMWare Player. Since upgrading to Win8.1 I have the problem, that I must use Hyper-V for several development reasons. I have a dual boot setup to ...
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VM Live Migration statistic tools

I've studied a lot regarding live migration of virtual machines. but i couldn't find any paper/reference/study mentioning any of the tools (they)used for logging or capturing statistics of VMs and ...
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Previewing a website before changing ns record to an active domain

How can I preview a website located on server X while the active domain is on server Y? I just want to make sure that the migration is successful before changing the ns records. I've heard that it's ...
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How do I migrate a virtual machine using LVM from VirtualBox to KVM?

I have a virtual machine running CentOS on VirtualBox with a drive that uses LVM for partitioning / volume management. I need to migrate the vm to a linux-kvm host machine. Here's the steps I've ...
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trouble getting MacBook Pro Migration Assistant to always work

Am trying to migrate from 1st MacBook Pro to a 2nd and 3rd. But both computers just say "Looking..." Macs are connected through single Ethernet cable. After trying again and again, finally migrated ...
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Trying to migrate Win8.1 to ssd(things are little more complicate than normal)

I'm trying to migrate my Win8.1 system to an SSD. I tried Paragon's, EaseUS Todo, EZGig and many more but it doesn't work for me. I think it's because i'm on uefi. If i open disk management, i see my ...
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User Profile Migration errors out for Server 2012 R2 Essentials

Why did migration error out on me. I joined my old computer to the domain with connect and then when it started the migration of my old account it errored out and just said I can migrate manually. ...
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Cloning Single OS partition to ssd

I'm planning on migrating my Windows8.1 OS to an SSD, i plan to do this with EaseUs Todo backup. The thing is, my HDD is divided in 4 partitions, one which i personally use, OS and files on it, the ...
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PrintBrmUi unable to read printer data

I migrated from Win8 to Win7 and since I have so many printers with so many settings which I do not want to setup manually again I used PrintBrmUi to save all printers into a "printerExport". Now ...
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Moving cpanel backup of magento site to VPS

I was having my site in shared hosting, I took the entire backup, its structure is like addons homedir mysql resellerpackages suspendinfo bandwidth homedir_paths ...
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Servermigration - mail/dns

We have the following setup: Domain via namecheap Cloudflare Hostgator server (mail,webserver) Now we want to move to another server and we first want to make sure that everything works. I have WHM ...
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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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Xen VM to OpenVZ Container = No More Network?

I know that OpenVZ is deprecated because LXC 1.0 but watch this : I have a XenServer XVA that I converted to Xen img .. Then i mounted the img through a loop and chroot into it .. Yeah, I actually ...
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XCP guest migration to another host

I have a question regarding XCP guest migration, I want to migrate guest systems between two different physical machines in different locations. I have found this article which relates to migration of ...
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Microsoft 2008R2 - Break Mirrored Volume

My question is, has someone test to migrate storage using the Microsoft RAID 1, using Break Mirrored Volume function? I did some test, sometimes all works ok and driveletter always inherit the new ...
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How to migrate Virtual Machine to new hardware

My problem can be better understood in two steps:- STEP 1: I have a physical server having an AMD Athlon X2 CPU, 4 GB ram and a 40GB HDD. This machine has ESXi 4.0 with one virtual machine running ...
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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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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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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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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 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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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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Migration assistant Mac applications

Hey guys, I was only wondering how the Migration assistant for mac works, specially when you transfer Applications. Does it "reinstall" them with my preferences? Or maybe it's like a fresh install? ...