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  1. 6 votes

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    2 comments  ·  SharePoint Upgrade  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  2. Add direct upgrade paths from previous versions (2010 and 2007) to Office 365

    Most on premise customers have not upgraded to SharePoint 2013. Traditionally upgrades are only supported from the previous version. However, if we want people to adopt Office 365 we are going to need to make it easy to migrate from 2007 & 2010

    4 votes

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    2 comments  ·  SharePoint Upgrade  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  3. Allow Managed Metadata to be accessed from Power Query in Excel

    In Power Query using SharePoint List as source if the SharePoint List has Managed Metadata Columns and if we use Power Query then those columns doesn't show up in Excel .

    Doing Export to Excel from a SharePoint list allows us to see Managed Metadata values but they append some ID's in front .

    26 votes

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    3 comments  ·  SharePoint Upgrade  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  4. Remove extraneous characters from term store data export to excel

    When SharePoint data is exported to Excel, managed metadata columns show up with extra characters, such as 35;#Metals instead of just Metals. Would be better if only the term name got transferred.

    21 votes

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    6 comments  ·  SharePoint Upgrade  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  5. NoSQL Document Stores

    Make it plug and play to separate Site Collections/Content Database from user content. Enable storing content in NoSQL sources without additional development or BCS effort. Make this the preferred document storage to scale.

    4 votes

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    0 comments  ·  Database  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  6. Detailed read access logs for SPO/Yammer

    with O365 / SP Online and Yammer as a SAAS, you need to let our clients to monitor information read access at more granular level... ie. Who read particular document during last three months - even if it was opened via Windows Explorer...

    Log size may be a challenge yes, but there are quite few ways around that...

    1 vote

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    0 comments  ·  Office 365 SharePoint Tenant Admin  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  7. Scriptable Sync Connections

    Make sure that all parts of the user profile service application is scriptable. Specifically the synchronization connections.

    13 votes

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    2 comments  ·  SharePoint PowerShell  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  8. Multilogon accounts

    Provide support for multilogon accounts. Currently i:0#.w|domain\jdoe logging in with windows authentication is not the same as i:60.t|adfs|jdoe@domain.com. I need to be able to connect those accounts to ease out hybridisation.

    10 votes

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    3 comments  ·  Security  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  9. Better Managed Metadata PowerShell Commands

    We need out of the box commands to move Managed Metadata as a whole or just term groups from one farm to another.

    6 votes

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    1 comment  ·  SharePoint PowerShell  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  10. Allow concurrent editing of excel workbooks in the client application

    All co-authoring should be consistent. Co-authoring in Excel (the client) would have huge value. The web editor really does not work for power users.

    11 votes

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    2 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  11. 1 TB site collections

    SharePoint Server should also be able to have up to 1TB site collections as per SPO. SPO is still running a with SP and SQL so there should not be any reason why this could not be implemented on premises

    26 votes

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    2 comments  ·  Database  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  12. User Profile Sercvice Application

    A little less complicated and UPS configuration will definitely help and reduce issues that occur during and after configuration.

    49 votes

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    3 comments  ·  User Profile Services  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  13. Upgrade V2V or B2B

    Will like to smooth process and see less down time when upgrade from 2013 to 2016 or installing patches/SPs.

    21 votes

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    4 comments  ·  SharePoint Upgrade  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  14. HNSC with AAM

    provides host named site collection with AAM support

    1 vote

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    1 comment  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  15. Add ability to route documents into Document Sets based on metadata

    As the title said, I would like to see the capability to create content organizer rules that can route documents into specific document sets based on metadata on the document and on the document set.

    57 votes

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    3 comments  ·  Taxonomy  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  16. Use a list as a mail merge datasource

    I would be fantastic if it was possible to use a SharePoint list as a mail merge datasource

    16 votes

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    1 comment  ·  Database  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  17. Copy content database from site to site in the same farm.

    add a powershell command so that we can copy a content database from one site collection to another in the same farm.

    6 votes

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    3 comments  ·  Database  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  18. microsoft's implementation of remote RBS provider

    If we have to store blob remotely we have to use third party products, it will be better if we have something from microsoft

    6 votes

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    2 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  19. Targeted Stretched Farm Support

    SharePoint supports a 1ms/1Gbps response time between SharePoint and SQL Server. Not all Service Applications require this level of latency. It would be great if the PG could release specific numbers for specific Service Applications (e.g. UPA must be 1ms, Word Automation Services 100ms, and so forth) or allow for variance for latency support, e.g. 1ms - 15ms fully supported.

    10 votes

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    2 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  20. AlwaysOn Read-Intent Support

    SharePoint 2013 SP1 + Apr 2014 CU support Read-Only instances with AlwaysOn Availability Groups, but SharePoint does not implement Read-Intent, allowing the read routing functionality native to AGs. Read-Intent would allow administrators to make use of the secondary node in the AG for read-only queries, thereby potentially increasing performance of the farm.

    12 votes

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    1 comment  ·  Database  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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