After releasing a first version of his own SharePoint migration tool, Microsoft has updated it and has released the v2 of the SharePoint Migration Tool (available at

This new version includes support for more SharePoint lists like:

  • GenericList
  • DocumentLibrary
  • Survey
  • Links
  • Announcements
  • Contacts
  • Events
  • Tasks
  • DiscussionBoard
  • PictureLibrary
  • XMLForm
  • GanttTasks
  • Posts
  • Comments
  • Categories
  • MySiteDocumentLibrary
  • IssueTracking

It also includes support for AD FS authentication method; which makes all supported authentication methods available for the migration tool.

Don’t forget, you need to prepare and plan for your migration and for this you can still refer/use the SharePoint Migration Assessment tool available at