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Migrate Exchange Server to Exchange Online Automatically

Do want to know how to migrate Exchange Server to Exchange Online? Have you found any relevant method till yet for the same? If your answer is in negative, then do not worry. We have come with an automated solution to move Exchange Server mailboxes to Exchange Online. Before, that let us go through a manual approach to complete the process.

Manual Method for Migrating from Exchange Server to Exchange Online

This method can be divided into three 4 steps. Follow one after the other to finish the process to migrate Exchange Server to Exchange Online:

Step 1: Planning

The process of planning includes these steps as mentioned below:

Step 2: Testing the Existing Setup

Now, with the help of the guide provided by Exchange Deployment Assistant, you need to be sure that Exchange Server infrastructure supports Outlook Anywhere & Autodiscover. Once this step is completed, you can go for the next stage of this process.

In case the test fails, use the report generated & the Exchange Deployment Assistant for the resolution of the issues.

Step 3: Configure Cutover Migration

Step 4: Completion of the Migration

Once the synchronization from Exchange Server to Exchange Online is completed and all accounts are provisioned, a report will be emailed to you. Now, as soon as you get the report, you can proceed to the completion of the process.

Manual Method: A Complex Procedure

The above-mentioned manual method is a process in, which users cannot rely on. As there is a chance of loss of data in Exchange Server to Exchange Online migration method, users have to devote much time to complete it, for some users it is not easy to understand, etc.

Expert Solution

Considering the limitations associated with manual approach, there is an alternative method to migrate Exchange Server mailboxes to Exchange Online. The name of this utility is Exchange to Office 365 Migration tool. With this utility, the process of moving from Microsoft Exchange to Exchange Online becomes very easy and simple. The tool moves the data along with the items and attributes. It is compatible with all the versions of Windows Operating System and has no file size limitation.