Teams uses virtual folders to represent the teams and channels. Teams are folders that contain contact groups, while Channels are folders of conversations.
The hierarchy of a typical Team looks like this:
To filter (skip) a Team or Channel during a migration, use these steps:
- To skip a specific Team, for example Team 1 from the diagram, enter this folder filter:
- Specifically, this is a RegEx command that says “Do not migrate Team1 or any subfolder of Team1. For more information on Folder filtering options, see How do I filter a folder?
- To skip a specific Channel, for example, Channel 1 from the diagram, enter this folder filter:
(^team1/Channel 1|^team1/Shared Documents/Channel 1)
Note: The “General Channel” cannot be skipped. If a filter is entered for the General channel, the filter will be ignored by the system.
- To skip multiple Teams or Channels, use the same format as above, but use a pipe delimiter to separate the team names: