We’ve made it easier for you to migrate your public folders to an Office 365 group. There are a number of advantages that Office 365 Groups offer over public folders in many scenarios.
This message is associated with Office 365 Roadmap ID 24236.
How does this affect me?
You can now use a batch migration process to move your public folders (both online and on-premises) to an Office 365 group.
This is not a forced migration, and you can choose to migrate your public folders at your own pace.
What do I need to do to prepare for this change?
If you’ve decided to take advantage of Office 365 Groups, you can follow the instructions in the linked TechNet article to understand the step-by-step details of the migration process, which is dependent upon the current version of the Exchange environment where the public folders are hosted.
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