Topic Last Modified: 2014-02-26

You can manage user settings and policies for users migrated to Lync Online by using the User Management features available in the Microsoft Office 365 online portal. You must sign in by using a tenant administrator account to perform administration tasks.

Moving Users Back to On-premises

  • Run the following cmdlets:

    Copy Code
    Copy Code
    Move-CsUser -Identity -Target -Credential $cred -HostedMigrationOverrideUrl <URL>

The format of the URL specified for the HostedMigrationOverrideUrl parameter must be the URL to the pool where the Hosted Migration service is running, in the following format:

Https://<Pool FQDN>/HostedMigration/hostedmigrationService.svc. You can determine the URL to the Hosted Migration Service by viewing the URL for the Lync Online Control Panel for your Office 365 tenant account.

To determine the Hosted Migration Service URL for your Office 365 tenant
  1. Login to your Office 365 tenant as an administrator.

  2. Open the Lync admin center.

  3. With the Lync admin center displayed, select and copy the URL in the address bar up to An example URL looks similar to the following:

  4. Replace webdir in the URL with admin, resulting in the following:

  5. Append the following string to the URL: /HostedMigration/hostedmigrationservice.svc.

    The resulting URL, which is the value of the HostedMigrationOverrideUrl, should look like the following: