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I am running a WPMU instance and need to import around 1200 sites at once. I have put a process in place to create a properly formatted WXR file for each one. What I am missing at this point is how to access the WP Import option without the GUI, so I can automate this import. Any thoughts?

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WordPress Importer Extended is the plugin that you are looking for.

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This isn't a valid option for me; I would have to network activate the plugin, which would then kick off about 1200 (sizeable) data download/uploads. Thanks tho. If I am able to access the import procedure automatically, I can effectively schedule it, as well as control how the media is uploaded along with the posts. – user20517 Sep 24 '12 at 18:09

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