Saving data for posts, pages, custom post types, comments, custom fields, categories, tags, custom taxonomies, and users. Usually used to migrate to another hosting or add data to another WordPress website.

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How to replace all images within exported xml files to demo.jpg?

I'm going to create a demo data by exporting a site (Wordpress Export Tool) and get an xml file. I don't want my users who import my xml and get all actual images of the site. Is it possible (in not ...
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Is it possible to export WordPress from command line?

Is it possible to export WordPress from command line? I don't mean use mysqldump to export the database, but create the xml file used to easily import to another WordPress installation.
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WXR? Export from Drupal 7 - import into WordPress

I have used some of the tutorials out there to convert a Drupal 7 site over to WordPress. My problem is that I am not finding any tutorials with the lines I can use in my MySQL to convert the ...
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Importing blog failed to download attachments from older (still online) blog

I was trying to clone one blog to another using the import/export functionality of WordPress. I had selected to export everything on the original blog, and Download attachments on the clone. However, ...
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Siteurl code for links

I'm working on a wordpress website for my friends bussines and I'm working on it on my personal server to then export it and import it on his server when it's done. And one some of the pages I've ...
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Move post from one blog to another on same server with different prefixed tables

I have one blog at example.com and another at example.com/other (use same database - different prefix). What I am trying to accomplish is moving a post (conditionally by custom field value) to either ...
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Migrate bbpress content to posts

I'm looking for a way to migratie a bbPress forum to post & replies. Why you ask? Well... the use of a forum in this case is an overkill. And I want to get rid of it. It's a bad apple from the ...
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Export Header and Footer

I want to export the header and footer from WordPress as HTML with same the design: CSS, images, JavaScript files. But not main content page. I want to do this, because I will use the same design in ...
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What is the structure of the “Featured Image” field in the DB?

On a WP install with about 1400 images and the Media Tools 1.1 plugin, I ran both "Import External and Set Featured Image" and "Set Featured Image". But the featured images functionality didnt work, ...
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Move Multiple WP Installs on a single domain to WP Multisite

I have a domain with 18 WP Sites installed on it - all under different directories domain.com/site1 domain.com/site2 domain.com/site3 I want to try and get all of the sites migrated to a single WP ...
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Exporting completed webiste for another server

I've been working on a Wordpress website with WooCommerce etc for my friends business for a while. It's pretty much done, all products are added etc. However this has been done on my own webhost / ...
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Moving 2 wordpress sites to one

I am working on 2 different wordpress blogs into one new domain! I used the Tools->Export to get the xml file and also chose the option to include files and attachments as I wanted to move all the ...
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Export xml use/import images from theme directory

Is it possible to create demo.xml for a theme that when imported into fresh theme installation will use/import images from theme directory folder (e.g. theme/images/demo) rather than import media from ...
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How to modify admin headers

I'm trying to create a theme settings export script that base_64 encodes the theme options and lets the user download them as a text file. I've seen a post (What is the best way to export and import ...
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Moving Posts to a new site and maintaining URLs

I am looking to move all my posts to a new site. The new site is sitting in a dev environment and will eventually be launched in place of the new site at the same URL. The blog posts will not have ...
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Update Attached Image Size after Import

So I just exported all the data from one version of site, and imported it into a new version of that site (using the WP Import / Export options). I selected the box to download all attachments as ...
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Failed to import Media

When I generate XML file with [Tools > Export] and use [Tools > Import] on another WordPress website I get "Failed to import Media" for each attachment post type. And images that failed to load are ...
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Woocommerce Export Orders with Order Item Meta

I have this plugin http://docs.woothemes.com/document/ordercustomer-csv-exporter/ but it doesn't seem to export product variations / attributes per order. What I want to do is to make a separate ...
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Exporting Data from WordPress into a flat table

I need to be able to export the data within WordPress so that each object is contained in a single row, like a flat table. Imagine each post type as it's own database table, containing columns that ...
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Problems with Wordpress Import

I have a VPS hosting account with Web Fusion and am migrating one of my Wordpress sites to it. The Wordpress export file is about 29 MB. At first i encountered an Internal Server Error after ...
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I broke database after reuploading local version - what exactly happened? Database error

The site was already working but since I wanted to change the website more and my Internet is not good right now, I decided to download the whole wp folder to local drive, and export database. I set ...
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Is there a way to export Advanced Custom Fields data?

I've entered data into ACF using the ACF Options plugin. Is there a way to export all that data I entered? When I use ACF's built in exporter, it only exports the structure. Maybe I'm missing ...
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How to export and import plugin data through WordPress tools option

I have a plugin which doesn't have import/export option in WordPress tools http://wordpress.org/plugins/color-manager/ How can I add this functionality?
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How to export database correctly for local to online

This process as a whole is fine... but I seem to have one small issue when I upload the database online. If I create a theme and modify some options that's fine for the local version. Once I upload ...
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Is it good practice to import/export a blog to test a redesign?

I am working on redesigning a fairly high profile blog. I suggested the best way to do that, rather than mockups, is to just upload their wordpress export to a new WP install on domain. That way ...
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How can I export Grunion Contact Form messages in an easily parsable format, e.g. CSV?

I've made the mistake of using the Grunion Contact Form plugin (it shipped with the Promotion theme that our webdevs installed in our Wordpress instance) instead of a real tool like SurveyGizmo, and ...
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Export and import all Plugin options

Actually I am developing a new free plugin for Wordpress partially based on this plugin FrameWork: Sunrise framewok, each option's name will start like this: my_plugin_ So everytime i need to echo ...
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Importing posts only - consequences?

One of my client holds a slow Internet connection. So he wants to do all his web updates locally (by any means - he doesn't understand codes) and then he wants to update the website by any easy and ...
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Export specific menu

How can I export a specific menu out of wordpress? I have a list with many URLs and I need to copy it to multiple sites. But I don't want to do it manually.
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Exporting just posts of a specific category

I have found the export tool particularly useful for moving posts from sites to site, and even once wrote an extension for Elgg to export its content into wordpress export format for migration to ...
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Is it possible to create a RSS feed containing all blog entries? [closed]

More specifically I have a blog at riduidel.wordpress.com for which I would like to create that feed, for it to be later consumed in a site backup solution called autoblog, which can create a site ...
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Why do I get undefined function export_wp()?

I'm trying to create a function in functions.php or a plugin to generate an export via a cronjob, similar to how Chris_O did this question. However it seems that I can't call export_wp(), I keep ...
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Different way to export data from WP?

does anyone one if there is any other way how to export all data from WP than than the default export plugin? I need it because I have JSON arrays in my custom fields and when I import XML file ...
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wordpress export pretty permalinks and post excerpt export

Note: tried all old questions and they seem not working in current version of wp I want to export pretty permalinks ( not in db) ,posts title,excerpt and if possible category and tags to csv Please ...
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How do i export the HTML from text widgets?

I placed HTML in several text widgets which where lost after i deleted all inactive widgets and changed themes but i have found the data in the tables. The only problem, its mixed in with all this ...
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how to import custom taxonomy (& terms)

I exported a working Wordpress (v3.5.1) blog content with multiple custom taxonomies (& terms) and whenever I try to import these terms and taxonomy into a new blog the wordpress-importer fails ...
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Wordpress Export Import Site Navigation Menu

When I do an export and import the menus get transferred but I have to set the Site Navigation Menu manualy. Obviously it's only a small detail but can I ask is this a bug or expected behaviour and is ...
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MySQL Syntax Error upon restoring database from backup [closed]

Performed a bad import to my Wordpress install and decided to restore from the mqSQL backup (full export) I had made minutes earlier. Dropped all tables in the database and then did an import from my ...
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How can I get an XML export of my 1K+ posts WordPress instance?

I'd like to export my database to XML because the import script to my new blog already supports getting data from that. A database backup or wordpress clone is not that useful in this case. The ...
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How to export comments in WordPress?

I want to export my comments to Excel, PDF or Word. The format really doesn't matter, I just want them exported. I tried the Export Comments plugin, the standard one, but couldn't get it to work, I ...
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How To Export/Import WordPress (MySQL) Database Properly Via Command-Line?

Normally, a MySQL database can be exported and imported using these simple SSH commands: Export: mysqldump -u USERNAME -p DATABASE_NAME > filename.sql Import: mysql -u USERNAME -p ...
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WordPress (+WPMU) Import/Export ALL settings?

As we all know WordPress does not import Widgets when you import content with [Tools > Import] and I'm wondering what kind of script could do that? Database has more than just 1 single information ...
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Export / import Wordpress database

Is there a proper way of exporting and importing a big WordPress MySQL database to a new database? When I tried to do that in the standard way I run into 2 issues: All widgets disappeared and I had ...
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Import Images from one self-hosted WordPress install to another

I am redeveloping a client's site and, for a number of reasons, in the process changing hosts. I'm developing it on the new host and to get the site orgainised I have attempted to import all the pages ...
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How can I export WordPress posts' attachments?

I am in the process of transferring posts from one WordPress install to another. I can use WordPress' Tools --> Export to export the XML I need for my posts. On the new install, I then use Tools --> ...
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Best way to import users, post and categories from an external database

I need to migrate an existing website to WordPress. This website already has a basic database containing users and posts (with a category), but it also has a high number of records so it's not ...
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How do I export WordPress galleries?

I am trying to export the WordPress galleries but can't seem to find any functions that do that. I want the data and attachments of the galleries in a WRX Format.
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Where does the Media Library live in the database?

I'm exporting a Wordpress site from localhost to a web host, and I am unable to import the Media Library, as the web host is unable to contact localhost. I've uploaded all of the localhost files from ...
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Fast worpress backup/clone

i have a problem with 2 websites. I have for example site1.com site2.com How can i make a perfect clone of site1.com for site2.com? i mean i want a method that i can do this in minutes, not ...
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Import posts with featured images

I am trying to make an import of posts from my old blog installation. It works fine for posts content but fails for featured images. I've done: tools -> export -> posts -> selected a category. In ...