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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Generate CSV from array and force download

I would like to download a csv from an array of values from a plugin. I am using a form that uses admin_post to call a function. public function download_result(){ $class = $_POST['class']; ...
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Encoding error when importing blog to new website

when I import my old blog (OLD) content to a new website (NEW), it messes up the file names in the uploads folder (more specificaly, it turns images containing special characters like ...
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TCPDF get_post_meta outside the loop

I want to be able to export a html page to PDF. I downloaded TCPDF (mainly because it allows me save High resolution images and shrinks the filesize.) The TCPDF folder is in my theme folder. If a ...
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Exporting featured image

Hi I have a news website with a pretty big database full of posts and pictures, now for several reasons I'm creating a new WordPress website, and I want to import all the news, with the pictures from ...
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Best practice to import/export specific pages and posts

I just started using a local host to work on my website on my desktop (using LAMP from Bitnami). The native wordpress export feature for pages and posts lets me choose date range, but only a month ...
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Custom CSV exporter - Cannot modify header information - headers

In my admin dashboard, i created a custom module for report filtering using custom queries. I need to add another functionality which is to export these results to CSV. I tried to create a very simple ...
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How to export and import taxonomies (category, tag and/or custom taxonomy) and their terms

I want to export all Wordpress categories (no posts, just categories) from one blog to another. How can I do that ?
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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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Help finishing script to export WP user data when form submitted

I have been searching for a solution to export WP user data to another application once a form is submitted. There is an article on how to do this but I am too noob to to get it to work and am asking ...
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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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One Click demo content installation feature in WordPress theme options panel

I've been seeing a feature of one click demo content installation option on some powerful WordPress themes now a days. Mostly on Themeforest themes. I'd like to know if anyone have any idea about the ...
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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 ...
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How to export WP database for import using WP-CLI on Vagrant Box?

Problem Now that I have a new environment with WP-CLI db import / export I need to import a database from a website that never had WP-CLI installed. Question What's the best Non-WP-CLI export ...
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Exporting wordpress xml to blogger

Hi all I am having difficulty exporting/converting my Wordpress xml from an blog to Blogger xml. This is the utility I've tried to use: http://wordpress2blogger1.appspot.com/ But every time I've ...
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Export searched results in admin

I'm looking for a way of exporting searched data in an admin list of custom post types in a csv file. I've add some custom filters that allows user to search specific items. Basically I would like to ...
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Export Users From Live Site to Import onto staging

I have a staging site copied from my live site that I'm working on adding some functionality. The problem is that new users are signing up on my live site. Once I'm done fixing the problems on my ...
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Custom button in post admin page that exports sql query in csv [duplicate]

Is that possible to create a custom button in my post admin page that when every time the admin clicks on it, it will create a csv file in real time for download that will contains that results of an ...
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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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WordPress Failed To Import Media

tl;dr version: Attachment import isn't working (displaying a Failed to import "media file name" error) and none of the usual fixes are resolving the issue. I have a site that is shutting down and I'm ...
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When moving a wordpress installation to a new server, why do I have to update each post before content shows?

The site url (www.example.com) hasn't changed. So I exported the wp_posts table from my old shared hosting server database and imported it into a new wordpress installation on my new dedicated ...
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Download custom query result as MS Word document

I've made a custom template that includes a simple form in the frontend, where selecting a few variables, calls another custom template that performs a query and saves these formatted list of results ...
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Export Users and their Advanced Custom Fields

I've google it but i am still looking for a solution. Is there a plugin or method to export wordpress users with their advanced custom fields? I don't want to export ACFs structure but users' data.
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Import and export links from WordPress.com to private site

Is there some way to export/import links from a wordpress.com site to a private site? I have a rather large directory of links. I fetch the opml file and the category levels are there, but when I use ...
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Which is the correct way to migrate content from single WP to WP multisite

I have an existing and working normal (not multisite) WP installation. Now I've created a new WP MultiSite installation and successfully set up 2 independent sites (both empty). Now I would like to ...
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Wordpress export tool doesn't export post-format value of custom post type?

I already created a custom post type with post-format support declared. register_post_type('portfolio', array( 'labels' => array( 'name' => __('Portfolio', "xxx"), ...
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Migrate site from WordPress multisite to another WordPress multisite

I'm wanting to migrate a site from one WordPress multisite install (Dev) to another (Staging). I've read these posts How to migrate Wordpress Blogs into Multisite without using the GUI-Import/Export ...
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WP Ecommerce to Woocommerce product migration

I'm trying to move a currently active WP Ecommerce site to a new site using Woocommerce. However I'm having serious trouble finding a method to export products + product categories into a format which ...
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How to export data from a custom Meta Box added into categories

I have a custom meta box (text input) in the categories to insert the 'Meta Description', and when I export the data by using Tools > Export, this meta box is not exported. Actually, the content of ...
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Export + Import = wrongly duplicated content

I have a staging site and production site for my WordPress install. A few weeks ago, we started a minor redesign so we copied the production database down to staging to sync it up and then we got to ...
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Download/View Schema (or DTD) for XML Import

Where can I download the schema (or DTD) for the layout of the WordPress import/export file format?
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Easy export/import of data for Translation

We have several WordPress sites that we're going to get translated, however after some research this doesn't seem like an easy task. Preferred scenario 1) Ability to export all strings from themes, ...
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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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WooCommerce - Adding Product Attributes to CSV Export

I'm trying to customize the WooCommerce CSV Export plugin to add additional columns for two standard product attributes ("fund" and "appeal code"). I'm able to add the actual headers, but can't get ...
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Export Wordpress Table to CSV from page

I want to export my members table to csv format on my default download location. So I used a shortcode in functions.php and called it on a page. I am getting an already sent header warning and csv ...
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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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Export CSV path in custom plugin

I create a plugin called project, which not using custom post type. I created a separate table for it. function menu() { add_menu_page('Project', 'Project', 'administrator', 'project', ...
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Export huge sites

I né ed to export data from a comple of sites that contain a lot of posts (tens of thousands). When I try to export all, the procedure fails, I get a partial WXR, so I have to export individual custom ...
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Import subdomain WordPress into main domain WordPress

I have the following setup: two WordPress blogs, one on the main domain, let's call it example.com and one on a sub-domain sub.example.com. After a few years of running these blogs independently I ...
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Export posts to csv with data from ACF custom fields

I'm trying to export my posts from a custom post type to a csv file. The point I'd like to get back at later is that my posts have custom fields created using the Advanced Custom Fields plugin. I ...
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Imported posts using wrong domain name

So a little background. I have my WordPress development site backed up on a remote git repository. I added a ignore file to ignore specific files so that if the repository is cloned the site has to be ...
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How to get sort content by page id?

I wont to get short content in my footer area. So, I write my code as follow: $page = get_page_by_title( 'About us' ); $content = apply_filters('the_content', $page->post_content); ?> ...
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Moving wp from a server to another, with different administrator

Hi a friend had a website made by a guy, now he asked me to make him a new website but he want me to add all the post and pictures he had on the old one. The problem is that the guy that made him the ...
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ExpressionEngine Export/Import Issues

I'm working with a client that wants to migrate from ExpressionEngine to WordPress. I have an EE template that is supposed to (and seems to) generate a WP XML Import file. However, when I import the ...
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export csv functionality into my plugin

I need to build a "export as .csv" functionality into my plugin. Problem is: i get the header already sent warning, because by the time my "export" function is called, Wordpress has already started ...
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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 and replace existing page/post content

Is there any way to import a basic, exported Wordpress content XML file and have it replace the existing content? What I'm trying to do is synch up two instances of a site (development and staging ...
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Customizing $product->get_title() function

i'm customizing a popular CSV exporting tool for Woocommerce. I've got an issue on extracting names for products. Look at this line of code: $product->name = get_the_title($product->ID); ...
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Migrate WooCommerce Orders [closed]

I need to export/import all WooCommerce orders from a clients old website to their new website. We basically took their website, redesigned it but the install and everything is the same - besides ...
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Importable Menus? Along with Pages (a site layout template)

Simply stated: How do you pre-create menus which can be imported by a user who does not want to spend a day recreating the wheel? Most themes have preferred layouts, which can have a tedious page ...
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Export to WXR for pages containing script and iframe tags

I've noticed that when importing content from a WordPress site which has tags embedded in the page content, the operation seems to have stripped out all <script> and and <iframe> tags. I ...