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Importing phpBB to bbPress, but the import never starts

I'm trying to migrate a phpBB3 forum to bbPress. When I run the migration locally on my dev environment it works fine (although it takes for friggin' ever). But when I run it on the staging servers ...
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Convert a static website to a WordPress theme and import all existing content

I have one site that is built with html, css and javascript and has no CMS. It looks great and my client would like that site to have wordpress in the background so he can easily modify the content. ...
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Importing large data from blogger

My backup data from blogger is 56.3MB large. I tried importing using the Wordpress Blogger plugin. Because the data is too large, I had to configure my php.ini to increase the value of three ...
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How can I fix failed media imports from WordPress' importer?

I was trying to create a WordPress website modeled after another as a template. I exported the content of the template site and attempted to import to the new site. While it did import the pages, ...
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XML Import functionality

I've taken a look across the site and cant seem to get an answer that matches my problem. I am using a plugin called WP All Import Pro which allows XML imports to media gallery and custom meta fields. ...
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How to target page editor fields when using an import plugin?

I currently have a need to create many pages that only differ by a small amount, so I figured I search for a plugin that can allow me to import multiple pages that I'll create in Excel and save as a ...
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WP All Import: Can I use dynamic URL:s to import item specific data

SCENARIO We're building a site that imports work-adds from a third party through a REST-API which generates 2 endpoints: one for all ads, a second for additional info per ad (e.g. site.com/vacancies/)....
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WordPress trims off the forward slash when import

I have an XML file with some posts to import to WordPress But, when I import, it seems that WordPress takes off the forward slash from the permalink, so instead of showing the address like this: ...
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Importing XML to Wordpress, permalink problem

I just don´t know what I am doing wrong. I have the latest xampp, also wordpress 4.5.2, and I make an XML file, with all the posts that I need to import, but when I import it the permalink is cutoff ...
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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 "Capture-d'écran....
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Strategy for organizing JSON/tabular data the wordpress way?

Situation: Have to import about 20-100 JSON objects into wordpress, which will NOT be displayed at all, but will be processed with other data for view. Example JSON input: { "headers": [ ...
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Importing demo data in Multisite

I have a multi-purpose theme, which allow to download complete demo site content/wordpress. Normally (www.example.com) it's perfect and run all demo request, last time i install a new wordpress ...
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Weird characters displayed when importing WordPress MySQL db

I was thinking that it may be the collation, but I have no way of know what the production db collation is. The local one has been changed between UTF8_bin and UTF8_general_ci, to no avail. I'm seeing ...
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Error while importing database

A WordPress website is created and MySQL is the database for it. When tried to import the database to an empty database via Linux Command Shell we encountered below errors: ERROR 1146 (42S02): ...
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WP-all-import problems with large input file [closed]

I'm running development environment xampp (windows) and production server. On the DEV virtual machine, everything works correctly, PROD server doesn't work: wp-all-import plugin large XML feed ...
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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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How to import pages

How do I import pages from my old wordpress site to my new site in a local environment? I already imported the SQL Database, the theme, and all the plugins. But it there are no pages included when I ...
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How do I import vbulletin forum to wordpress?

I just built a new wordpress site for a client. They have a 10 year old vbulletin forum (3.8.4) on their existing DNN site. I know Wordpress has the import tool, but I can't get it to work at all. ...
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Importing inventory from a csv file in the ftp to the database

I'm looking to upload the content contained in a csv file from FTP directly into a WordPress database every 24 hours. This csv file (containing inventory items) gets generated from one site, and I ...
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XML importing fails

I am trying to import posts from one of my WP sites to the other. The XML File was around 80MB so I split them in to smaller Files of 2MB Using a WXR Splitter. I then imported them on to the new site. ...
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Woocommerce Storefront WordPress Ignore Media Gallery Images and use External 3rd Party Host

OK, firstly we have done this before using Magento and it worked well, but with WordPress? Well, here is the problem and the plan... The Problem For a few reasons we wish to use a 3rd Party host for ...
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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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How do you clean a filename after image sideloading a url that contains `%20`?

Right now I'm creating a plugin to sideload images from an external source. The UI allows me to select files on the external server then downloads them via AJAX & media_sideload_image. ...
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Getting invalid user ID error when creating a new user with wp_insert_user

I'm trying to insert users into wordpress from a foreign database and I've prepared my $userdata as foreach ($users_out as $key_u => $value_u) { $user_id = $value_u['writer_id']; $...
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Import gravity forms with same ids as on export wordpress

I am trying to get same ids of gravity forms during import as it were on export.I am using custom class but used gravity form import.Before import i am trying to set auto increment value to 1 but that ...
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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 server....
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Problem with importing large number of images in post

I was make plugin which create gallery post. It need to import more then 100 image files, wallpapers, in one post. When start to import if is images smaller in size all goes well...but if is images ...
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Post links behaving weirdly after migrating DB to Amazon

I have partially successfully migrated a local DB for a WordPress site I was working on. I imported the new DB using phpmyadmin and move the template and seems to be working fine. The only thing that ...
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Imported Content Doesnt Show Up On Frontend

I found similar problems posted couple times, for different custom post types, but none of the solutions worked for me and these, other questions, didnt have much info provided, I'll try to give as ...
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Do we need to change our child function.php to require/include child dir files when we add an over-riding file.php into the child theme

With child themes we are supposed to leave parent functions.php in tact and extend it with the child functions.php. However parent functions.php typically define a whole load of include/requires which ...
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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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Creating connections programmatically with common fields on CPT's

I'm trying to create a programmatic connection between two CPT's that have a common field (id_number). For example: CPT "City": post_name:New York id_number:34 CPT "Color": post_name:Red ...
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Error: Failed to import tag/post

I've written a custom import script for a bespoke CMS to output Wordpress-friendly XML so I can use WP's importer plugin to import it. The format is exactly the same, as far as I can see, but the ...
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Migration problems with mysql: Operation not allowed when innodb_forced_recovery > 0 [closed]

I'm transferring a bunch of domains a new host. The site names remain the same, and for the sites I've already migrated, no manipulation was necessary in the database. It just works once name-servers ...
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Import individual blog post into wordpress but in different post type, taxonomy, tags

I have a Wordpress site with a lot of posts that are using in a different way. For blog, I created "blog" folder in root folder and install new WP there. Now I need to merge Blog in my main site. ...
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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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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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Mystery YSlow Add Expires Headers Test Fails — Only on Imported CSS Files

I'm analyzing my site for performance, using a number of tools, including the YSlow plugin. Its a big site with lots and lots of files. I've set up .htacess to add an appropriate "Expires" header. ...
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create importer with importer api [closed]

I want create new custom importer but I don't know which way is best I googled and find out wordpress has an importer api but there isn't no tutorial and reference Can you help me?
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import wp_post table to database issue

I am moving a production website to my local environment to build on a website. The problem is that I can't import the wp_post table in phpmyadmin. After a while it stops and tells me Script timeout ...
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Is there any good reason for two CSS files to @import each other?

I'm working on some critical style revisions for a client's WordPress site that was designed by another team. The CSS seems to be a tangled mess. One of the idiosyncrasies I've found is that the ...
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How to create 30 new sites from an export of a master site?

I am an admin for a Wordpress multisite instance at a college. I need to create 30 new wordpress sites, each for a similar course. The content is going to be copied from a "master" wordpress site ...
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Permalinks stopped working after migration with WP all-in-one migration plugin

I've used a plugin called WP all-on-one migration to migrate my website. I've also saved the permalinks twice, as instructed after the importation. The default permalink setting works fine, but any ...
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ACF Google Maps field not triggering on CSV Import

I have a csv of 7000 businesses that i just imported into wordpress. Each business has an address field, that i successfully imported into the ACF Google Maps field. The problem is the map itself will ...
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Is it important to add Engine while importing database?

I am importing wordpress database sql file, but destination phpmyadmin not allowing to add ENGINE and CHARSET, But without that file imported and ENGINE, CHARSET is by default. Please tell me is it ...
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How to import facebook comments to Wordpress database?

I want to get rid of Facebook Comments from my website, but I have a lot of comments there. Is it possible to import facebook comments to normal Wordpress comments system or something else (i.e. ...
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Database level import of featured images and link to posts - How?

I have been attempting to import about 50,000 images into 50,000 posts in WP 4.2.2. The _posts table data is all correctly imported already. I know I need to import to _postmeta table and add new ...
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Feed format for woocommerce [closed]

I am using woocommerece for my website. I get product feed from different suppliers in excel format with different information in different columns (no consistency in product attributes such as price, ...
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When migrating all backslashes were stripped and special signs are converted in html entities

I'm migrating my wordpress-blog and so imported my complete content with WordPress Importer 0.6.1. (which is the latest today (July, 2th 2015). My mySQL-server version is 5.1.56-community. ...