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Convert Advanced Custom Field (ACF) to Avada as regular posts with all content [on hold]

I am migrating an existing Wordpress website where all content is stored in custom post types with ACFs into a new site running the Avada theme using only regular posts and categories. These are the ...
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WordPress import not importing custom taxonomy

I've posted this already in the WP Support Forum hoping to have more luck here. I'm trying to import a custom post type from one blog to another. (126 posts in the custom post type). I've exported ...
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InDesign to Wordpress [on hold]

I need to be able to import from InDesign to wordpress Post/Custom Post Type content without losing headings,tables. There is a client that uses InDesign to write his book, and now wants to use ...
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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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All Import imports just few lines [on hold]

I have a weird problem with All Import. When I upload my CSV file as import file, it doesn't return any error but it says that for example - 23 products has been uploaded. Problem is that my csv has ...
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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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How do I import Drupal article into Wordpress?

How do I import Drupal article into Wordpress. It about 10,000 articles. The url doesn't need the same, just import content.
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Import media to online WordPress from local development

I have a site being developed locally and I want to import the contents to an online installation. I used wordpress "import" but it cant get the media files. Is there any "wordpress" was of doing this ...
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Generate post_name into SQL Query

I have a script which adds products into wp_posts table. From this script I store the name of the products into post_title field but I don't know how to generate the post_name for a particular ...
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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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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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Importing posts from old website to new conflicting post ID's?

I am wondering when I am importing posts from my old site into my new website, which has already some posts in it. Do the imported posts get a new ID or do they overrule the existing posts ID's?
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What's a good RSS Importer?

I'm looking for a good RSS importer to use on my WordPress installation. The current one isn't importing images properly, and I don't want to fix it. It needs to be an automated importer. Where I ...
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Custom post types not imported properly

I've registered a custom post type: function create_gallery_post_type() { register_post_type( 'sim_gallery', array( 'labels' => array( 'name' => __( 'Sim Gallery' ) ), ...
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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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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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Import Attachments - not attaching to post_parent

I've set up a dev site for a client, for who we're overhauling their existing site. One thing I wanted to do is import all their existing news posts, and carry over any images attached to those. I've ...
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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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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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Wordpress import does not fetch images, but just links them

I have used the Wordpress Importer plugin to export content from site 1 and import into site 2. When exporting content, i selected "All content" and downloaded the export XML file. Then when i ...
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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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Woocommerce bind different price to different variations [closed]

Recently, we've decided to transfer from Magento to WordPress. We have ~1500 products already. Now, we have products with for example: Size. Now when a customer clicks on a different size in a ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Trying to execute a “Save Product” command in WooCommerce through a PHP script

I've been looking for a solution for several days without success, hope you guys can help me with that. I developed a script to import Products into WooCommerce for a client which specific attributes ...
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Why is my database import losing text widget data?

I've created a site in WordPress on our development machine. In the theme we're using there are numerous widget zones to display text in (sidebar and front page). I've used simple Text widgets in all ...
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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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Why do I lose all the slashes, i.e., “ \ ”, in my blogs when I import XML files by the WordPress Importer plug-in?

When I want to import the XML files with the aid of the WordPress Importer plugin, the blogs imported will lose all the slashes, i.e., "\", which are really contained in the XML files imported. Since ...
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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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Importing a database from a custom built CMS to WordPress

I'm building a site for an art gallery, in the old cms has 20 years worth of exhibitions. The old system is custom built and is not based on anything readymade, so finding an importer plugin made for ...