Questions tagged [export]

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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Export User Info to CSV from Front End

Trying to export to CSV from WordPress front end. Here is what I have so far. I was able to export to CSV from the admin area, but for some reason I am unable to export from the front end. What am I ...
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Suggestions for WPMU Migration (advanced)

We have a multisite network with a few hundred sites. We are currently merging with another company and migrating our sites. However we have a few clients who have decided to jump ship and are asking ...
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I am having trouble with article formatting when exporting/importing articles from the production to the development environments

Whenever I export a couple of articles from my production site to my development site, the imported one loses all its spacings (&nbsp elements). Has anyone ever encountered this? I use Wordpress ...
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Export posts manually selected by end user (not logged in)

For an intranet project, I'd like to have not logged in users be able to manually check posts (with checkbox in front of post title on archive page) and be able to export some predefined data about ...
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Exporting revisions

How do you export revisions for posts? I cloned a site with it's complete Wordpress DB 4 months ago. After the clone revisions have been made to the existing posts and new posts has been added to ...
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Is it possible to recover featured images after WordPress export/import

We recently moved all of the posts from a production site into a development site using the WordPress export/import routine and we realized that none of the features images came over. A little ...
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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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Export Custom Post Type posts with all Custom Fields and Custom Texonomy associated with it

i have question: I've created a custom post type name "product" and i have many custom fields and Custom Texonomy associated this "product" with it like: images, extra description, type, size and many ...
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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 retrieve current wordpress profile page URL?

I'm trying to allow users to export their own profile info to a CSV using a link on their profile. Everything works except the $url path of the link. Here's what I have: $url = $_GET['uri']; $nonce = ...
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Merging two databases without borking it

Does anyone have a solution to the following issue: I have a staging and production server. We've done work on staging but things have been changed on production so we can't just move the DB from ST->...
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Transfer only original images to new site

I'm rebuilding a site on a working directory. It's an older page and I thought I'd take this opportunity to clean out Uploads. The site has had 3-4 themes and each one has spat out 4-6 resized images ...
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How can i customize the export personal data file?

I want to know is there a way to customize the export personal data page? If you go to wp dashboard > tools > export personal data, you can download an html file which contains your personal data. Is ...
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Export Custom Report as CSV

I want to build an admin panel that works like this: User enters a date range and clicks "Show Report". The query results are then displayed in the admin panel. User clicks "Export to CSV" and a CSV ...
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Extending the woocommerce product export functionality

according to: Woocommerce add extra field to variation product I can add additional fields to my variations. The question is, how can I export or import them via the build in importer/exporter. ...
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Exporting individual custom post type post for deployment?

Sometimes for deployment I will have a user named "exporter" that I assign a post to. I then export all posts by that user and then import them into the live site (easy migration). I'd love to be ...
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How to export post meta with images in wordpress

Hi i have a custom post type in my two websites and i have to to export all posts in that post type and import to second site . So my post type is "products" . Actually i can use wordpress default ...
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How to export custom database data to excel file

Hi everyone I have the code below, but when I click on the link generated a new page is open with 0 display on it. What I'm doing wrong? function list_reservation_to_csv() { global $wpdb; $...
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Wordpress plugin/theme or other wayout to create portable pages?

Here is my problem - I have my production server running my wordpress site. I have mirrored the site on my localhost to play around and make updates before I push them to production. Staging process ...
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Export Specific User data without plugin

I need to export a list of site users to a csv/xlsx file. I am creating an admin page with a download button which should run the export function. I need to export the following data from wp_users: ...
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What is the difference between wp-admin>Export>All content and MySql dump and import

What is the difference between: Using the WP-Admin console to do an "All content" export of an existing Wordpress site and similar import on a fresh install of Wordpress on a different server, AND ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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How to export all content with feature images?

I want to export all content with featured images from my localhost WordPress site to the production blog,but when I tried using the default WordPress export-import plugins ,all content get exported (...
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How to use the WP export and get images that are contained in a posts gallery

I ran the standard wp Export on a single custom post type called products. I got all the custom fields and all that but each cpt has a standard post gallery. The link to the image is not coming ...
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Overwrite posts/pages via import

I have a bunch of live sites that I'm debating bringing into a multisite installation. It would take a bit to set up and configure, of course, and ideally I'd do it locally over a period of time, then ...
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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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Is there a free tool/plugin for migrating from a multisite subsite to a new standalone site (in a separate hosting)?

I have a WordPress multi-site (network) installation with a couple of sub-sites and I want to copy one of the network sites completely to a new WordPress single installation in a separate server. I ...
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Export spreadsheet data/CVS to Wordpress

I am looking for the best way to export spreadsheet data/CVS to Wordpress. I want to the CVS data to show on our webpage. I want to automate this process. Is it better to use a plugin? Or, can I ...
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Export Wordpress User Meta to CSV/Excel

I have shops and consultants both set up on Wordpress as users with different roles. I want to include an "Export" link on the consultants' profiles using a shortcode that will export the shops on ...
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Import changes the ids of medias

I have an export/import file with multiple medias Example: <title>media-1</title> <link>my-site/media-1/</link> <guid isPermaLink="false">my-site/wp-content/uploads/...
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Can I Import a WordPress exported XML posts file to the same domain?

I want to recreate my site using a clean WordPress installation. If I export my posts to an XML file, can I re-install WP and import this XML file to re-create my blog posts on the same domain? I ...
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how to create a custom xml export for custom post types

I can't find any typical 'wordpress' way of using wordpress' XML exporter (that it uses to export xml for posts and custom post types etc) to specifically export an XML structure custom post types ...
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Export wordpress image ID based off keyword search

I would like to know how to go about exporting a load of image ID's based off the image name. For example 'how to dig gold' search may have a load of images like how to dig gold.mp4001.jpg how to ...
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how to show the tables of my plugin in the export tab of Wordpress?

Is there any script so I can show the option to export all of my plugin's tables in this default wordpress tool?
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Export to csv adding html to file

I am trying to export results to a csv file using the following code. The export appears to work, but when I open the file, it contains the html code from the page. Any help is appreciated. ob_start()...
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Content export, reinstall and content import

I run a WordPress site and I need to change the theme to a new, faster one. However, when I install the new theme and Import demo content, the site doesn't present well at all. I'm thinking of a way ...
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How can i export extended user data groups-names?

I have made a website using BuddyPress and i used the feature "extended profile fields". But i have a problem. When i export the user data, the built-in buddypress "export script" in (buddypress/bp-...
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Buddypress profile fields don't get exported

How can i export buddypress extended profile's titles? When i export buddypress's extended fields, it seems like wordpress is just exporting input names without their parent titles. As you can see ...
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How do I split a single WPML site with 6 languages (English is Main) into Multisite with 5 subfolders

I'm working on a huge WPML website with 6 different languages (english is main .com) and I'd like to convert it into a multisite with subdirectory structure instead of the .com/?language= structure. ...
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How can i export images and videos on wp personal data export page?

Is there a way to export user's profile photo in the WordPress user data export page. I have created users and i gave each one of them a profile photo. The problem is, when i export their data to the ...
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Only a small portion of my export page renders

Has anyone had this problem before? Only a few options are showing.
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Exporting Post ID, Post Title, Primary Category and Primary Category ID

Trying to export the following data from WordPress or directory through MYSQL query. Post ID | Post Title | Post Content | Post Excerpt | Post Primary Category | Primary Category Term ID | Post ...
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Export only a part of the database for migration

I have to migrate a very large WordPress Installation, and the majority of the data is (too) old and not needed. I was looking for a possibility or plugin to exoort only a part of the database: only ...
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Exporting Post type from one theme and importing it to another theme

I am stuck on an issue here. I have this one theme which has the post type called 'listing' and I have this new theme with the post type 'iwp_property' When I use the Wordpress Exporter/Importer tool ...
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Import export tools for galleries of wordpress?

How to modify standard wordpress import export tools so that galleries are exported and imported correctly. I.e., below the shortcode galleries changed id numbers, which now (after the imports) ...