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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) ...
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Scraping for WP All Import

I have a client who has requested to set up a 'job board' displaying all the open tenders around the country, pulling from multiple different websites. They would also like this automated. I'm using ...
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Import Media Library after WordPress.com export?

How can I import a Media Library exported from a WordPress. com site? WordPress.com has a really easy to use export tool for content and the software has a corresponding importer plugin that's easy ...
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Trouble importing images into posts

I'm sorry to ask such a question on this forum but I am having a really hard time with this. I am working on a WP site which (for some reason) has another WP installation in a sub directory and this ...
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New to WordPress and cannot get site to import

Ok I have recently lost a WordPress developer so I decided I was going to learn this product to avoid being "stuck" when a developer leaves in the future. I am trying to import a site from another ...
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Second CSV Import Overwriting Original Attributes (rather than adding new)

I imported some products using the WooCommerce Import tool under “Products”. I originally imported the products as “simple” with some Attributes eg. Brand, Shape etc. This was successful. For each ...
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Moving attachment postmeta rows to new database

I am moving a lot of content from one existing (and damaged) Wordpress installation to another existing installation. I am trying to bring the media library attachments into the new site, but when I ...
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Attachments failing to import with WP CLI

So I'm transitioning a site to a new server and doing a redesign. I used the wp cli tool to export from the old site and import into the new. For some reason, a lot of the images failed to import, ...
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How can I prevent the WordPress Importer from munging double-newline paragraph breaks to a single newline?

When you import posts with the standard WP Importer plugin, most users are going to find that it changes the standard paragraph break sequence of \n\n to a single \n. When it comes time to display the ...
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How to make Media Library use HTTPS?

I'm redesigning a site that originally didn't have a SSL. I copied the uploads directory, then did regular expressions on the wp db export file from the original site. In the Media Library, none of ...
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Woocommerce import products with serialized data

I am creating a Woocommerce shop that makes use of the official Measurement Price Calculator. This plugin seems to store its data serialized in the database as when I export a spreadsheet of products ...
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wordpress custom theme import and export options for sample data [closed]

I am Created WordPress custom theme as per Html template. it was worked fine. now I am trying to create custom export/import functionality for my custom created theme. but I don't have found a better ...
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WPallimport existing posts and repeater fields

I am using WPAllimport with the ACF addon. I am importing the first XML file with some data and creating the posts. Then i have a other xml file i want to import and update the existing posts with the ...
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Undo WooCommerce CSV import

I've done a CSV import through the WooCommerce import function. Unfortunately, there's something what went wrong. By now, almost all products don't show any data as it has somehow been overwritten. I'...
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Include style.css in the Child Theme with PHP

In https://codex.wordpress.org/Child_Themes is written that the best practice for including style.css in the Child Theme one must put the code below into the functions.php of your Child Theme but ...
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Migrate from Github Pages to WordPress

I have a travel blog which I originally wrote in WordPress. Since then I've migrated it to a Jekyll site, then eventually a Hugo site which I published on Github Pages. Now I want to put it back on ...
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Adding a existing developed site to a multisite installation of WordPress

Let's suppose I have a website www.abc.com, which is a blog and shop website. Then I have another website, which is www.xyz.com, on which I have created a network multisite, where xyz.com is the ...
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can’t import media into local network site

I have migrated some remote sites to their .local version, e.g. test.example.com > test.example.local After that, I created a dev.example.local site, in multisite mode using subdomains. I created ...
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How To Upload Existing WordPress Site To WordPress Multisite Using SSH

I have a WordPress site that needs to move into a WordPress Multisite. I tried to find the site file to upload in wp-content/uploads/sites but I couldn't locate the file. I also tried to upload the ...
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Determine From Database or Export File Whether Full Image or Not

I have a Wordpress export file. How do I tell whether an attachment is the original or not? I need to import the original and skip any versions of the original such as thumbnails, etc.
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Is the Blogger import plugin supposed to be changing the code within my posts?

I'm new to WordPress, and I just imported my Blogger content using the standard Blogger Import plugin. But it changed the HMTL code in my posts. For example, I have a table in many of my posts that ...
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Unable to edit and save changes after xml import

I'm trying to upload a framework for sites that i build. Basically just a home page with elements ordered in a certain way. After exporting and importing an xml file, everything comes in in the order ...
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How can I migrate (export and import) wordpress users without loosing their password?

I must migrate from one page to another and the customer want me to keep the password. But as their are im MD5 and salted, I don't know how to proceed. Does anyone know it? Thank you a lot for your ...
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How to export post 2 posts Wordpress plugin data [closed]

I have an old website which uses the post 2 posts plugin (https://wordpress.org/plugins/posts-to-posts). The plug in has been used to set up many relationships between custom post types. However I am ...
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WooCommerce - Importing Variations With Non-Latin Attributes

I hope this is relevant here: I am trying to import variations with attributes which are written in non-latin characters (Hebrew). When I am trying to import x variations for a certain product I see ...
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Importing CSV into database table not working?

global $wpdb; if (isset($_POST["import"])) { $fileName = $_FILES["file"]["tmp_name"]; if ($_FILES["file"]["size"] > 0) { $file = fopen($fileName, "r"); while (($column = fgetcsv($file, ...
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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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WordPress importer - How to handle id clashes for featured images

I am facing a wired issue where the featured image is not getting updated properly if the id of the attachment was updated during import Here is the scenario. Assume that you have exported content ...
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Hook/filter WordPress Importer plugin?

I have a large .xml (WXR) export from a historic WordPress site (6,000+ posts). I have installed the WordPress Importer plugin, and I'm able to use it to import the file. Whilst all posts' text gets ...
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Importing existing s3 Media into WP

I'm just beginning to learn my way around WP development, having just taken over development of an old non-WP site that had 1000s of media (mostly audio) files stored on S3. For new uploads I was ...
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How to import several big Import XMLs?

I have a dump of old site content from three years ago which I now need to get back up on my new site. At the time, I was told this was a "WP XML" backup, which I took to mean the kind of thing you ...
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Output Post with ACF Fields into other Post

I got a post that should be embeded, included or outputted - however you call it - into another post. I prefer a solo code variant. So far I have tested various shortcode plugins - but they don't ...
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After imorting posts from another blog double line breaks have been replaced with single line breaks

i wonder if anyone else has had this problem and knows how to fix it. After importing all posts from my old wordpress installation, using the default xml import tool, all double line breaks have been ...
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How to handle a CSV with 65,000+ rows and make it searchable?

I have a csv of 65,000+ rows. Each row only has two fields, an ID code and a Description. This csv will get updated every year or so. The users needs to be able to type in the code and get a list of ...
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Programatically import custom fields using wp all import [closed]

I have a csv with a lot of custom fields that I need to import. It would take too much time to manually set up the fields using the interface and it also is not very client friendly to ask them to ...
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How to set the WordPress logo programmatically with PHP

I am working on a WordPress theme. We implemented "One Click Demo Import" for the theme users to quickly populate their new blank theme with some dummy data. My question is, how can I set the logo of ...
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Moving website from localhost to existing website without altering existing live theme

Current situation : I have wordpress website called publishingnext.in which is hosted on one.com I have built another complete website on localhost called conference. What i want guidance for: I ...
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Import post from XML files into custom post type programatically [closed]

How can i import post from XML file programatically in to custom post type without using any type of plugin in wordpress? Thanks in advance
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Best way to export real estate listings from one website to several others?

I own many real estate websites on Wordpress. One of them is the main one which contains the listings. How do I make the other websites automatically fetch new listings from the main one?
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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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Import download attachment from woocommerce product

I am doing a migration from a wordpress/woocommerce website, I've successfully export/import all the data except one thing : the download attachment file from my woocommerce product I'm using the wp-...
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Huge category CSV import does not work

I have a 1.5 MB (with about 20.000 line) CSV file and I would like to import this into my new WordPress site. The code below does not create all of the categories, only some of them. I already ...
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How can I export and then import posts with featured images?

I'd like to move a set of posts from one wordpress site to another. WordPress has a native export tool that allows posts to be exported. But this tool doesn't preserve featured images. I'm aware ...
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Trouble migrating custom post types from non-wordpress cms

I am working on migrating over some custom post types from a non-wordpress cms that we will call "shows." I am using a script in functions.php to try and accomplish this, but I am having trouble. I ...
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Importing Media IDs but not related attachment

When importing media to a live site that was exported from a local environment, I tried uploading the uploads folder to a temporary location and then updated the XML to the new paths. It worked for a ...
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How to make bulk changes to wordpress posts

Part way through developing my WP blog, I changed from HTTP to HTTPS. I followed the instructions I found as best as I could, but ended up with a bunch of old permalinks that are all insistent on ...
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How to add an import widgets functionality to wordpress themes without a plugin

I am trying to add one click demo install functionality to my themes. I have been able to add content and customizer options so far; but I am stuck at importing widgets. I have been following this ...
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How to force update all posts after import

I recently imported large number of custom posts into wordpress. all works fine, except one taxonomy which is imported, but not show at the front end, until i click on every post "update" button. I ...
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Moving media between blogs changes the URL subdirectory [closed]

On wordpress.com, I'm exporting media from one blog and import it into another. Problem: On the source blog, some media files are e.g. in Folder "2014/02", but they get imported into folder "2014/03"....