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Questions tagged [transfer]

This includes questions about transferring content between installations of WordPress

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Cannot combine two site's pages together

I am having some strange difficulties in exporting some pages from one wordpress site (site 1) to another (site 2). I exported the xml from site 1 with Tools > Export I imported the xml from site 1 ...
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Wordpress transfer problems Cant' find variable jQuery

When I move WP site from 1 host to another. Normally I do this: Export database with PHPMyadmin Download files with FileZilla ftp Import Database to new database Upload files with FileZilla ftp Make ...
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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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Transfer Subdomain site to Multisite setup

I have two live subdomains on a URL, let's call them sd1.mysite.com and sd2.mysite.com. I am looking to turn mysite.com into a Multisite environment, with both those subdomains being apart of it. My ...
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Send data from one WP instance to another and process it there

I am looking for a good way to send data from one WordPress to another. Setup: WP1: Frontend, form to submit data. WP2: Backend, receives data and processes it. So in WP1 users just use a form to ...
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Do I need to be selective about where I search and replace when pointing a domain to a subfolder used for development?

I've got a WordPress site I built in a subfolder of an existing, active hosting account with another WordPress site in the main folder, per my client's instructions. Something like http://www.siteurl....
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Use of domain name

You may have to excuse my ignorance and lack of knowledge, I am totally new to WP. I need a new website, and I went to Register365 and bought my domain name. I had intended to use their "build your ...
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Transfer Wordpress site to another domain

I'm working on a website now and then I want to transfer to other domain. But all I want to transfer is the WordPress Theme and content not included the plugins Is this possible? If yes how? Thanks....
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Is it possible to transfer my local installation entirely to the server?

I just finished my blog I made locally and I would like to upload it to the server as it is in my computer, including the posts and the plugins. Is it possible to do it? I already have a WordPress ...
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Wordpress Domain redirects to different host

I wanted to move my wordpress site from Bluehost to InMotion. I did so by copying all files from public_html from my Bluehost server to InMotion. Under wp-config I changed database info etc. Then, in ...
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Fatal Error after migrating Wordpress site from one host to another

I migrated my wordpress site from Bluehost to InMotion. It worked alright, I can now reach my wordpress site and most things work. However, when I click on "Customize" or "Header" in my Dashboard, I ...
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Updating / Transferring site

I'm working for a non-profitable company and their website is running on wordpress. They haven't updated their website for a while and I believe they are running wordpress 3.4.7. They also have ...
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Copy template with plugins to another hosting provider

I want to copy my already existing and running Wordpress website to another hosting provider and deploy it there. I will be changing the branding and the domain name will be different. I want to use ...
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How to Backup and Transfer Everything to Another WordPress Site?

After doing much research, I give up and finally decided to ask this question here. I have created a WordPress Theme locally on my computer, and I want to transfer everything (database, posts, pages, ...
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How to transfer one domain to another domain without losing theme options (customizer)?

I have developed the one wordpress site with custom theme, Here I used the custom customizer options. Then site completed on my local machine I mean localhost (http://127.0.0.1/wordpress). Now the ...
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How to pass variable to functions.php?

I have a variable, created in page.php, and would like to pass this to a function in functions.php. Possible?
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Authorization link broken when migrating from Blogger to Wordpress

I recently purchased a domain and hosting and I'm running a WordPress site on a subdomain. I want to transfer a small blog of mine which is hosted on Blogger. I've seen instructions such as these ...
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Transfer wordpress site from web server to localhost

I recently started a wordpress blog. I manually installed wordpress on the server. But I want some changes to my blog, so I want to do them offline(Localsystem). I transferred my files to localhost. ...
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How to transfer from localHost to live but use the already existing database on the server?

I have been developing a WordPress website for a client, working from my own machine utilizing WAMP to create a local environment on which to work. Now, the problem is that the website needs to go ...
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Upgrading an old Wordpress install to a new one on a new host

I have a Wordpress blog on my server at home, running the latest Debian-maintained version in the 3.x series. I want to try my hand at virtualizing, and I'd like to do it on my blog, using the latest ...
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Moving a WordPress site from one folder to another (one domain, one server)

There's actually a lot of similar question and answers but most of them related to transfer from one server to another and from one domain to another. The thing I want to do is to create a folder "...
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Migrating local Wordpress site to Openshift

I started developing on Wordpress and I have a simple website on my computer. I followed this article to transfer all the WP structure to Openshift. On my local website I applied themes, create ...
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Moving a Wordpress Multisite site to a new install

Is it possible to move a WP site from one network to another? I have a Wordpress multisite and I'd like to take one of the sites and move it into a new multisite installation.
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Importing Concrete5 content to WordPress

Are there any tools out there to convert content from a Concrete5 database to something WordPress can use? I have a client that may switch over, and would like to avoid manually copying content over ...
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Transfer Wordpress

I have several WordPress installs that I need to transfer. I had a single hosting plan under my host (SurpassHosting). I added a reseller account. Now. I am trying to setup accounts on my reseller ...
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How do I display offsite database info on my wordpress site?

I host some online games from my personal computer which the game saves information to my Mysql database. I would like to display live data (if possible) on my hosted Wordpress site. I know the ...
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Transfer of wordpress site from one domain and server to another domain and server

I have moved a wordpress site from one domain and server to another domain and server. Everything looks fine except all the links within the site are still pointing to the previous domain. Please let ...
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WAMP to XAMPP WordPress transfer

I want to switch a WordPress site from a wamp localhost to xampp localhost. Using the Tools > Export, I saved the WordPress content to an XML file. I did not create a similar backup of the MySQL ...
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Moving WordPress.com site to personal domain intact

The question is asked many times in different forms, but can't find my answer from any of 'em. Question is self explanatory, but need to mention some scenario: I'm not moving to .org, it's a ...
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Sidebar not visible after changing to new domain

I made a change of my existing domain to new domain. I took the backup of the database from old site and imported it into new database Used the search and replace widget to replace the old url with ...
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Switched hosts to one with cPanel. To transfer my blog should I do the WP install or just be uploading my old WP directory & database?

I've never transferred a website before let alone a database. I believe I backed up the database to an .sql file and I haven't deactivated the old host yet in case I need to do it again. My main ...
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Moving from one host to another - cannot access the dashboard

I'm having a problem with my WordPress installation. I'm trying to move it from one host to another (switching hosting providers for my sites). I was following the instructions given here, and ...
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Site is broken after transferring to adminer

I have a very serious problem.. I have this dev site done using PhpMyAdmin http://dev.freelanceu.net/mjl/clickzac/ and my client wants me to transfer the site. But their server don't have PhpMyAdmin ...
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phpBB 3 to bbPress

I am updating a diabetes forum to make it more extensive for which I have previously used phpBB 3. I have decided to use WordPress on the new build and have installed bbPress, however, I would like ...
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Add posts from other Wordpress blog to the current one

This might seem like a duplicate, but other questions I've found seem to be about exporting/importing Wordpress, as a 1 shot deal. My situation here is quite different; I'm looking for a method/...
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Widgets are not showing after moving domain

I recently moved my wordpress installation to a new domain. Everything worked fine; all my images, posts and plugins copied across fine. My widget setup seems to be gone after moving domain. I can see ...
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Moving wordpress to an unknown outlet

I have some wordpress websites on one server that I want to download. The problem is I don't know what url or what server I am moving it to. The problem is I do want the original to work. Suggestions ...
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Most Flawless Way To Transfer from Dev to Prod [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Easily Move a WordPress Install from Development to Production? So I've been working with WordPress for a while now and I usually develop locally and then upload everything to ...
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Moving Wordpress from live to local server

I have a wordpress install that I have been working on and now I want develop the install on my local server. I have downloaded all of the site files and added it to my local server directory. I also ...
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Transfer WP from subdomain to main domain

I've set up a redesign of a site in the subdomain to work out any kinks and to make sure everythings working ok before setting it up on the root domain. I've looked up transfers but have only found ...
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How to transfer a WordPress blog to a different domain?

Let's say we are currently hosting our WordPress blog on certain domain and would like to move it to a new domain. How to do this with the least hassle and SEO hit? Are there any plugins that could ...