Our Free All-in-One WP Migration File Extension extends the functionality of the All-in-One WP migration plugin, connecting it to your Import from File Option in Import Site. This facilitates importing website/network of sites directly between your All-in-One WP Migration File Extension and your website.
The tool works as an extension to the plugin. All-in-One WP Migration plugin is required to be installed in order to Import your WordPress backup successfully.
This tutorial contains details of:
- Import using File Extension
1. Import using All-in-One WP Migration File Extension
When you try to import you could see a notice in Import Site: Import from the file is available via a free extension. Download it here.
You could see a notification to download it here, please click this given link and will redirect to https://import.wp-migration.com/
Download All-in-One WP File Extension to upload the file size upto 512 MB, After downloading All-in-One WP Migration please install All-in-one WP Migration File Migration to your site. For more details about installing the tool, you can visit: https://help.servmask.com/knowledgebase/install-instructions-for-file-extension/
After activation of our All-in-One WP Migration File Extension, you could able to Import your WordPress backup with the maximum upload file size of 512MB.
After this notification, you can now Import your backup with the maximum upload file size of 512 MB. From this page you can select from where you want to import a backup using the dropdown menu:
All options available from the dropdown menu, except ‘File’, should be used with a combination of All-in-One WP Migration plugin with a corresponding extension installed. For more information about available extensions please visit https://servmask.com/products.
If you choose ‘File’, the plugin will open a window showing your local files and folders and will let you chose a backup for import from there. This option is very convenient if you have a backup which is not in Backups and you need it imported in an optimal manner.
Choosing a backup to restore starts the import process:
The import has an additional step which warns you that your website will be overwritten by the new backup including database, media, plugins and themes. This is the last step from which you can cancel the process. After pressing ‘Proceed’ you cannot stop the import process anymore. The amount of time the import process will take depends on the size of your website data.
When finished, a successful import will display this message:
At this step, it is recommended to click on Permalinks Settings link and save your permalinks twice in order to save them and generate the .htaccess file.
Please note that the free community product – All-in-One WP Migration supports import for backups less than 512MB and Restore WordPress Backup. This notice is included in Import page and contains a link to All-in-One WP Migration Unlimited Extension. It extends the functionality of the plugin with adding support to import larger backups:
For more information about All-in-One WP Migration Unlimited Extension, please refer to https://servmask.com/products/unlimited-extension.
Once you have migrated your site. You will need to log in with the username and password of the site that you imported. As a result, your users and passwords from the old site have been migrated to the new site. Therefore, you need to use these credentials.