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Problems while migrating drupal website from localhost to server

I am trying to migrate my Drupal website from localhost to server, but I am having some problems. I tried many guides from Google, but with no luck. What I did: First I did a fresh drupal ...
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Combining 2 drupal 7 sites - how to move modules?

I am combining 2 drupal sites in to one, was not really my decision. What things I should be careful of and what pitfalls to avaoid? List of things I will be combining Content Types - Bundle copy ...
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Migrate is putting map tables in legacy database

I'm getting some really strange behavior with my custom migration class where the map tables are all being put into the legacy (6) database rather than the destination (7) database. This happens for ...
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Is it possible to migrate taxonomy terms when having only the term name?

I'm starting to learn the migration module because i have to do quite a complicate migration from a Drupal 6 site to a Drupal 7 Importing nodes with different field names from Drupal 6 to 7 And i'm ...
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Handling circular entity references with Migrate

I am using Migrate D2D on a Drupal 6 to Drupal 7 migration right now. I have three types: type1, type2, type3. Each of the three types has a entityreference field on it, which is configured to be ...
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Importing nodes with different field names from Drupal 6 to 7

I need to import certain nodes from a Drupal 6 site to a Drupal 7 one. I have a particular situation: I need to import only nodes of a certain type Node types have different names in the sites ...
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Custom migrate with cross database joins issue

I'm facing an issue when running cross-database joins whilst implementing a custom module using Drupal Migrate. The set up: I have 2 databases: myshop_migrate - the migrate db and myshop - the ...
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Solution to migrate a field collection

My requirement is to migrate content nodes in xml format to drupal 7 content type fields.The xml contains a node which has to be field collection in drupal.I know how to migrate field which are enity ...
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How to call a custom function when Migration(Import) is done?

I am using migration to import nodes from a csv. I want to change the file name when import is done. How can I call a custom function when Import/Migration is done from a specific file to change its ...
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User account unreachable after migration to D7

I have this weird problem. After migrating to D7, few of the users can not access their accounts so that they can track or change their passwords. They get 404 error instead. They can otherwise use ...
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Upgrade Pollfield from Drupal 6 to 7 using Content Migrate?

I'm trying to upgrade pollified data from Drupal 6 version to 7 but i guess there is no upgrade path is implemented yet. I try to Migrated pollified cck field data but getting following error: Error ...
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Drush can not find a migration and can not start (bootstrap) the Drupal database

I am attempting to run a migration on my test site (which is running on a VPS) I have a migration named b_customer_import_000 which I attempted to run using: drush mi b_customer_import_000 The ...
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Migrating specific nodes from Drupal 6 to Drupal 7

I have an existing Drupal 6 site, and an updated version of the same site running on Drupal 7. Setting up the Drupal 7 site did take a lot longer than I planned, and the old Drupal 6 site accumulated ...
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broken blocks after Drupal 7 Windows to Linux migration

I'm in the process of migrating a Drupal 7 site from a development Windows box to a soon to be production Linux box. The Linux box has all the required dependencies and is running the same version of ...
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Drupal site not loading any CSS/JS/Images

I've been trying to migrate my site from my local to GoDaddy server. I've done it so many times before and it's worked fine but this time I can't quite figure out what's wrong. My steps on migrating ...
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Map taxonomy term to custom field with d2d_migrate

I'm trying to migrate from existing Drupal 7 sites where access to a node is controlled by the Taxonomy Access module, using a vocab called 'visibility' to a site using Domain Access where I have ...
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Field migration (image field to file field)

I've got a content type with an image field on all nodes. I have the need of attaching several other file types and no need to separate them in another field. Is there a way to migrate the content ...
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How do you automatically perform several back-to-back migrations in a set order?

I am using the Migrate module to transfer 400,000 items to a new Drupal 7 site. I had a lot of problems in my first attempt because the database table was too large to import in one go. To get ...
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Transfering a drupal site from localhost to online and viceversa

I am about to finish my first Drupal site and I wish to upload it on the server. However, I am going to add content when the site is online but every time I make a change online I would like to add ...
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How do I set the creation time of a node during a migration using the Migrate module?

I am building a migration and it is important that each new node has the same creation time stamp as the cosponsoring data in the old system. How do I set the creation time of a node during a ...
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Can I migrate content to non drupal sites

I've been reading up on Drupal migration module recently and it seems like very powerful tool. That's why I was wondering is it possible to make migrations like Wordpress -> Joomla with Drupal only ...
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Drupal migration / local development

I have a Drupal site which is online, and I'm going to do some maintenance on it. That means I need to have a local copy to do some testing first. They've given me a copy of the site on a folder ...
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How to Move/Migrate D6 xmlsitemap to D7

I just migrate my Drupal6 website to Drupal 7 successfully, using migrate_d2d module, I'm wondering if there's an easy way to migrate Drupal 6 xml sitemap to Drupal 7 too. should I just install ...
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Drupal 7 Migration - redirect old dynamic urls to new domain name

I just cloned a drupal 7 site to another domain name. Now i want to only redirect some of the URLS from the old site to the new site. Problem is that I have many (300+) dynamically generated URLs via ...
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Relationship between node and taxonomy term using migrate_d2d_ui

I used Migrate 7.x-2.6-rc1+30-dev and Migrate_d2d_ui 7.x-2.1-beta1 module to upgrade my "Drupal 6" website to D7, everything went fine but the node-to-taxonomy relation seems to have got lost. How to ...
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Migrating a Drupal 7 domain to another domain while keeping dynamically generated URLs intact?

I currently have a website that does repairs and web development. I want to separate the repair section of the website into its own domain name while also keeping the old domain's URLS intact. Since ...
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Migrating nodes with image- and textfield to file-entity with image and description

What is the approach to convert existing nodes consisting of a multivalue field-collection-field (containing an image-field and a textarea-field as caption) to the file-entity which the media module ...
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Is there an easy way to update img src attributes when moving to a new server?

I recently copied my site from the dev server to a test server, and I noticed that a lot of images which were placed using the Media module have src= attributes that point to the old server. Ie., ...
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How can I preserve nids during a migration?

I'm writing a migration using migrate/migrate_d2d to import nodes from one Drupal 7 installation to another. Currently there are a lot of links on the web that point to articles using the ...
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Easy database reconfiguration for migration [duplicate]

I have build a Drupal site on my local development server and I am preparing to move it to my test server and eventually my live server. I know where to find the database settings in my settings.php ...
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How to migrate fields attached to files?

I'm writing a file migration using migrate/migrate_d2d to migrate files from one Drupal 7 installation to another. Images have custom fields attached to them, including a text field ...
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Sync local dev site to live best practice [closed]

What is best practice for syncing a local dev site with a live production site when your live database is constantly changing? From what I have read there are two possibilities: Replicate changes ...
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Error 'Cannot redeclare ctools_menu_add_tab()' after migrating website

After our hosting provider has migrated our website to a new server this fatal error occurs when accessing the site: Fatal error: Cannot redeclare ctools_menu_add_tab() (previously declared in ...
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White screen error when migrating between servers

I wish to migrate my site from one shared hosting server to another. Both servers are with the same company (Heart Internet). I moved the files to the new server, set up a new database on the server, ...
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Preventing deletion of files on rollback not working

I have a serious problem migrating D6 content type with file (video) into my new D7. read a lot of things but not found any solution. Trying to explain it here, forgive my bad english :) Because of ...
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Theme issue when moving Drupal 7 to a subfolder - subdomain

I have a D7 install that currently lives in the root folder of my server at the following address: www.algrano.co. I want to make some changes to this installation. To do it safely, I want to copy the ...
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Accessing custom PHP script in Drupal 6

While trying to migrate a JavaScript / PHP Web Application to Drupal i came to the question how to access my custom php scripts in Drupal 6. I created a new module named "Configurator" in which the ...
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Query D6 db from D7 module

I want to import a content type data from D6 db to D7. I have db in settings file like.... /** * Database */ $databases['default']['default'] = array( 'driver' => 'mysql', ...
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dev site reverts to production site url when clearing cache [closed]

I have moved a copy of my production site to a development box. When I clear cache at admin/settings/performance or save settings on a theme, all of a sudden the URL jumps from ...
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Migrate from drupal 7 to drupal 8

I have a Drupal 7 site with 40 content types. When Drupal 8 will be released, I would like to migrate these content types. Would this be possible, or would I have to create this content types from ...
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Migrating D6 fields to D7 without using CCK migrate

We're getting ready to migrate an enterprise-level D6 site to D7, and will be using the Migrate module instead of the standard upgrade path with CCK Migrate. As part of the discovery phase, I've ...
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Drupal 7 to drupal 7 migrate (UI): url alias problem

i'm doing some migration tests since we need to migrate content from drupal 7 site A to drupal 7 site B. The only issue i have is the path auto alias, for some reason it just won't migrate. I always ...
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“White screen of death” on trying to open Flag edit form and Pathauto pattern page, error log points to includes directory

Ever since migrating the site, I have been unable to open the Flag edit form from the Flag module UI, as well as the "Patterns" page in the Pathauto interface. I checked the error log in my home ...
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“Fatal error: Call to undefined function _drupal_error_handler_real()”

I have a local Drupal 7 mangroves project. I put the local copy on our public web server, and performed this operation a couple times with no problems (until today). I deleted all of the Drupal 7 ...
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How to extract content from database [duplicate]

How can I extract my content from the database? My specific use case is to be able to migrate my content out of Drupal to do a 100% clean re-installation and then restore all my original content, but ...
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How to import Custom Post Types of wordpress into Drupal?

I've a wordpress site with around 500+ posts of a Custom Post Type with some custom fields attached to them. I want to migrate them to Drupal. I've tried using wordpress_migrate. But it doesn't seem ...
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Drush migrate --idlist error: Migration failed with source plugin exception

When running drush migrate-import with --idlist option I got this error: $ drush mi BeersMigration --update --idlist='1001' -d ... Importing 'BeersMigration' migration [1.2 sec, 30.83 MB] ...
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How can I override images on migration?

I'm migrating images from URLs and I'm mapping the image field with this code: $this->addFieldMapping('field_image', 'titlePhotos') ->xpath('/photo/@URL'); ...
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Large, regular product import for Commerce

I am in the process of developing a new site using Commerce Kickstart. The site needs to import a fairly large amount of data from a CSV on a regular basis - perhaps 50,000 to 100,000 products at a ...
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Mac to Windows Database issue

I've been developing a Drupal site for over a year on my MacBook. The production server that the Drupal site will run on is Windows Server 2008 R2. As I try and load the SQL file from my MacBook, I'm ...