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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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How hard is it to convert a D7 bundle from one entity type to another?

We're in the discovery phase of migrating an enterprise D6 site to D7 via the Migrate module. We have several D6 content types, which are widely used throughout the site, that really don't need to be ...
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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 ...
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Is there a way to ask migrated users to complete their profile?

I hope to migrate users in the database (using Drupal 7). How will I handle the fact that they have no password, and will need to create one before accessing their profile? Password is currently ...
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How to pick up where migrate_d2d_ui leaves off?

I ran into some trouble upgrading a Drupal Commons site to the latest version after it had initially been launched on a beta version of Commons 3. To work around the issues and hopefully start with a ...
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Unable save/update any content after migrating from local to production

This is the first time I have made my Drupal site live on a production server (Ubuntu ls 10.04). These are the steps I did: Zip the entire webroot folder Upload to the production server Extract the ...
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How to update relative image paths on domain migration? (Incorrectly generates previous)

Problem (Found the same problem recently, re-wrote question to be more general and useful) I recently had to change the domain of my site. On changing it I've found Drupal fails to update the ...
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Diferences between: migrate_d2d and migrate

I need to migrate a d7 site to a d7 distribution. This is to migrate from d7 to d7. I found this modules which I undertand will help me with this task.I've read the documentation but I don't fully ...
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Modifying destination directory for imagefield file migrating D6->D7

I'm working on a D6->D7 site migration, and I'm having problems trying to figure out how to do a couple things with the migration of some of the files. An added wrinkle in this migration is that I'm ...
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Migrating User Profile Fields

I am trying to create a select query for my Drupal D2D migration and I was able to make it work in MySQL but not sure how to convert it so I can use it to get the fields for the migration. Here it is ...
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Search & replace serialized data after moving the files directory

A drupal 6 content_field_video table holds serialized data with URLs pointing to the old site location - sites/default/files/thumb.png. Moving to the otherwise amazing Aegir-based omega8 hosting ...
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How to migrate user passwords from D6 to D7 site using salt module?

I need to migrate the user passwords from Drupal 6 site to Drupal 7 Website. I am using the migrate_d2d module for performing the migrations. But the problem I am facing is that the Drupal 6 site uses ...
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redirect index.php?var1=aaa&var2=bbb

I just moved a website to drupal 7 and I have problems with the redirects. The old website had all urls like this: www.example.com/index.php?var1=aaa&var2=bbb (where aaa and bbb changed for the ...
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Subdomains are WSOD after migration

I copied a, fully working productive site to my dev-server. The main domain (www.domain.local) works as expected. The sub-domains only show white screen. I see the following entry in the log: ...
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Modifying target vocabulary when migrating taxonomy terms with migrate_d2d

I'm working on migrating a D6 site to a nice, shiny, new D7 site, and as part of that migration, I need to split one large vocabulary (approx 12k terms) into two new vocabularies. I have the mapping ...
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PDOException: SQLSTATE[42000] Implicit conversion from data type nvarchar to varbinary(max) is not allowed

I got this problem with my drupal 7.24, Windows server 2012, IIS8 and the sql server 2012. I'm using the last dev version of sqlsrv which is suppose to fix a similar bug, but I still have this one. ...
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page not found after restoring from the backup except home page (Tried all solutions, which I got through googling)?

I restored my site from the backup taken from another computer. Another drupal site is working fine in my machine, but this site which I restored from a backup is not working fine. I am able to see ...
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Unable to add WHERE conditions as OR to query object

I'm attempting to override the query method for a node migration in the migrate_d2d module by adding two where conditions with "OR", and the first one is being added as AND instead of OR for some ...
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Cron not working on migrated site

After migrating a site, I checked /admin/reports/status and verified that cron has not been executed in a long time. I tried to run cron manually /admin/reports/status/run-cron, but all I got was a ...
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In Search result page, pagination is not showing up?

I have migrated a site from drupal6 to drupal7. Search form i have rendered in page.tpl.php like this <?php $block = module_invoke('search','block_view','form'); print ...
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Migrating a site that's been updated from 6 to 7

I had a Drupal 6 site on a server that I've made a local copy of using Backup & Migrate. I've now upgraded this site to Drupal 7 on my localhost. When I try to move this to a server (or, as I've ...
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Drupal 7 Migrate: How do I migrate a mult-field key into a single taxonomy term

Background: I am doing a migration on Drupal 7 using Migrate 7.x-2.5. And I am migration a Sql table into a Drupal taxonomy. The key to my source SQL table is comprised of three fields: ...
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Migrate module only imports first line of CSV file

I have a Migrate module class that works with CSV files and when I go through with the import it only goes through the first line of the CSV and then completes with a success message. That one line ...
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Migrate users from Drupal 5 to Drupal 7

I want to migrate users from a Drupal 5 site to a Drupal 7 site. I have enabled the Migrate and Drupal-to-Drupal data migration modules. I know I have to make a custom module extending the built in ...
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How to get PK to show as destination from an entity as a in a Migrate migration?

I have a simple csv migration - which functions almost properly. The only issue is that I am trying to retain the original Primary Key which is in the source file. The issue seems to be that the ID ...
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How to avoid calling FieldCollectionItemEntity::deleteRevision

Sorry about the confusing name. I have the following problem. I have a migration for a content type that has a multivalue field-collection-item (~50 items there in average per content). The migration ...
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How to Migrate new data using CCK migrate module?

I am migrating a d6 to d7 using CCK field migration. In /admin/structure/content_migrate all my fields are showing as "converted fields". and all the data's of those fields has been migrated ...