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HELP export from wordpress.com

Discussion in 'Blogging' started by partymarty4870, Dec 12, 2011.

  1. partymarty4870

    partymarty4870 Elite Member

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    I'm sure there's a trick to this - but It's driving me crazy and I don't usually use wordpress for anything other than my blog network.

    I bought a site which was hosted at wordpress and want to move it to my own hosting.

    I have used the export feature and got my xml file, but when I try to import into an empty WP on my hosting it tells me the file is too large and won't upload it.

    Anyone know a simpler way or workaround?
     
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    partymarty4870 Elite Member

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    thanks anyway - but I don't think the first way works with sites hosted at wordpress.com, they don't give you ftp access

    and I'm now trying the second