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FG Joomla to WordPress

A plugin to migrate categories, posts, tags, images and other medias from Joomla to WordPress

3.20.6

  • Fixed: Existing images attached to imported posts were removed when deleting the imported data
  • Fixed: Typo in Italian translation

3.20.5

  • Fixed: Images not imported on HTTPS sites: Warning: fsockopen(): unable to connect to https::80 (php_network_getaddresses: getaddrinfo failed: nodename nor servname provided, or not known)

3.20.4

  • Fixed: Wrong progress bar color

3.20.3

  • Fixed: The progress bar didn't move during the first import
  • Fixed: The log window was empty during the first import

3.20.2

  • New: Check if the Community Builder module is required
  • Fixed: The "IMPORT COMPLETE" message was still displayed when the import was run again

3.20.1

  • Fixed: The images protected by a user agent protection were not imported

3.20.0

  • Tweak: Code refactoring

3.19.1

  • Fixed: Database passwords containing "<" were not accepted

    3.19.0

  • New: Modify the tags links in the post content

    3.18.0

  • New: Authorize the connections to Web sites that use invalid SSL certificates
  • Tweak: If the import is blocked, stop sending AJAX requests

    3.17.2

  • Fixed: Review link broken
  • Fixed: Imported tags were not removed when removing imported data only

    3.17.1

  • Fixed: Missing link between the post and its featured image
  • Fixed: Wrong number of comments displayed
  • Tested with WordPress 4.6.1

    3.16.0

  • New: Display the number of data found in the Joomla database before importing
  • New: Display the needed modules as warnings before importing
  • Tested with WordPress 4.6

    3.15.3

  • Tweak: Code optimization

    3.15.2

  • Fixed: the "Modify internal links" function could break some links

    3.15.1

  • Fixed: Internal links like catid=XXX&id=YYY were not modified
  • Tweak: Speed up and reduce the memory consumed by the modification of the internal links

    3.15.0

  • New translation: Italian

    3.14.0

  • New: Compatible with Joomla 3.6

    3.13.3

  • Fixed: Display an error message when the process hangs
  • Tweak: Increase the speed of counting the terms

    3.13.2

  • Tested with WordPress 4.5.3

    3.13.1

  • Fixed: Don't import the introtext in the post content if it is marked as hidden on Joomla

    3.13.0

  • New: Compatibility between the Joom!Fish and Docman add-ons
  • Fixed: Wrong redirect when an attachment has the same name as a post

    3.12.0

  • Fixed: Rewrite the function to delete only the imported data
  • Fixed: Categories import can hang if the import counter was resetted and the imported categories were not deleted

    3.11.0

  • New: Option to import the featured images only

    3.10.2

  • Fixed: The message "[ERROR] The import process is still running. Please wait before running it again." sometimes appears after the process has crashed, and it prevents the import process to resume
  • FAQ updated

    3.10.0

  • New: Add some hooks
  • Tweak: Code optimization
  • FAQ updated

    3.9.1

  • Fixed: Images with line breaks inside the tag were not imported
  • Tested with WordPress 4.5.2

    3.9.0

  • New: Allow image filenames starting with //

    3.8.0

  • Tweak: Add functions useful for add-ons
  • Tested with WordPress 4.5.1

    3.7.0

  • New: Ability to stop the log window auto-refresh

    3.6.1

  • Tested with WordPress 4.5

    3.6.0

  • New: Compatible with Joomla 3.5
  • Fixed: Images without slashes in their path were not imported

    3.5.1

  • Fixed: Import stopped when a post has no title or no content
  • Fixed: The first image was not removed from the content when used both in the intro text and in the full text

    3.5.0

  • Fixed: Notice: Undefined variable: imported_tags
  • Fixed: the progress bar was resetted when resuming the import

    3.4.0

  • New: Modify the first image options
  • Tweak: Code refactoring

    3.3.1

  • Fixed: Error :SQLSTATE[42S22]: Column not found: 1054 Unknown column 'c.extension' in 'where clause'

    3.3.0

  • New: Use the WordPress FTP API instead of the phpseclib library
  • New: Better handle the progress bar
  • New: Don't log the [COUNT] data in the log window
  • Fixed: Browser tab crashed when too much data was displayed in the log window

    3.2.0

  • New: Modify the Joomla SEF links

    3.1.0

  • New: Brazilian translation added
  • Fixed: When choosing "Import first image as featured only", the first image was not removed from content if it was surrounded by a hyperlink

    3.0.3

  • Fixed: Articles got the unassigned category when the category is a duplicate

    3.0.2

  • Fixed: Infinite loop when some categories have duplicate names

    3.0.1

  • Fixed: After a resume, the posts were imported as uncategorized
  • Tested with WordPress 4.4.2

    3.0.0

  • New: Run the import in AJAX
  • New: Add a progress bar
  • New: Add a logger frame to see the logs in real time
  • New: Ability to stop the import
  • New: Compatible with PHP 7

    2.14.1

  • Fixed: Medias with relative paths were not uploaded to the right folder when not using month- and year-based folders

    2.14.0

  • New: For the articles and categories whose alias is a date, the imported slug will be the title and not the alias

    2.13.0

  • New: Keep the Joomla media folder tree when the uploads are not organized into month- and year-based folders

    2.12.0

  • Fixed: Featured image issue

    2.11.1

  • Tested with WordPress 4.4.1

    2.11.0

  • Fixed: Categories with null description were not imported

    2.10.0

  • Tweak: Use the WordPress 4.4 term metas: performance improved, nomore need to add a category prefix
  • Tweak: Optimize code
  • Fixed: The notices and errors were sometimes displayed before the header is sent
  • Fixed: Categories with duplicated names were not imported
  • Fixed: The cache for the taxonomies different from category was not cleaned

    2.9.2

  • Tested with WordPress 4.4

    2.9.0

  • New: Add SFTP protocol
  • New: Import the {audio} tag
  • New: Add a link to the FAQ in the connection error message

    2.8.0

  • New: Add an Import link on the plugins list page

    2.7.4

  • Tweak: Code refactoring for unit tests

    2.7.3

  • New: Add the hook 'fgj2wp_get_wp_post_from_joomla_url'
  • Tweak: Code refactoring

    2.7.1

  • Fixed: Don't display the warning about WPML if JoomFish is used
  • Tweak: Change the range of the get_wp_post_id_from_joomla_id() function to be available for add-ons

    2.7.0

  • New: Add the FTP settings (used for Simple Image Gallery add-on)

    2.6.0

  • New: Make the platform more accessible to more languages
  • Update all the translations

    2.5.2

  • New: Check if we need the WPML module

    2.5.1

  • Tested with WordPress 4.3.1

    2.5.0

  • Fixed some translations
  • New add-on: WPML to move the multilingual content

    2.4.0

  • New: Add an anti-duplicate test if the user runs another import process again while one is still running
  • Fixed: Solve conflicts between FG plugins by limiting the Javascript scope

    2.3.3

  • Fixed: Some medias with accents were not imported
  • Tested with WordPress 4.3

    2.3.2

  • Tested with WordPress 4.2.4

    2.3.1

  • Tested with WordPress 4.2.3

    2.3.0

  • New: Change the video links {"video"} to WordPress video tags

    2.2.2

  • Fixed: Fatal error: Call to a member function fetch() on a non-object

    2.2.0

  • Tested with WordPress 4.2.2

    2.1.2

  • Tested with WordPress 4.2.1

    2.1.1

  • Tested with WordPress 4.2

    2.1.0

  • Tweak: Restructure and optimize the images import functions
  • Tweak: Move the suspend cache functions into the dispatch method

    2.0.0

  • Restructure the whole code using the BoilerPlate foundation
  • FAQ updated

    1.46.1

  • Fixed: Remove duplicate hook in weblinks.php
  • New add-on: User Groups

    1.46.0

  • New: Compatible with Joomla 3.4 (ignore weblinks)

    1.45.0

  • New: Log the messages to wp-content/debug.log
  • Tweak: Code optimization
  • FAQ updated

    1.44.3

  • Fixed: Import images even when there are linefeeds in the img tags

    1.44.2

  • Fixed: Don't import the posts as duplicates if the categories are duplicated on Joomla

    1.44.1

  • Tested with WordPress 4.1.1

    1.44.0

  • Fixed: the joomla_query() function was returning only one row
  • Update the German translation (thanks to Tobias C.)
  • Update the Spanish translation (thanks to Jacob R.)

    1.43.4

  • Fixed: Multisite: Links that contain ":" were corrupted
  • FAQ updated

    1.43.2

  • Tweak: Add hooks in the modify_links functions

    1.43.0

  • FAQ updated
  • Tested with WordPress 4.1

    1.42.0

  • Tweak: Don't display the timeout field if the medias are skipped

    1.41.0

  • New: Keep the anchor link when modifying the internal links
  • Tested with WordPress 4.0.1

    1.40.0

  • Update the German translation (thanks to Tobias C.)

    1.39.5

  • Update the Spanish translation (thanks to Bradis García L.)

    1.39.4

  • Fixed: Allow backslashes in the articles content

    1.39.3

  • Fixed: Remove extra slashes in the media filenames

    1.39.1

  • Tweak: Simplify the posts count function

    1.39.0

  • New: Add a timeout option

    1.38.1

  • Fixed: Some image captions were not imported

    1.38.0

  • Fixed: The media filename was empty on the attachment page
  • Tested with WordPress 4.0

    1.37.0

  • New: Help screen

    1.36.0

  • New: Functions to get the Joomla imported posts, categories and users
  • New add-on: JReviews

    1.35.0

  • New: Function to get the Joomla installation language
  • New add-on: Virtuemart to WooCommerce
  • Tested with WordPress 3.9.2

    1.34.2

  • Fixed: Define the width and the height of the images only if it isn't defined yet

    1.34.1

  • New: Modify the internal links for both posts, pages and custom post types

    1.34.0

  • New: Add option to automatically remove the WordPress content before each import

    1.32.0

  • New: Display the number of Joomla articles, categories, users and web links during the database connection test
  • New: Compatibility with Joomla 3.3

    1.31.4

  • Fixed: Warning: Creating default object from empty value

    1.31.3

  • Fixed: "Fatal error: Call to a member function fetch() on a non-object" for versions of MySQL < 5.0.3

    1.31.2

  • New add-on: Docman
  • Tested with WordPress 3.9.1

    1.31.1

  • New: Add a parameter to force the external media import

    1.31.0

  • New: Import Web links

    1.30.0

  • Tested with WordPress 3.9

    1.29.4

  • New: Change the visibility of some methods to use them in add-ons
  • Fixed: Notice: Undefined index: width
  • Fixed: Notice: Undefined index: height

    1.29.3

  • Fixed: Was displaying the warning "Your version of Joomla (probably 1.0) is not supported by this plugin." when both the Premium and the free versions were activated
  • Tested with WordPress 3.8.2

    1.29.2

  • New: Change the visibility of some methods to use them in add-ons

    1.29.1

  • Fixed: Fatal error: Call to a member function fetch() on a non-object

    1.29.0

  • New: The required modules are listed when testing the connection to Joomla

    1.28.0

  • New: Nomore need to choose the Joomla version ; it is guessed by the plugin.
  • New: Add a message when trying to import a Joomla 1.0 database

    1.27.0

  • New: Minor internal changes
  • FAQ updated

    1.24.4

  • New: Add hooks
  • Fixed: Notice Undefined offset

    1.24.3

  • Fixed: Don't add the <!--more--> tag if the introtext is empty
  • Tested with WordPress 3.8.1

    1.24.1

  • Fixed: Syntax error with parse_ini_string
  • Fixed: Images containing "%20" were not imported into the post content
  • FAQ updated

    1.24.0

  • New: Compatibility with Joomla 3.2
  • New translation: Bulgarian (thanks to Hristo P.)

    1.22.6

  • Fixed: The «Remove only new imported posts» option was not removing anything
  • Tested with WordPress 3.8

    1.22.5

  • Fixed: Archived posts were always imported as drafts in Joomla 2.5

    1.22.4

  • New: Display error message if PDO is not enabled

    1.22.3

  • New: Display SQL errors in debug mode
  • Description updated

    1.22.2

  • New: Check if the upload directory is writable
  • Tested with WordPress 3.7.1

    1.22.0

  • Fixed: Import the categories even when the articles are imported as pages
  • Tested with WordPress 3.7

    1.21.3

  • Fixed: "Warning: sprintf(): Too few arguments" message for image captions with %

    1.21.0

  • New translation: Spanish (thanks to Bradis García L.)

    1.20.1

  • Fixed: Use the modified post date if the creation date is empty
  • Fixed: Warning: array_key_exists() [function.array-key-exists]: The second argument should be either an array or an object

    1.19.3

  • Fixed: Some spaces were removed (due to the extra newlines removal)
  • Fixed: Better rule for the convert_post_attribs_to_array function
  • Fixed: "WordPress database error Field 'post_content' doesn't have a default value"

    1.19.0

  • New: Import the page breaks
  • New: Option to import the Joomla introtext in the post and in the excerpt
  • New: Use the show_intro article parameter to import the introtext in the content or not
  • Tested with WordPress 3.6.1

    1.18.0

  • New: Compatibility with Joomla 3.1
  • Fixed: Remove extra newlines

    1.17.0

  • New: Add automatically http:// at the beginning of the URL if it is missing
  • New: Option for the first image import
  • FAQ updated

    1.16.1

  • Fixed: syntax error, "unexpected '<'" in version 1.16.0

    1.16.0

  • New: Option to import images with duplicate names
  • New translation: Polish (Thanks to Łukasz Z.)
  • FAQ updated

    1.15.2

  • Optimize the Joomla connection

    1.15.1

  • New: Option to not import archived posts or to import them as drafts or as published posts

    1.15.0

  • New: Import archived posts as drafts
  • Tested with WordPress 3.6

    1.14.2

  • Fixed: The HTML classes were lost in the a-href and img tags
  • Unset by default the checkbox «Import the text above the "read more" to the excerpt»

    1.14.1

  • Fixed: The caption shortcode is imported twice if the image has a link a-href pointing to a different image

    1.14.0

  • New: Import images captions
  • Improve speed of processing the image links
  • Update the FAQ

    1.13.0

  • Tested with WordPress 3.5.2
  • New: Add a button to save the settings
  • New: Improve the speed of emptying the WordPress content

    1.12.1

  • Fixed: Replaces the publication date by the creation date as Joomla uses the creation date for sorting articles

    1.12.0

  • New: Add a button to remove the categories prefixes
  • New: Option to not use the first post image as the featured image

    1.11.0

  • New: Import external media (as an option)
  • New translation: Russian (Thanks to Julia N.)

    1.10.6

  • Fixed: Categories hierarchy lost when parent categories had an id greater than their children

    1.10.4

  • Fixed: Posts were not imported when the skip media option was off

    1.10.3

  • Fixed: Categories hierarchy lost when parent categories had an id greater than their children (Joomla 1.6+)
  • New: Add hooks for extra images and after saving options

    1.10.2

  • Tested with WordPress 3.5.1
  • New: Add hooks in the modify_links method

    1.10.1

  • New: Add a hook for extra options
  • Fixed: Move the fgj2wp_post_empty_database hook
  • FAQ updated

    1.10.0

  • New: Compatibility with Joomla 3.0
  • New: Option to delete only new imported posts without deleting the whole database

    1.9.1

  • Fixed: the internal links where not modified on pages

    1.9.0

  • Tested with WordPress 3.5
  • New: Button to test the database connection
  • New: Improve the user experience by displaying explanations on the parameters and error messages
  • New: get_categories hook modified

    1.8.5

  • New: Option to not import already imported medias

    1.8.4

  • FAQ updated

    1.8.3

  • Fixed: Cache flushed after the migration
  • Fixed: Compatibility issue with WordPress < 3.3

    1.8.2

  • New: Better compatibility for copying media: uses the WordPress HTTP API

    1.8.1

  • New: Better compatibility for copying media: uses the copy function if cURL is not loaded

    1.8.0

  • New: Compatibility with PHP 5.1 (thanks to dmikam)
  • New: Compatibility with WordPress 3.0 (thanks to dmikam)
  • New: Better compatibility for copying media (uses cURL) (thanks to dmikam)

    1.7.1

  • FAQ updated

    1.7.0

  • New: Compatibility with Joomla 2.5

    1.6.3

  • New hooks added
  • Description updated

    1.6.2

  • FAQ updated

    1.6.1

  • Fixed: clean the cache after emptying the database
  • Fixed: the categories slugs were not imported if they had no alias

    1.6.0

  • New: Compatibility with Joomla 1.6 and 1.7

    1.5.0

  • New: Can import posts as pages (thanks to LWille)
  • Translation: German (thanks to LWille)

    1.4.2

  • Tested with WordPress 3.4

    1.4.1

  • Add "c" in the category slug to not be in conflict with the Joomla URLs
  • FAQ and description updated

    1.4.0

  • New: Option to import meta keywords as tags

    1.3.1

  • New: Deactivate the cache during the migration for improving speed

    1.3.0

  • New: Modify posts internal links using WordPress permalinks setup
  • Fixed: Exhausted memory issue

    1.2.2

  • Fixed: Don't import HTML links as medias
  • FAQ updated

    1.2.1

  • New: Get the post creation date when the publication date is empty
  • Fixed: Accept categories with spaces in alias

1.2.0

  • New: Import all media
  • Fixed: Do not reimport already imported categories
  • Fixed: Update categories cache
  • Fixed: Issue with media containing spaces
  • Fixed: Original images sizes are kept in post contents

1.1.1

  • New: Manage sections and categories duplicates
  • Fixed: Wrong categorization of posts

1.1.0

  • Update the FAQ
  • New: Can restart an import where it left after a crash (for big databases)
  • New: Display the number of categories, posts and images already imported
  • Fixed: Issue with categories with alias but no name
  • Fixed: Now import only post categories, not all categories (ie modules categories, …)

1.0.2

  • Fixed: The images with absolute links were not imported.
  • New: Option to skip the images import
  • New: Skip external images

1.0.1

  • Fixed: The content was not imported in the post content for the posts without a "Read more" link.
  • New: Option to choose to import the Joomla introtext in the excerpt or in the post content with a «Read more» tag.

1.0.0

  • Initial version: Import Joomla 1.5 sections, categories, posts and images

Requires: 4.4 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.6.1
Last Updated: 2 days ago
Active Installs: 10,000+

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