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[Resolved] How to Mirror Live DB on Local

  • I’m sure that the instructions for this are listed somewhere, but I just can’t seem to find them. I’ve installed Xampp Lite and got a copy of WP running on my local machine, but my live blog has been going for a few months. Can someone point me to the instructions for copying my live DB into this local one so I can have a local copy of the blog? Thanks!

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  • Yup 🙂

    You’ve essentially just got to export (backup) the database from your online blog, then import (restore) that file into your Xampp blog.
    I’ve some info here which whould help:
    http://www.tamba2.org.uk/wordpress/
    Look bottom left and top right.

    OK…I followed the instructions for a backup and then a restore, but the local copy is running the live blog. Any help would be much appreciated.

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