Import keeps going to install.php (2 posts)

  1. DamienT-UK
    Posted 3 years ago #

    I've just installed WordPress using Simple Scripts on my hosting account.

    After installing, I can log into WP fine and do everything. But, when I try to import an XML generated by our other WP site, it hangs for about five minutes and then goes to the wp-admin/install.php page and my browser just sits there saying "connecting" for ages and ages.

    If I visit install.php before trying to import the XML, it tells me WP is already installed.

    Any ideas what the fault is?

  2. elmalak
    Posted 3 years ago #

    If this is your first time to import the XML file you need to install the Importer plugin first, did you do that?

Topic Closed

This topic has been closed to new replies.

About this Topic


No tags yet.