The URL extension extends the functionality of the All-in-One WP Migration plugin, allowing you to import a backup using only its URL address.
The URL extension requires the All-in-One WP Migration plugin to be installed to work.
For more details about installing the tool, you can visit: https://help.servmask.com/knowledgebase/install-instructions-for-url-extension/
Import Using URL Extension
The import process starts from the Import Option in All-in-One WP Migration plugin menu:
Select the import option.
The import options will be shown in a dropdown menu in a new window. Select to import your backup from URL.
Selecting URL will open a window to provide the URL to import the backup from. It is important to note that the link to the file must be public for the plugin to be able to reach the backup:
1. Import from URL: FTP/FTPS/SFTP
2. Import from URL: Dropbox
3. Import from URL: Google Drive
4. Import from URL: One Drive
5. Import from URL: pCloud
6. Import from URL: File Transfer
After providing the link, press the Import button and the import process will start. You will see the following steps:
The import has an additional step which warns you that your website will be overwritten by the new backup including database, media, plugins and themes. This is the last step at which you can cancel the process. After pressing ‘Proceed’ you will NOT be able to stop the import process.
When finished, a successful import will display this message: