In the event that your host will not make changes, or you cannot get the demo content to import, you can then import the individual elements manually. Continue reading below to learn how to manually import demo content.

Where To Find Demo Files

There is a “demodata.xml” file placed in folder deskpress\inc\data, just find this file for importing demo.

 

How To Import XML Files

Step 1 – Go to Dashboard >> Tools >> click Import.

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Step 2 – On the Import page, select WordPress from the list and install the WordPress Importer Plugin.

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Step 3 – Click Choose File, then choose the demodata.xml file >> click the Upload File and Import button.

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Step 5 – Select admin in the dropdown list, and don’t forget to check the ‘Download and Import File Attachments’ checkbox.

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Step 6 – Wait until WordPress is finished importing, then click the Have Fun link to return to your dashboard.

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How To Import Theme Options

Go to Appearance >> Theme Options >> Backup Options >> Transfer Theme Options Data >> copy data of file setting.js of folder deskpress\inc\data >> click “Import Options” then “Save all changes” button.

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How To Import Widget Data

Step 1 – Install and activate the Widgets Settings Importer/Exporter plugin developed by Voce Communications.

Step 2 – Go to Dashboard >> Tools >> Widget Settings Import.

Step 3 – Click the Select A File button, and select the widgets_data.json file within directory \inc\data\widget\widget_data.json

Step 4 – Once you’ve selected the correct file, click Show Widgets Settings.

Step 5 – Click the Select All Active Widgets button first, then click the Import Widget Settings button.

Step 6 – You will receive a success message letting you know you’ve successfully imported the widget settings.

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How To Set Up Front Page:

– Go to Setting >> Reading.
– select a static page (select below) >> Choose Front page is whatever Home page you want.

How To Configure Menu:

Go to Appearance >> Menu >> create new Menu or select any menu becomes “Primary Menu” >> click “Save Menu“.