All of our plugins can import or export plugin data to or from CSV files using a import/export/export module. If you're using a starter plugin or the plugin you purchased does not include this module, you can always purchase it as a separate plugin. If your plugin comes with the Import/Export/Update module, you should see "Operations" button in app list screen next to the "Add New" button in the admin area when logged in as admin.
The Import/Export/Update module uses the metadata included in the plugin code to work. The module ensures your plugin works as expected by;
The enforcement of the data and app rules ensures that your data is properly represented and can be modified when needed. You can also use the module to backup, restore or reset your data.
Please do not use the third party CSV importers since they lack the logic to properly import, export or update your data.
The easiest way to start the bulk importing of your data is to manually create a couple of records and export them to a CSV file. You can then fill out the rest of the records correctly based on the ones in the CSV file. Follow the process below to properly export and import your data:
Our plugins come with a glossary page accessible in your plugin settings. You can check this page to get more information on certain fields. The glossary file provides the metadata about the data fields included in your plugin.