Import and Export PB Settings


Import Export Add-On will help you to export all Profile Builder Settings data to a .json file. You can then use this file as a back-up or you can import this data on another instance of Profile Builder.

Install the Import Export Add-On

First of all, click on the button below to download the add-on. Once downloaded, you can install the add-on as a normal WordPress plugin, by uploading the .zip file in your WordPress Admin -> Plugins -> Add New -> Upload Plugin.

Alternatively, you can install the Import Export Add-On by extracting the folder found inside the archive and uploading the entire folder via FTP to your /wp-content/plugins folder found inside your WordPress install.

Get Import Export – Profile Builder Add-on

Note – For Import Export Add-On to work as expected, you’ll also need to have the following plugin installed and activated on your site:

Import tab

Import tab allows us to choose an exported Profile Builder file (in .json format) and import it to database.

Profile Builder - Import Export - Import Tab

This will overwrite the old settings from the database with imported ones.

  • Choose File – Allows us to choose the .json file to import
  • Import – Will import the settings from the file

Profile Builder - Import Export - Import Tab Confirmation

There is a popup window to check if we are sure to overwrite the old settings of Profile Builder. Import will overwrite only settings that are in the exported .json file. If you change an option after you export, that option will be imported back once you import the file.

Export tab

Export tab allows us to export Profile Builder settings from database (in .json format).

Profile Builder - Import Export - Export Tab

  • Export – Will export the settings to a .json file and will save it to our computer