How to Migrate from Drupal to Joomla

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See this tutorial on how to migrate Drupal content to Joomla in the most convenient and fast way out there.


  • How to Migrate from Drupal to Joomla by CMS2CMS Team June, 2013
  • How to Migrate from Drupal to Joomla? Automated Migration Service
  • How to Prepare for Migration? 1. Back up your Drupal website. 2. Install Joomla. 3. Set up custom URL structure for Joomla. 4. Find FTP access details (for Joomla and Drupal) Find more info in this article
  • Migration Setup Step 1. Create your account Visit Register your CMS2CMS account or sign up via Facebook or Google
  • Migration Setup Step 2. Set up your Source and Target sites 1. Select your Current and New CMS types 2. Type in the URLs of your Drupal and Joomla websites
  • Migration Setup Step 3. Connect your Sites 1. Download Bridge file (zip) to your PC 2. Extract 'cms2cms' folder from the zip
  • o Connect to your Drupal website via FTP o Upload extracted 'cms2cms' folder to Drupal root directory. o Connect to Joomla website via FTP o Upload 'cms2cms' folder to Joomla root folder index.php file Find more info here or watch the video tutorial. Migration Setup Step 3. Connect your Sites Note. Root directory is the top folder with
  • Migration Setup Step 3. Connect your Sites Go back to Migration wizard and click "Verify Connection to your Sites"
  • Migration Setup Step 4. Select Migration preferences Check the boxes to activate the following migration options: Migrate Media - to have images moved Make URLs SEO friendly - to have internal links formed according to the rewrite rules on Joomla website Clear Target website data - delete all content from Joomla website
  • Migration Setup Step 4. Start Demo Migration You're all set to start your migration. It's recommended to start the free Demo migration to see how the service works. Note. You can skip this step and start Full migration right away.
  • Migration Setup Step 5. Start Full Migration Only one mouse click separates you from the new Joomla site. After you click 'Start Full Migration', your Drupal website content will be moved to Joomla. You'll receive an email notification as soon as the transfer is complete. You'll be able to check the results and enjoy your new Joomla website!
  • Migrate your site now - it's never been easier! Go ahead and start the new life of your website!