9. How To Import Widget Data

  1. Install and activate the Widgets Settings Importer/Exporter plugin developed by Voce Communications.
  2. In the Tools tab of your WordPress admin sidebar, select the Widget Settings Import option.
  3. Click the Select A File button, and select the widgets_data.json file from the same folder you got the XML and theme option files you’e just imported.
  4. Once you’ve selected the correct file, click Show Widgets Settings.
  5. Click the Select All Active Widgets button first, then click the Import Widget Settings button.
  6. You will receive a success message letting you know you’ve successfully imported the widget settings.