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Guide on how to import users from Ning

To import users from your Ning community this can be done from a CSV file that can be downloaded direct from your Ning website. More information on how to download the CSV file can be found here:

Once you have your CSV file you can continue below and import your users into phpFox. Note that you are required to have phpFox version 2.0.4 (build 3) or higher installed.

Upload the CSV file to your server and place it here:


Note the name of the CSV file must be:


Once that is done log into your AdminCP and browse to the following page:

Be sure to substitute "" with your sites URL.

Once you have reached that page you will find a list of modules. Look for:


and click on:

Start Importing

Follow the steps included with the module to complete the import.