en WordPress.com Forums › Support Issue Importing Posterous XML Author Posts April 16, 2013 at 2:04 pm #1229307 richswhiteMember Hi, I’m having an issue when trying to import my Posterous backup XML – the error suggests the file isn’t an XML file when it clearly is. Assistance in rectifying this issue would be appreciated. Thanks, Rich The blog I need help with is richswhite.wordpress.com. April 16, 2013 at 7:53 pm #1229486 bulldogarthurMember Hi, I had the same problem when trying to import the xml file from the poterous backup using Internet Explorer. However I tried importing the same xml file using Opera and it worked perfectly, so I’d suggest trying to use a different browser. Hope this helps. April 16, 2013 at 8:33 pm #1229488 richswhiteMember Thanks for the tip – I just tried with Firefox but no joy. April 16, 2013 at 11:40 pm #1229513 macmanxStaff Just to be sure, what is the name of the file you’re uploading? April 17, 2013 at 1:56 pm #1229554 richswhiteMember wordpress_export_1.xml April 17, 2013 at 2:10 pm #1229557 kardotimMember Feel free to send the .xml file to us by e-mail. This way we can import the file into your WordPress.com blog. Thank you! April 19, 2013 at 1:42 pm #1229592 richswhiteMember Hi, I emailed the xml to support on Wednesday – how long for the turnaround? Cheers, Rich April 20, 2013 at 8:28 am #1229598 kardotimMember Sorry for the delay. I’ve just replied to you by e-mail. Author Posts The topic ‘Issue Importing Posterous XML’ is closed to new replies.