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12021-02-24T09:34:41-08:00Bulk importing data from a JSON file using the Transfer tool6plain2021-05-25T10:47:19-07:00The Transfer tool is located in the Dashboard's Utilities tab. (The tool is a Scalar plugin and might not be present if the administrator of your Scalar install hasn't installed it separately from Scalar itself.)
To import content from another Scalar book saved as a JSON file, follow the steps below:
1. Head to the Utilities tab in the Dashboard. 2. Once in the Utilities tab, select the Import section in the left sidebar. 3. Select “Upload file.” 4. Browse your computer and find the JSON file you wish to upload. 5. Click "Continue" on the bottom right. 6. Once the JSON has been validated, a pop up box containing the source JSON will appear. Click "Import" at the bottom right of the pop up box.