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Feed Sync Never Finishes

WordPress Plugin (v.2.6.8 and older + old platform)

In your calendar dashboard under Events > Import Feeds > Import Feeds tab >

You click on the Refresh button, but the feed never gives you a confirmation message that the sync/refresh operation completed.

Most likely, the reason could be that your host is reaching it's PHP memory limit -- and then the feed hangs.

I suggest increasing the memory limit, and try the feed refresh again -- it should finish, then produce either a confirmation or an error message -- this is how you know it finishes.

There are 4 ways to increase your PHP memory limit:

Add this to your wp-config file:

define('WP_MEMORY_LIMIT', '256M');

or

Edit your PHP.ini file (requires access to your server files).  If you have access to your PHP.ini file, change the line in PHP.ini

If your line shows 64M, try 256M:

memory_limit = 256M

Edit your . htaccess file.  If you don’t have access to PHP.ini try adding this to an . htaccess file:

php_value memory_limit 256M

Contact your Web Hosting Support

Ask your web host to increase the upload_max_filesize value for you to 256M

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WordPress Plugin (v. 2.6.8 and older + old platform)

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