WordPress 4.1 - how to merge 2 similar versions of Users Table?

Hi Experts,

 I recently moved my WordPress 4.1 website to a new hosting service.

6 users registered on the old site after the new site commenced operation.

How can I merge these 6 users into the database on the new site?

I have tried a number of plugins with import and export capabilities, but nothing worked for me.

Perhaps I can do it with phpmyadmin?

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Dan CraciunIT ConsultantCommented:
Simply copy the relevant rows from wp_users and wp_usermeta, using phpmyadmin or similar.

LeighWardleAuthor Commented:
Thanks, Dan.

The Users that I want to copy have field ID in the range 1965 to 1970.
The destination table already has other Users with the same ID.

ID is auto_increment.

Do I need to do anything special to handle the duplicate IDs?
Dan CraciunIT ConsultantCommented:
For the users table you simply insert and let the autoincrement take care of the ID. It will be different.

Things will get a bit complicated with the usermeta table. You'll need to see what is the new ID of the user and update accordingly.

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LeighWardleAuthor Commented:
Thanks, Dan.
Dan CraciunIT ConsultantCommented:
You're welcome.

Glad I could help!
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