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Last updated by otavioB-3 1 year, 1 month ago.

Assigned support staff: Lauren.

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April 20, 2019 at 3:43 pm #3650481


Hi there,

I received a message from my provider saying our database is getting too large. So I ran a query to know exactly which table is the problem, and I discovered that wpmv_icl_string_pages is 531mb. How can I shrink it and why is it so big? I need to solve it ASAP, because our limit size is 1gb, and we are over it.

Thanks in advance

April 22, 2019 at 4:16 pm #3656939


Languages: English (English )

Timezone: America/New_York (GMT-04:00)

Thank you for contacting WPML support. I'll be happy to help you with this.

Please make sure you have a full backup of your site. Then, access your database and run the following sql commands to try reducing the size of the table.

TRUNCATE TABLE wp_icl_string_pages;
DELETE FROM `wp_icl_strings` WHERE status = 0;

After this, please let me know if this reduces the table size and resolves the issue.

April 22, 2019 at 8:02 pm #3658087


My issue is resolved now. Thank you!