OPML import

  1. iOS
  2. OPML import

OPML import

An OPML is a file that allows you to transfer your podcasts subscriptions between podcast apps without having to manually subscribe to each podcast one by one.

To import an OPML in your email inbox

  1. Tap on the attachment to download it
  2. Long press on the attachment
  3. Tap Pocket Casts in the share sheet
If you’ve previously used another app to manage your podcasts, you can generate an OPML by following these steps:

Apple Podcasts

  1. Tap the Install Shortcut on your iOS device.
  2. When prompted, tap the Add Shortcut button.
  3. Tap on the Shortcuts tab.
  4. Locate the “Apple Podcasts to Pocket Casts” shortcut in the list.
  5. Tap it to start the import process.
  6. Once the shortcut is done running, Pocket Casts will reopen and finish the import process.
Note: If you previously deleted the shortcuts app you will be prompted to reinstall it.


  1. More
  2. Tools
  3. Export Podcast Subscriptions
  4. Send to Application
  5. Copy to Casts


  1. Open Safari
  2. enter castro://export
  3. Open
  4. Copy to Casts


  1. Settings
  2. Export Data
  3. Subscriptions
  4. Copy to Casts


  1. Open Settings
  2. Tap Export OPML
  3. Tap Copy to Casts

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