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Author Topic: From phpbb3.3 to Smf2?  (Read 975 times)

Offline Maggan22

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From phpbb3.3 to Smf2?
« on: March 31, 2020, 05:45:58 AM »
Hi there,

is there already a converter from phpbb3.3 or has someone tried to convert a phpBB3.3 into an SMF2 with the converter from 3.2?

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Re: From phpbb3.3 to Smf2?
« Reply #1 on: March 31, 2020, 06:52:47 AM »
what happens if you use phpBB3.2 converter ? https://download.simplemachines.org/index.php?converters;id=69
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Re: From phpbb3.3 to Smf2?
« Reply #2 on: April 04, 2020, 04:36:00 AM »
I was hoping someone had already tried this and can tell me about their experience: D

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Re: From phpbb3.3 to Smf2?
« Reply #3 on: April 04, 2020, 04:37:48 AM »
I was hoping someone had already tried this and can tell me about their experience: D
You can set up a copy of your main forum and then why not try it yourself.

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Re: From phpbb3.3 to Smf2?
« Reply #4 on: April 04, 2020, 04:44:24 AM »
I will - I will report, if someone has the same question :)

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Re: From phpbb3.3 to Smf2?
« Reply #5 on: April 04, 2020, 08:46:32 AM »
The private messages caused problems, I have now excluded them. so far everything went through, the statistics were not counted. Password was not accepted. I no longer have admin access even though I am in the admin group.

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Re: From phpbb3.3 to Smf2?
« Reply #6 on: April 04, 2020, 12:54:38 PM »
The private messages caused problems, I have now excluded them. so far everything went through, the statistics were not counted. Password was not accepted. I no longer have admin access even though I am in the admin group.

Password conversation is not a huge issue, you simply ask your users to reset their password once... But it might look like you are not having proper conversation on user groups & private messages which are no-go issues.
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Re: From phpbb3.3 to Smf2?
« Reply #7 on: April 04, 2020, 01:01:08 PM »
Please detail the errors with conversion process. I can work on a convertor just for phpBB 3.3
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Re: From phpbb3.3 to Smf2?
« Reply #8 on: June 28, 2020, 07:59:07 PM »
The private messages caused problems, I have now excluded them. so far everything went through, the statistics were not counted. Password was not accepted. I no longer have admin access even though I am in the admin group.

Did you end up getting this working?