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Migrating Data Base

Started by ccheryld, September 05, 2017, 11:29:42 AM

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ccheryld

Is it possible to migrate the Data Base ..posts,photos...to a new forum with a different owner/admin  and hosting site?
How would I go about doing it with security?.
Anyone?

Sir Osis of Liver

Database does not contain photos, pics are posted either as external links or uploaded as attachments to forum /attachments directory.  You can move the entire forum by backing up the forum files and database, uploading them to the new server, and running repair_settings.php.

https://wiki.simplemachines.org/smf/Hosting_-_How_do_I_move_my_SMF_forum_to_a_different_host
"The best laid schemes o' mice an' men / Gang aft a-gley." - Robert Burns

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