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Started by Craw, October 15, 2017, 05:56:04 PM
<?php$INFO['sql_database'] = 'DBNAME';$INFO['sql_tbl_prefix'] = 'PREFIX';
Quote from: TE on October 31, 2017, 03:18:54 AMImporting a database should work, what you need is this converter:https://download.simplemachines.org/index.php?thanks;filename=smf_2-0_invision22_converter.zipyou need to import the old ipb database to your database server, then create a file named conf_global.php (this will "emulate" the IPB forum installation) and add the following content:Code Select Expand<?php$INFO['sql_database'] = 'DBNAME';$INFO['sql_tbl_prefix'] = 'PREFIX';replace DBNAME with the database, you imported your old IPB database dump in and PREFIX with the old table prefix (IPB tables should start with ipb_ or something similar.then point convert.php (the part where your IPB is located) to the folder where your placed the conf_global.php