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Convert YaBB 1.1 to 2.1 problem with users passwd
I tried to convert yabb 1.1 forum to 2.1.  In 1.1 im was installed md5 passwd encript mod. When I converted to 2.1, nobody can log, returning password error. I think the convert process encry...

Started Nov 13th, 2005 at 3:58pm by Daniel Tolouei
1 2,562 Last Post Nov 13th, 2005 at 5:51pm
By: AK108
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Import from Yahoo Newsgroups???
Does anyone know of a way to import the messages from a Yahoo Newsgroup?  Cool

Started Oct 19th, 2005 at 2:12pm by Neil Phillips
10 6,956 Last Post Nov 12th, 2005 at 7:08pm
By: Neil Phillips
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revised setup.pl for consideration
Being as we no longer have yabbtest, I figured this is as good place as any to offer up code alterations...
Working through setup.pl as the template for my converter, I happened on a load of dupp...

Started Nov 3rd, 2005 at 11:33am by old goat
10 6,096 Last Post Nov 4th, 2005 at 12:42pm
By: Carsten - Ex Member
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Problems converting messages to YaBB 2
I have a prolem converting the messages from YaBB 1.3.2 to YaBB 2 with the included converter.
After a time of ~20 minutes I receive a error :
Die Anfrage kann nicht beant...

Started Oct 9th, 2005 at 8:09pm by Stephan1977
3 3,701 Last Post Nov 2nd, 2005 at 9:58am
By: tompocz
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Challenge: convert YaBB 1.1 sp1 data to YaBB2 ?
Is it possible without problems and without lost posts, topics and members profile ?

Started Oct 18th, 2005 at 12:27pm by Daniel Tolouei
4 4,751 Last Post Nov 1st, 2005 at 3:12am
By: Curtiss Grymala
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100% CPU Utilisation
GDay All,
Has anyone come across a prob, where after you convert, then log on, you try and go to a board to view what threads are there and the browser just freezes ??
I then notcied that my...

Started Oct 29th, 2005 at 11:23pm by tompocz
0 1,164 Last Post Oct 29th, 2005 at 11:23pm
By: tompocz
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Search: Converter YaBBSe -> Yabb2.0
Is there a chance i can upgrade an Existing YaBB SE Vs 1.5.0 to YaBB 2.0?
Is anybody working on a converter for this old or can i possibly use one written for another system?
Forget to menti...

Started Oct 7th, 2005 at 7:19am by CasRas
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19 14,763 Last Post Oct 20th, 2005 at 1:29am
By: Matt Siegman
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MercuryBoard to YaBB
SmileyHey Everybody! Yabb looks awesome! But I really need a converter from "MercuryBoard 1.1.4" to "YaBB2"
If anyone could make me one or tell me where I can find one, that would be ...

Started Oct 8th, 2005 at 5:13pm by jvs
5 2,767 Last Post Oct 13th, 2005 at 12:13am
By: jvs
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[m]: duplicated code in setup.pl
This YaBB 2 - Bugs [Open] [move by] Corey Chapman.
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msg, ims, imstore, log, outbox files....
could someone fill me in on these?
What is each one for, mainly. Need to figure out if there is any compatible data to import.

Started Sep 30th, 2005 at 9:03am by old goat
6 4,962 Last Post Oct 4th, 2005 at 8:29am
By: old goat
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[m]: Quick Guide
This YaBB 2 Bugs [move by] Corey Chapman.
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validating email addresses
is there a sub already in place to validate imported emails?

Started Sep 30th, 2005 at 8:34am by old goat
4 3,747 Last Post Oct 1st, 2005 at 12:21pm
By: old goat
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Eblah has been kind enough to make a YaBB 2 to Eblah converter.  Why is that nice?  Well, it would suck if people jumped from YaBB 2 to Eblah, naturally.  But now we can reverse the Eblah data format ...

Started Sep 21st, 2005 at 12:28am by Corey Chapman
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19 43 Last Post Sep 27th, 2005 at 11:55am
By: Tea-Master
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YaBB Converter Structure
Inspired by Corey's comment about setup.pl, would it not be a good move to base any convertors around the existing y1>y2 convertor? I've started the groundwork on a webboard8 to y2, which is being mad...

Started Sep 19th, 2005 at 1:36pm by old goat
12 48 Last Post Sep 26th, 2005 at 9:00am
By: old goat
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Is there a PhpBB to Yabb1.4 converter?
A search on google reveals lots that go from yabb to phpbb but not the other way round. Does a converter exist?

Started Sep 25th, 2005 at 1:23pm by chris2005
1 2,582 Last Post Sep 25th, 2005 at 3:19pm
By: マット
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Converting messages IB2.19 to YaBB2 PR
Did any body did that? or another message converter to YaBB2. I have a problem with board message files structure.

Started Sep 16th, 2005 at 9:37pm by Evgeniy
9 5,963 Last Post Sep 24th, 2005 at 5:10pm
By: Evgeniy
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webboard(8) » Y2
delighted to report I've got this to the point of creating the forum .master and .control files!

Started Sep 22nd, 2005 at 11:56pm by old goat
2 3,545 Last Post Sep 23rd, 2005 at 9:25am
By: Tea-Master
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paths in setup.pl
Bit stuck on this one:
line 180 on has the process of testing and saving the 'convert from' paths. These must be getting picked back up and read by the subsequent page calls, by I can't see it? I...

Started Sep 19th, 2005 at 2:01pm by old goat
1 2,594 Last Post Sep 22nd, 2005 at 8:11pm
By: old goat
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Universal Converter
Would this Universal Converter YaBB_Universal_Converter_Beta_4_001.zip work on SMF?.
SMF have their converter from YaBB to SMF. Can something be done to convert from SMF to YaBB. ~ That wou...

Started Mar 6th, 2014 at 5:23pm by Elrick.
10 1,925 Last Post Mar 6th, 2014 at 10:03pm
By: JonB
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Can an existing PHPBB forum be imported into YaBB2
I have a PHPBB forum on my site now that is being overrun with bogus new member registrations. An average per day is 80 - 100. I have had to discontinue allowing auto registrations and approve each on...

Started Nov 26th, 2007 at 4:42am by CYA
2 42 Last Post Apr 27th, 2009 at 5:26am
By: PashaM
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Converter needed!
Is there an HTML to YaBBC converter? One that would take a page of HTML source and convert it to YaBBC.
Bob B.

Started Feb 8th, 2008 at 1:53am by BigBobbyB
2 4,161 Last Post May 25th, 2008 at 1:28am
By: Curtiss Grymala
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Unable to open ./Members/nam name.vars
Hello All,
I am trying to rebuild the members list after what seemed to have been a successful conversion from ubb.classic 6.7.3; however, I keep getting the following error:
Error: Unabl...
The original

Started Oct 5th, 2008 at 2:52am by edsager
2 6,467 Last Post Mar 31st, 2012 at 3:10pm
By: JonB
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