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YaBB 1 Gold -> YaBB 2. Dont convert Members!!!
I Installed YaBB 2 forum in the same server that my Yabb1 Gold - Release and run the converter (Setup.pl).
All the steps seems to work fine but at the end I see that only convert a few members (a...

Started Jun 27th, 2006 at 9:40pm by amplitude
1 2,195 Last Post Jul 1st, 2006 at 12:19am
By: old goat
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How do I convert or upgrade, total noob alert.
I have searched for the answer but I must be looking in the wrong place.
I inherited a long neglected site and would like to upgrade from YABB 1 gold sp 1.3.1 to whatever the lates t YAB...

Started Jun 29th, 2006 at 8:11am by slacky
2 2,020 Last Post Jun 29th, 2006 at 2:49pm
By: slacky
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I am now using IPB and just finding out that there is no support from the company. The techs at my server have available through the CPanel phpBB and YABB. I think I'm going to go with YABB but need a...

Started Jun 17th, 2006 at 10:46pm by craig
2 2,263 Last Post Jun 18th, 2006 at 6:17pm
By: craig
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quickest way to convert
hey, i know i sarted would it be possible if we can transfer phpbb to yabb
i am now asking, the following
what is the quickest way, to transfer from phpbb to yabb, even if it mean...

Started Jun 17th, 2006 at 12:45am by gaogier
1 1,752 Last Post Jun 17th, 2006 at 3:08pm
By: Curtiss Grymala
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PBLang -> YaBB converter
Is there a converter available that will assist me in moving my PBLang users and messages to YaBB ?

Started Jun 16th, 2006 at 5:23pm by m.h
0 1,310 Last Post Jun 16th, 2006 at 5:23pm
By: m.h
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Converters and thoughts
YaBB isn't that far in converters.. I went to phpBB to see there converters and they have a long list.
They also have a page for it, I have noticed that yabbforum.com doesn't have a lot of specif...

Started Jun 1st, 2006 at 3:47am by cole07
0 1,301 Last Post Jun 1st, 2006 at 3:47am
By: cole07
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vBulletin/phpBB --> YaBB2 + numbers + features
Hello there,
I am currently helping a friend to evaluate different message board systems, because the current forum hoster will stop the service in August 2006.
It's a vBulletin (vB) board a...

Started May 26th, 2006 at 7:19am by jabbjabb
2 3,291 Last Post May 27th, 2006 at 6:37pm
By: jabbjabb
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Convert from eblah?
Is there a converter available that will assist me in moving my eblah users and messages to YaBB?

Started Apr 14th, 2006 at 3:23am by eshesh
6 4,604 Last Post May 21st, 2006 at 3:04am
By: eshesh
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HTTrack Solution For EZBoard, ProBoard, Yahoo?
I was wondering if anyone here has used or given any thought to using HTTrack to convert or export forum from the likes of EZBoard, ProBoards, Yahoo!. etc?
HTTrack is an open source website copier and ...

Started May 19th, 2006 at 6:08am by Outumuro
2 1,716 Last Post May 21st, 2006 at 1:14am
By: AK108
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PhpBB2 to Yabb 2
Hey is there a converter out there for phpbb2 ---> Yabb 2?

Started Nov 7th, 2005 at 8:48pm by Hman989
4 5,006 Last Post May 9th, 2006 at 9:06pm
By: AK108
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[m]: HTML to YABBC code
This General Usage and Feature Troubleshooting [move by] Corey Chapman.
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add a tracefile to the converter?
I've realised something in the process of validating the data converted, that having a formatted log of the basic actions/results produced by the converter might be a good idea.
Not a detailed d...

Started Apr 27th, 2006 at 9:48am by old goat
4 2,632 Last Post May 2nd, 2006 at 8:42am
By: old goat
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YaBB 2 -> IPB 1.3
I know this is kind'a not the place, but I've really nowhere to go...
If there's a converter from IPB 1.3 to YaBB 2 then it should be easy to do the opposite, right?
(We can't run YaBB becau...

Started Apr 25th, 2006 at 4:19am by LamerFoo
1 1,893 Last Post Apr 25th, 2006 at 12:46pm
By: AK108
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Are there any tools in the pipeline for moving data from ezboard to YABB 2?

Started Oct 30th, 2005 at 8:29pm by zom
7 4,518 Last Post Apr 24th, 2006 at 5:20pm
By: dan cardwell
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Return from YaBB2 to YaBB 1.1
Hi all
How to return back on the old version?
To use YaBB 2 it is absolutely not possible Angry

Started Apr 22nd, 2006 at 10:26am by MF-B
2 2,235 Last Post Apr 23rd, 2006 at 9:52am
By: MF-B
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So I installed 2.1 but the converter didn't run...
While I'm thinking about how to handle my file issue, I thought I'd upgrade to 2.1. I followed the instructions, but the converter never worked, so I just have a normal install now.
So how do I g...

Started Nov 25th, 2005 at 6:01am by Bill_Reilly
5 3,570 Last Post Apr 21st, 2006 at 7:34am
By: SuperSergey
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Infopop converter?
hey guys,
i've got one client who is using the 2.0 version of YaBB and it is great. it goes without saying that 2.0 leaves any version of Infopop's Ubb in the dust.
i have another client who...

Started Nov 7th, 2005 at 4:55pm by gsummerlin
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17 10,501 Last Post Apr 19th, 2006 at 10:21pm
By: AK108
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Can I make the convertor run again
Hi, I was trying to upgrade from 1.4 to 2.1 but the convertor doesnt seem to have run correctly, So I have removed the YABB 2.1 install and reinstalled it, but when I run the setup.pl it starts up lik...

Started Apr 4th, 2006 at 1:17pm by Bodman
1 1,883 Last Post Apr 4th, 2006 at 1:32pm
By: Monsen
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[m]: Just converted from 1.3.1 to 2.1 - problem
This General Usage and Feature Troubleshooting [move by] Corey Chapman.
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Lost member groups
Hi was wondering if anyone knows why the memebr groups would have dissapeared and reset to defaults when converting yab 1.4 to 2.1?  Would be great if there is a fix otherwise it will be very time con...

Started Jan 21st, 2006 at 5:15am by Mbug
3 3,048 Last Post Jan 24th, 2006 at 12:22am
By: old goat
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proboards conversion?
Is there any easy/not too difficult way for me to move some of the threads from my remotely hosted proboards forum to the new YaBB I just installed for my website, or is there nothing I can really do ...

Started Dec 29th, 2005 at 9:33pm by mephisto
2 87 Last Post Dec 29th, 2005 at 9:46pm
By: KrisP
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Yabb 1.3 to 2.1 issue
I chatted to Loony today about this a little, but the problem he thought my issue might be, isn't right...
Basically when doing the message conversion it dies with a "500 ISE" in the err...

Started Dec 5th, 2005 at 9:59pm by Stewart Gilray
11 6,073 Last Post Dec 28th, 2005 at 11:04am
By: Stewart Gilray
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Convert Yabbse 1.5.5 to Yabb last version
1. Is it possible and how to do it without loosing my database?
2. If not, I have just one little problem with my forum: I cannot set up "unread messages" mod.
3. Actually, 2 problems: I'd l...

Started Nov 12th, 2005 at 7:40pm by havera
1 2,635 Last Post Dec 14th, 2005 at 9:33pm
By: old goat
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Cleanup step very slow (MyMailNotify)
I trying to convert a 1.1 to 2.1 current CVS, and the last part of convert process, called cleanup, never end! Its run with full load processor, and I waited more then 30 minutes  Sad

Started Dec 13th, 2005 at 5:09am by Daniel Tolouei
0 1 Last Post Dec 13th, 2005 at 5:09am
By: Daniel Tolouei
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Converter problem.
I loaded 2.1 to a different server to test before I took a chance with my production board. I loaded a fresh back up of members, messages and so on to the convert folders. It was coverting fine until ...

Started Dec 3rd, 2005 at 4:08am by singletracker500
3 3,390 Last Post Dec 7th, 2005 at 4:15pm
By: singletracker500
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Ikonboard 3.1.2a Converter
3.1.2a is the latest version of Ikonboard. I have something resembling a converter for the member section. Hopefully this will help someone get started.
Let's retry uploading it to see if it'...

Started Sep 19th, 2005 at 2:23am by AK108
13 57 Last Post Nov 29th, 2005 at 12:39am
By: AK108
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not heard of this one before. I'll give it a quick drive on my server, and see if there's much to do. Can't tell what the user base is th...

Started Nov 24th, 2005 at 11:07am by old goat
0 2,425 Last Post Nov 24th, 2005 at 11:07am
By: old goat
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yaBB2 file specifications (for phpBB->yaBB2)
I am in the process of writing a phpBB2 to yaBB2 convertor (in PHP since my experience of Perl is limited). So far i've managed to get messages and user data across, although the process is still rath...

Started Nov 15th, 2005 at 12:40pm by Remy.Horton
1 2,982 Last Post Nov 16th, 2005 at 10:54pm
By: Matt Siegman
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Conversion of .mail files ?
the mail notification (.mail files) of new posts on topics is not converted on migration process of yabb 1.x to 2.1 ? Sad

Started Nov 15th, 2005 at 3:17am by Daniel Tolouei
1 2,480 Last Post Nov 15th, 2005 at 3:28am
By: Carsten - Ex Member
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Problem with topicos data format
i want to understand the .txt messages format file:
Topic title ge
what is the colum |1019019808| ?...

Started Nov 13th, 2005 at 10:10pm by Daniel Tolouei
0 2,268 Last Post Nov 13th, 2005 at 10:10pm
By: Daniel Tolouei
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