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Re: Converting 2.5 to 2.5.2 without losing settings
Reply #136 - Jan 13th, 2013 at 9:18pm
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will do...

thank you to everyone for helping
  
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Reply #135 - Jan 13th, 2013 at 7:49pm
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dave1111 wrote on Jan 13th, 2013 at 7:37pm:
cool thanks

it's cool if you need any more help just post back and i will zip up bm and the mods and send that with info for you as well
  

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Reply #134 - Jan 13th, 2013 at 7:37pm
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cool thanks
  
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Reply #133 - Jan 13th, 2013 at 6:59pm
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depablo wrote on Jan 13th, 2013 at 1:49pm:
Good news Dave  Smiley

Remember to make a backup now everything is working  Wink


i set the backup reminder to 2 days  Wink on the forum so think that will be ok  Smiley

  

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Reply #132 - Jan 13th, 2013 at 3:14pm
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yes it is backed up... xnoddyx gave me a back up in ZIP format...

thaNK YOU ALL SO MUCH AGAIN depablo and many others
  
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Reply #131 - Jan 13th, 2013 at 2:32pm
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dave1111 wrote on Jan 13th, 2013 at 1:29pm:
want to thank xnoddyx and everyone who has been posting and helping over the past week including dandella, westwegoman and many others
I can not thank you enough.

Glad to see you got it sorted.  Smiley
  
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Reply #130 - Jan 13th, 2013 at 1:49pm
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Good news Dave  Smiley

Remember to make a backup now everything is working  Wink
  

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Reply #129 - Jan 13th, 2013 at 1:29pm
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I want to thank xnoddyx and everyone who has been posting and helping over the past week including dandella, westwegoman and many others
I can not thank you enough.


Dave
  
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Re: Converting 2.5 to 2.5.2 without losing settings
Reply #128 - Jan 13th, 2013 at 4:57am
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Hi dave1111

That is your forum fixed updated and uploaded for you and also did some cleaning of files for you hope you enjoy your new YaBB forum  Wink
  

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Re: Converting 2.5 to 2.5.2 without losing settings
Reply #127 - Jan 12th, 2013 at 8:38pm
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this is the file being renamed if you look at the pic you will see in FileZilla that you have ._admincatbg.gif then down a bit you have admincatbg.gif
  

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Reply #126 - Jan 12th, 2013 at 8:09pm
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Another file, now , after the 4th re-download seems to be corrupt..... am i correct with this? 

see attachment and screen shot.

admincatbg.gif

my copy has a . and _ in it

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Reply #125 - Jan 12th, 2013 at 6:09pm
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depablo


yues I did that... but SOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO many other problems now came up..........


many of the directories in yabb 2.5.2 are no on my server but I am cleaerly running 2.5.2 as you can see at the bottom of my board on line ... there is a screen shot of that image somewhere int he 9 page topic.

  
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Reply #124 - Jan 12th, 2013 at 6:00pm
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what files do i have to upload to the server to upgrade from 2.5AE TO 2.5.2???????????????


I dont want to lose my settings............ by settings I mean all those little questions you see in the screen shot,....and more.......... it took me a long time to answer them all

  

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Re: Converting 2.5 to 2.5.2 without losing settings
Reply #123 - Jan 12th, 2013 at 5:45pm
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dave1111 wrote on Jan 12th, 2013 at 4:36pm:
I can not find the yabb.pl file in the files that i got from unzipping StopForumSpam_Mod_V0_6.zip

can anyone help me find this? I need to point board mod to this file but i dont have it.

You did follow my request and copy the yabb2 folder from your server to your PC?

That is where you will find YaBB.pl
  

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Re: Converting 2.5 to 2.5.2 without losing settings
Reply #122 - Jan 12th, 2013 at 4:41pm
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Dandello wrote on Jan 12th, 2013 at 3:46pm:
The YaBB.pl is in your downloaded yabb install OR from the cgi-bin/yabb2 directory on your server that you downloaded.


Repeat: the YaBB.pl is NOT in the mod. It's in the cgi-bin/yabb2/ directory.

There IS no yabb.pl  (all lowercase) currently in YaBB. So any place you see someone (like me) refer to yabb.pl it should be YaBB.pl. And it's still in 'cgi-bin/yabb2/'
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