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How to install XenForo locally to your PC using XAMPP

A local installation is invaluable when testing add-ons, modifications and changes.

  1. Brogan
    Compatible XF Versions:
    • 1.0
    • 1.1
    • 1.2
    • 1.3
    • 1.4
    • 1.5
    This resource is not affiliated with XenForo Ltd.

    This is a simple guide for installing XenForo to your PC using XAMPP.
    This is very useful for testing out add-ons, making changes, etc. without affecting your live site.
    You can even swap the MySQL database between your live site and PC using phpMyAdmin.
    You can also up/download any...
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Recent Reviews

  1. Divvens
    Divvens
    5/5,
    Has helped me develop themes and try to better my board without messing up the live version or having to set up a online test board. I miss Brogan on XF :\
  2. RobinHood
    RobinHood
    5/5,
    Very handy, worked a treat!
  3. DRE
    DRE
    5/5,
    Something I really needed since my internet goes down a lot.