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  1. CabCon

    XF 2.0 Import Data from xenForo 1.X to 2.X

    Hello everyone, I was wondering if it's possible to import the data from xenForo 1.x to the new xenForo 2.x. If yes, is there any guide for it? Best regards, CabCon.
  2. Mystinen Metsätyömies

    Confirmed Importing from SMF => preg_replace(): No ending delimiter '#' found

    I tried to import a SMF 2.0.13 forum to latest version of XenForo. I got this error message and the import ended. Any suggestions what to do next?
  3. X

    XF 1.5 password protect website before test import

    I"m password protecting our test site the simple way via .htaccess, even before the very long import process (importing millions of posts from VB4). Will that cause any problem with the import? I assume not, just want to confirm, thanks!
  4. X

    XF 1.5 addons before or after import, does it matter?

    Doing some practice imports here, (importing from VB4+VBSEO), just have a simple question. Have many XF addons to install... does it really matter if the addons are done before or after the import? Thanks
  5. signs

    Checking Status for phpBB 3.2 Import Support

    I'm looking to move to xF from a growing phpBB community. A few threads here address the available support for importing phpBB (up to version 3.1) into xF. One thread mentioned that importers are added for "stable releases." Now that phpBB 3.2 is reportedly stable, are there plans to add an...
  6. X

    XF 1.5 vb4+vbseo import: problem rebuilding search index

    Hi we're trying to convert a very customized VB4+VBSEO forum with a few million posts to XF. Did a test import about a week ago which seems to have worked. However I didn't try to rebuild the search index until today. When I try to do that, it instantly confirms that it's done, which is kinda...
  7. X

    XF 1.5 Duplicate entry '2' for key 'PRIMARY' when importing

    I am importing from vBulletin 4 into the latest version of Xenforo. When I get to the "Import Users" step, it stops and gives the following error: ******** Zend_Db_Statement_Mysqli_Exception: Mysqli statement execute error : Duplicate entry '2' for key 'PRIMARY' -...
  8. MagicalMidge

    XF 1.5 Users Database help Retaining ID's

    I am fully expecting you guys to advise I just do a new import, however if any of you have a deeper understanding of the database I would really appreciate some pointers... So when we finally migrate our forum, we want to keep the old forum live, and then just do a mini import of the (possibly...
  9. X

    XF 1.5 Reimport Threads and Nodes

    We are doing a conversion from vBulletin 4.2.1 to Xenforo. A few month ago, we installed the new Xenforo and did an import from vBulletin. On this development Xenforo install, we have been adjusting settings, changing permissions, etc. We are nearing the point of going live with Xenforo, so...
  10. Miso

    XF 1.5 Import from vBulletin 4.* got stuck on Import Forums step...

    While going through the built-in import, once I got half way through to Import Forums step I got stuck at a 500 Error. So while checking error_log I found this error got generated: [22-Dec-2016 06:04:21 UTC] PHP Fatal error: Allowed memory size of 536870912 bytes exhausted (tried to allocate...
  11. Alfa1

    Make deferred multi-threaded for admin functions (upgrade/import/etc)

    Import, xenforo updates, addon installs/upgrades take a very long time on big boards because everything is single threaded. Especially if there are multiple languages and styles. After import, xenforo updates, addon installs/upgrades the deferred process takes forever. No matter if your server...
  12. JanHoos

    XF 1.5 When to import? Building up forum

    Hello everyone, I've read this guide: https://xenforo.com/community/threads/importing-guidelines.25325/ and I'm wondering about the retaining content ID's. Currently, my live forum is running Vanilla and behind the scenes I'm building up my Xenforo forum. Adding all the trophies I have on...
  13. K

    URLs & old VBSEO likes?

    If I purchase XF now... what about the URLs? Can they be made similar to VBSEO, VB5 or such? (vb5 has broken links from around the internet) Can old VBSEO "likes" be imported? (it would be nice for members to retain their current likes/reputation) [I have a backup of my DB from a couple of...
  14. Alfa1

    Export/Import Options & Settings

    It would be pretty handy to be able to export options settings. This especially comes in handy when handling large addons with many settings, and in case of import preparations, but also just to have a backup of your settings. This will allow webmasters to easily import or restore settings...
  15. Hakan Atabas

    About Vbulletin 4 to Xenforo Convert

    Hi i have now vbulletin 4 i want to convert my all forum from vbulletin 4 to xenforo how is possible this and if have converter or some import program please give me link or help me about that. Thank you
  16. S

    XF 1.5 Convert Wordpress users to Xenforo

    Hi guys, I have set up a new Xenforo forum on the same server as my Wordpress website. I want to convert just my existing Wordpress users to XF. No posts or other content, just the users. I've been looking for a way to do this but I am lost in a sea of (old) posts on this forum, an unkept...
  17. kimchuy

    XF 1.5 vBulletin -> Xenforo import issue

    When I'm in the process of importing the threads and post: I got this server error: Server Error Mysqli statement execute error : The table 'xf_post' is full Zend_Db_Statement_Mysqli->_execute() in Zend/Db/Statement.php at line 297 Zend_Db_Statement->execute() in Zend/Db/Adapter/Abstract.php...
  18. F

    XF 1.5 vb 4x import

    hello, import error; What is the reason? Mysqli prepare error: Illegal mix of collations (latin1_bin,IMPLICIT) and (latin5_turkish_ci,IMPLICIT) for operation '=' Zend_Db_Statement_Mysqli->_prepare() in Zend/Db/Statement.php at line 115 Zend_Db_Statement->__construct() in...
  19. T

    Migrating from phpBB 3.0.1

    Apparently it is possible to migrate an existing phpBB 3.0.1 forum to a Xenforo using the importer that comes with the regular Xenforo installation. However, I can't find a "How well it works" reference anywhere. So, can anybody tell me (from experiences) how well that importer works? Will users...
  20. Lloyd32552

    XF 1.5 Custom Fields for user's eyes only

    Before going much futher with with this, I've used custom fields in vB to store authorization codes for my software which allows users to look up their code. When importing vB into XF, those fields were populated. They are not currently showing on the Profile Page of the users and I think that...