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Can a Xenforo Add-on be installed parallel to forum root?

Discussion in 'XenForo Questions and Support' started by Andy.N, Feb 13, 2011.

  1. Andy.N

    Andy.N Well-Known Member

    I notice that many XF addons when installed, will be at site.com/forum/addonName/ instead of site.com/addonName/

    I wonder this is strictly due to the nature of Xenforo code or is there anyway around it?

    I have some VB mods that was installed parallel to the /forum/ subfolder and now when ported into Xenforo, it's a level down under /forum/
     
  2. Wuebit

    Wuebit Well-Known Member

    Am in root on my site and zero addons are domain/forum/addon

    Sounds like your site is in domain/forum/
     
  3. Andy.N

    Andy.N Well-Known Member

    Yes, root is Wordpress and xenforo is installed on site/forum/
     
  4. Andy.N

    Andy.N Well-Known Member

    On another related note, now that I move my site from VB to XF.

    There is a VB mod that is installed on site.com/folder/ which has now been move to site.com/forum/folder/

    What is the best way to redirect all traffic to the site.com/folder/ to the new address?
     
  5. Jake Bunce

    Jake Bunce XenForo Moderator Staff Member

    You can use a .htaccess file for that:

    Code:
    Redirect 301 /folder /forum/folder
    
     
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