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Change mass smilie path

Discussion in 'XenForo Questions and Support' started by TazDevilLooney, Aug 7, 2011.

  1. TazDevilLooney

    TazDevilLooney Active Member

    Hi does any one know of a MYSQL way of changing the smilies paths i have over 100.

    In the database my current smilies path is
    I would like to change them to

    Any thoughts or is there an easer way i have missed?

  2. Brogan

    Brogan XenForo Moderator Staff Member

    To replace post content you can run this query.

    UPDATE xf_post SET message = REPLACE(message, 'old_path', 'new_path')

    Just replace old_path and new_path as necessary.

    Take a backup first though, just in case.
    TazDevilLooney likes this.
  3. TazDevilLooney

    TazDevilLooney Active Member

    Error : 1146 - Table 'forum.xf_post' doesn't exist

    0 row(s) affected. ( Query took 0.9003 sec )

    UPDATE xf_post SET message = REPLACE(message, 'images/smilies/animated/', 'http://othersite.com/images/smilies/animated/')

    Any idears :rolleyes:
  4. TazDevilLooney

    TazDevilLooney Active Member

    I got it! My dum fault i was looking at the wrong database.

    UPDATE xf_post SET message = REPLACE(message, '/styles/default/xenforo/smilies/', 'http://other.com/styles/default/xenforo/smilies/')

    Al sorted thanks Brogan. (y)

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