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XF 1.3 Clean Install

Discussion in 'XenForo Questions and Support' started by Chad Taljaardt, May 16, 2014.

  1. Chad Taljaardt

    Chad Taljaardt New Member


    I have a question, after a while of having a forum, the backend of the server gets pretty messy if it isn't kept organised, and I was wondering if it was possible to remove all files and upload a brand new copy of xenforo but still keep all of our members and posts and stuff. I understand ill need to reinstall the theme and the profile pictures and attachments and all plugins, but is that all that is needed. I want to clean my server up.

    Please advise me :)
  2. Brogan

    Brogan XenForo Moderator Staff Member

    You can do that but unless you have uninstalled a lot of add-ons and not removed the files there is no point.

    There are no additional files generated after the software has been installed, other than avatars, attachments and cache files (if the options have been enabled).

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