Hello,I want to move my forum to Xenforo,but what's the password encryption?


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My forum using plaintext password now.
How to convert password to XENFORO 1.4.5?
Please tell me exactly, I will translate to my programmer(I m a chinese and just the Forum owner, not the programmer:)).

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It's bcrypt (through PHPass), but your developer will need to understand how it's stored/generated via classes like XenForo_Authentication_Core12 and the user data writer.