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XF 1.2 Problem moving from development to live server...

Discussion in 'Installation, Upgrade, and Import Support' started by Bryan Clementi, Nov 5, 2013.

  1. Bryan Clementi

    Bryan Clementi New Member

    So, I've been developing my forum on my XAMPP installation. Now I'm ready to go live. Here are the steps I followed...

    1) FTP'd all files to the live server.
    2) Changed the library/config.php to include my live database information.
    3) Exported the database from XAMPP and imported to live server.

    When I navigate to the site, it appears to load fine. The problem is that when I try to log in using my admin Username, the forum is telling me I have the wrong password. I had two users installed and both of them are saying wrong password. Any ideas?
  2. Brogan

    Brogan XenForo Moderator Staff Member

    I have exported/imported to and from localhost many times without encountering that problem.

    Try clicking on the "Forgot your password?" link and see if you can get in that way.
  3. Bryan Clementi

    Bryan Clementi New Member

  4. Bryan Clementi

    Bryan Clementi New Member

    I figured it out. My server was set up to use PHP version 5.2. I changed it to use the latest version of PHP and everything is working!

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