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XF 1.4 Smiles Import from a directory on your server

New Joe

Active member
I want to import smiles from a folder on my server called:
So i go to Smiles in the admin cp, and go to this part:
Import from a directory on your server
As I am doing this on my test site folder i use this path:
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But each time it throws an error:

The specified directory was not found or unreadable.

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The Directory is writable so that's not the problem, so I am lost with what to do.


Well-known member
Is the directory path correct? It should be relative to where you have installed XenForo. So if your site is installed in the root (or even a directory) and you have the smiles folder in the same location, the path would be


I note that you have put "smiles" not "smilies". That's fine as long as that's your folder name and you haven't mistyped it.