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vB4 owners, show yourself!

Discussion in 'XenForo Pre-Sales Questions' started by soloarquitectura, Sep 22, 2010.

  1. soloarquitectura

    soloarquitectura Well-Known Member

    Who amongst you will gonna upgrade to XenForo?
    Me! :(

  2. iGamer

    iGamer Active Member

    I will be making the switch.

    I got 2 3x and 1 4x. So i will be making the switch on all 3.
  3. Luke F

    Luke F Well-Known Member

    I'll be upgrading my vB4 forum as soon as I possibly can :)
  4. HydraulicJack

    HydraulicJack Well-Known Member

    Bot vB4 and loaded it into a test area. That was far enough to see the mess. There it has sat until I remove it to recapture the disk space.
    Meanwhile, I continue to run 3.8.x live, which I prefer to use as data source for the migration to XF.
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  5. hualing

    hualing New Member

    I want to check the server load first, and then decide.
  6. Jarod

    Jarod Active Member

    Vbulletin 4 suite ... (pre sale offer) but i didn't upgrade ...
  7. Mr_Bob

    Mr_Bob Well-Known Member

    Exactly the same for me. I even bought the bullet for a bit and started to develop a VB4 style (what a nightmare) in addition to attempting to help locate bugs, etc. It's been nearly one year since I paid for VB4 and I have yet to be able to use it. Actually thought of going to IPB and, although a great product, didn't like how it operates. Seeing XF, and the fact it's being developed by two of the guys that made VB the best forum software on the market prior to a year ago, I thanked the good Lord I was browsing around the web that day :D.
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  8. Shamil

    Shamil Well-Known Member

    I can't upgrade to XF - I require a CMS and a blogs system.
  9. 3rd AnGle

    3rd AnGle Well-Known Member

  10. bambua

    bambua Well-Known Member

    We've been running VB4 since the beginning and at first were very happy with it, but the design limitations and underlining issues have just turned me off at this point.

    I will be taking advantage of the pre sale of this to get a beta copy and set it up on our test site and see how hard integrating our current CMS/Blogging platform would be. It looks like a really nice product and I look forward to working with it.
  11. Jonathan

    Jonathan Active Member

    http://zonexbox.com/ - I don't think we'll be switching to XenForo on this site, at least not for now.
  12. WhatChaMissin

    WhatChaMissin Active Member

    I'm another vBbulletin 4 suite owner who didn't upgrade and is currently using vB 3.8. I won't be converting my site, but I'm interested in seeing what addons, if any that xf will offer down the road.
  13. pipedreams

    pipedreams Active Member

    My main site is still vb 3.8, but another is vb 4. In retrospect I wish I hadn't upgraded it, as I would tested XF on that first!
  14. WhatChaMissin

    WhatChaMissin Active Member

    I believe there's a service available to downgrade from vB4 to vB3 on Floris' site, so the option is there if you're interested.
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  15. Russ

    Russ Well-Known Member

    I'm a vB4 owner but I won't be converting yet :). vB as of right now offers too much for my community for me to switch to a basic forum.

    I WILL however be starting a new project :)
  16. Jeffin

    Jeffin Well-Known Member

    My vb4 site is in my siggy. I'm probably not going to wait and instead I'll get Xenfans to do the importing right away. I don't have free time in November or December so this works best for me.
  17. Blandt

    Blandt Well-Known Member

    Yep... I'll be switching from VB4 after you guys :D
    I'm going to toy with XF and buy the beta release. until few of the mods I must have are available there is no way I would let the old horse die just yet
  18. Crazyfruitbat

    Crazyfruitbat Well-Known Member

    Same here - I need the CMS. So until a wordpress bridge is avilable - my current site is staying as VB4.
  19. brendanc

    brendanc Active Member

    I've been running 3.x since 2006 or 2007, can't remember which. Anyway, I recently upgraded to vB4. In the process of getting new plugins/products, I saw a link in someone's signature to XenForo. Good thing I clicked on it!

    I did a little digging on this site and found 3.8 would be the preferred version for an import. I promptly restored my forum from a backup and restored my 3.8 install in anticipation of the beta release of XF.

    I'm curious though-- those of you with vB4 and needing a CMS/Blog... why not just use the vB4 publishing suite? I bought it and it has both a CMS and Blog system.
  20. bambua

    bambua Well-Known Member

    The publishing suite is a joke :/ We ran with it for a few months and just got tired of it.

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