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vb4 to xenforo

Discussion in 'XenForo Pre-Sales Questions' started by fordmod, Oct 29, 2013.

  1. fordmod

    fordmod Member

    hi i`m thinking of converting 1 of my forums to xenforo but just got a few questions

    1. what gets converted from vbulletin 4 and what dont?

    2.is a paid subscriptions mod available so a member can pay a fee and get placed in another usergroup untill the membship expires ?

    3.is there a trader rating mod like vbulletin`s itrader (ebay like feedback rating)

    4.is there a garage mod like in this link http://www.fordmodified.co.uk/garage.html

    5. is there a advertisments mod where banner adds from ebay can be placed on parts of the site with a usergroup option so some usergroups dont see the adds

    think thats the main things i can think of at the min , any answers will be great
     
  2. Brogan

    Brogan XenForo Moderator Staff Member

    1. The pre-sales FAQ in my signature has screenshots of what is imported.

    2. Yes, built in to the software.

    3. Yes.

    4. Yes.

    5. There are built in ad_ templates and also some add-ons.
     
  3. fordmod

    fordmod Member

    thanks for the very fast reply (allways a good sign when looking at a new software )

    are the users passwords also converted over
     
  4. Brogan

    Brogan XenForo Moderator Staff Member

    Yes.

    That is also mentioned in the pre-sales FAQ.
     
  5. fordmod

    fordmod Member

    thanks for that . i`ve been having a play with the demo and it does seem better than vb4 in a few ways tbh, so it may well be my choice when i upgrade from vb4 as vb5 just aint a option
     
  6. fordmod

    fordmod Member

    Also whats it like for spam management and how server intensive is it compared to vb 4 . I've got a good spec vps server that i run 2 forums on fine 1 is running vb4 and the other mybb
     
  7. Brogan

    Brogan XenForo Moderator Staff Member

    There are several spam related tools and features built in.
    It works very well.

    According to many reports, server use/load is lower.
     

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