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  • Is there any way to transfer the users and threads from another forum to a new one?

    Is there any way of transferring the users and maybe some of the threads from one forum to another new one?

  • #2
    you can move threads from one forum to another using the admin function 'move' the link is on the bottom right of threads
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    • #3
      sorry! what i meant was from another completely different site using vBulletin, is it a case of getting into the mySQL database and copying the users into the new database??

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      • #4
        i have no idea ... but would importing a dump of another vb database to another vb database work ?
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        • #5
          would think so. You need to use a program called phpmyadmin can't remember url do a search in google.com for it. that allows you to do a data dump which you can then just upload to your new site.
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