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  • Converting to vBulletin while changing hosts?

    As it seems I will have to change hosts if I want to use vBulletin (which I do...), I was wondering if it's possible to merge it all into one weekend...

    I currently run an SMF forum, which I want to use the ImpEx Software to help me do. I'm wanting to do that while the domains propegate etc and was wondering if that will work. Do I just type in an address for the ImpEx, or do the files need to under the same host?

    Basically I want to pull the SMF forum from Host A, into the vBulletin forum on Host B...

  • #2
    I'd suggest you move then import, not try to import while moving.

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    • #3
      Okay, I half wondered that. I wanted to use the same sub-domain name (ie forums.domain.net) but I can just drop the s and make it at forum...

      Ta

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      • #4
        Yeah, same as Zach, I would suggest only doing one thing at a time. I tried doing both and I ended up moving first and THEN upgrading to vBulletin. It's too difficult if you try to do both at the same time.

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