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    If i have PHPBB in Beginning, can i transfer all Users, Topics, and all to a New Forum, Like VBulletin in later stage, or other if requireD?
    Is that Applicable and Possible??
    If yes How?

  • #2
    ImpEx can import phpBB to vBulletin. However, this only covers the basics. Hacks you install to make your phpBB function like vBulletin will not be carried over. I think one of those is attachments. hack for example.

    ImpEx's documentation can be seen here.
    Best Regards,
    Andy Huang

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    • #3
      Now by basic you mean
      It will include all the Members, Posts, Topics and everything?

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      • #4
        If you are running phpbb, there is a script that will allow you to take all of your members, user info, posts, threads and forums and move them to a VBulletin forum. This script is called Impex, as mentioned, and will do all of the moving for you.

        I am not 100% sure on anything else, as I have not used it before.

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        • #5
          Everything that is imported is listed here: http://www.vbulletin.com/docs/html/impex_phpbb2
          Best Regards
          Colin Frei

          Please don't contact me per PM.

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          • #6
            As long as it is a real phpBB forum and not a "hosted" forum like ProBoards, where you can't actually get access to the data, you should be fine.

            phpBB attachments are also supported.

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