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by mfest
Sun Jun 25, 2006 5:58 am
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: Posting HTML to link to amazon
Replies: 17
Views: 783

Try adding this in your iframe tags to see what happens, <iframe src="http://rcm.amazon.com/e/cm?t=antilockcom-20&o=1&p=8&l=as1&asins=1593720165&fc1=000000&IS2=1<1=_blank&lc1=0000ff&bc1=000000&bg1=ffffff&f=ifr" style="width:120px;height:240px;" scrolling="no" marginwidth="0" marginheight="0" frame...
by mfest
Thu Oct 20, 2005 6:20 am
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: running 2.0.10 and got hacked by "Hacked By SecretlyX&q
Replies: 8
Views: 664

as has been said many times, those exploits were closed several versions ago. you have to stay updated with this software just like you do any other.


Very true, and even those who get very little traffic on their boards (like me) could learn from the experience.
by mfest
Thu Oct 20, 2005 3:31 am
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: smtp.php error, 535 authorization failed
Replies: 14
Views: 956

I was watching this topic and having similar problems. Here's what fixed it for me. I had set up a secondary email account with my hosting provider and tried to use it in my smtp settings on the board. It wouldn't work, I kept getting the 535 authentication error like you. I changed the smtp setting...
by mfest
Tue Oct 18, 2005 4:49 am
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: running 2.0.10 and got hacked by "Hacked By SecretlyX&q
Replies: 8
Views: 664

I too was hacked by this same idiot and it was only the forum page, no other parts of my website. I did a google search on this guy and found a lot of site hacked by this same @$$. All phpbb sites and many without the latest versions installed. I had several board running and the one that got hacked...
by mfest
Sat Sep 24, 2005 5:00 am
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: critical error after restoring database
Replies: 8
Views: 623

oops

It did work, thankyou, thank you THANK YOU.!!! (i uploaded the cpanel install and then noticed your link to the full package version and uploaded that-which worked beautifully.) thank you again.
by the way did I thank you enough?
by mfest
Sat Sep 24, 2005 4:39 am
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: critical error after restoring database
Replies: 8
Views: 623

didn't work

same error
by mfest
Sat Sep 24, 2005 4:25 am
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: critical error after restoring database
Replies: 8
Views: 623

dang, that was quick

i think i know what your telling me, so I'll give it a try. (unfortunately i have to start from scratch since i've deleted the install folder as instructed). By the way, nice Douglas Adams avatar.
thanks
by mfest
Sat Sep 24, 2005 4:12 am
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: critical error after restoring database
Replies: 8
Views: 623

critical error after restoring database

In lieu of the support template recommendations- templates used- default (subsilver) no mods no port phpbb 2.0.17 php version 4.4.0 mysql 4.0.25 standard db server and version-? host- clanservers.com cpanel installer no upgrade searched without success search terms used-critical error, restoring dat...
by mfest
Sun Oct 03, 2004 5:30 am
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: Extracting e-mail addresses from board- put them on outlook
Replies: 3
Views: 176

Re: Extracting e-mail addresses from board- put them on outl

I am very interested to know if there is a way of extracting e-mails from the board so I can send an e-mail through outlook. The mass e-mail device on control panel is alright but when in comes to sending a creative e-mail with pictures it falls down. Any help would be great! Every spammer in the w...
by mfest
Sat Mar 27, 2004 7:28 am
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: php newbies tips and suggestions
Replies: 11
Views: 759

noobs

and maybe
  • techniques- board setup
  • suggestions for user etiquette
  • enforcing rules
  • word censors
  • rank acquisition
by mfest
Mon Mar 22, 2004 10:59 pm
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: php newbies tips and suggestions
Replies: 11
Views: 759

Re: Good Idea

That's a good idea. There is the Manual . But something like you said would be nice too. Maybe it could include: 1. How to change the logo and edit the main menu in overall_header.php 2. How to protect users email addresses (by enabling email via the board) 3. How to find and install Styles and MOD...
by mfest
Mon Mar 22, 2004 6:03 am
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: php newbies tips and suggestions
Replies: 11
Views: 759

Newbies tips and suggestions

Thanks Lord D, the knowledge base is indeed very helpful, but I was hoping for a more concise try to avoid this or don't forget to do that kind of guide.
by mfest
Mon Mar 22, 2004 4:40 am
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: php newbies tips and suggestions
Replies: 11
Views: 759

newbies tips and suggestions

I was hoping to find something that would help out anyone new to this, such as common mistakes, general setup suggestions, how to promote a forum,-- something along those lines.
by mfest
Sat Mar 20, 2004 9:01 am
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: Help with creating an avatar gallery
Replies: 7
Views: 1103

the faq section might be helpful

avatars are covered under sections 15, 16 and especially 17 here http://www.phpbb.com/support/documents.php?mode=faq
by mfest
Sat Mar 20, 2004 8:56 am
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: Help with creating an avatar gallery
Replies: 7
Views: 1103

avatars

Another thought, did you set your file permissions for the avatar gallery?

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