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by MHobbit
Wed Mar 24, 2004 2:27 am
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: Trying to send mass emails..using 2.0.0
Replies: 2
Views: 94

Re: Trying to send mass emails..using 2.0.0

How can I upload a lastest verion of phpbb Or how do I send emails to my registered users because I am currently using 2.0.0 and I can't send emails to my 3000 members . Please help! Is there a way to manually send emails to my 3000 members? Also, when explaining to me how to upload the newest vers...
by MHobbit
Wed Mar 24, 2004 2:25 am
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: E-mail Help
Replies: 1
Views: 101

Re: E-mail Help

Im sure this has been posted many a time but here it goes, my forums work great and everything, but everytime the board tries to send a new user there username and pass confirmation it sends me an email saying it couldnt be sent, forums: www.420clanhq.com/forums/ I have tried entering mail server s...
by MHobbit
Wed Mar 24, 2004 2:23 am
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: Stupid question... forum says it's locked...
Replies: 4
Views: 130

Re: Stupid question... forum says it's locked...

MACKhosting.com wrote: Hello all, I can't seem to figure out how to "unlock" this forum. Down at the bottom it says it's locked. It's at http://www.dixiedust.com/board

Thanks


it duzn look locked now...:-|

admin panel > configure > disable board? select NO.

that's one possible thing you prolly encountered b4.
by MHobbit
Wed Mar 24, 2004 1:37 am
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: HELP! i can't restore my forums database!!!!
Replies: 28
Views: 1280

MennoniteHobbit wrote:
MennoniteHobbit wrote:sorry, have to, but...

*bump*

I also notice a bunch of other people have the same question about how to do a perfect forums restore... there are like two more threads of the same genre... what is up with this??? ah well...


ditto.


ditto two.
by MHobbit
Wed Mar 24, 2004 1:18 am
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: How do i make someone a moderator?
Replies: 8
Views: 245

What functions do moderators have? Can they delete and ban members and that's it? I think in the advanced controls you can specify all of this... I have never tried myself. I have all of my moderators PM me about if someone should. they prolly can... They can edit posts, lock/open threads, post sti...
by MHobbit
Wed Mar 24, 2004 1:12 am
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: How to import custom smilies?
Replies: 2
Views: 175

Also, a problem i encountered was that after uploading all the *.pak files, I forgot stupidly to upload the GIF's themself... then, I had to edit all the smilies to make sure they found their counterpart image...

I created my own smilies on my forums. My band's logo, and some really good smilies...
by MHobbit
Wed Mar 24, 2004 12:59 am
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: Lycos Instalation Error
Replies: 3
Views: 124

Did you activate your PHP/MYSQL ? See this article. http://www.phpbb.com/kb/article.php?article_id=159 If you are sure you have followed the steps correctly, then most likely lycos' SQL server (the one your server is affiliated with) is temporarily down. This is common on free hosts, such as lycos....
by MHobbit
Wed Mar 24, 2004 12:56 am
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: How do i make someone a moderator?
Replies: 8
Views: 245

Re: How do i make someone a moderator?

DuncansOneLove wrote: Hi all,

I've just got my board setup today and i've looked everywere for this moderator thing and can't find it. How do i make a user a moderator?


In the admin panel > users category > permissions > enter the username > configure it.

[edit] darn it! drexion beat me again! :P lol
by MHobbit
Wed Mar 24, 2004 12:52 am
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: install trouble
Replies: 4
Views: 175

Well, the DSN is the data source name... this is only if you use Access (? I'm really not sure)... database username = the name you used to subscribe to hosting; most likely the same as your FTP login database password = in my experience, you don't need one. hopefully this helped you. cheers! [EDIT]...
by MHobbit
Wed Mar 24, 2004 12:06 am
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: HELP! i can't restore my forums database!!!!
Replies: 28
Views: 1280

MennoniteHobbit wrote: sorry, have to, but...

*bump*

I also notice a bunch of other people have the same question about how to do a perfect forums restore... there are like two more threads of the same genre... what is up with this??? ah well...


ditto.
by MHobbit
Wed Mar 24, 2004 12:00 am
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: Hide /index.php
Replies: 4
Views: 176

Well, with my forums, mine is/was

http://members.lycos.co.uk/amnhobbit/phpBB2, with no /index.php at the end. I think by default when you install phpBB, the index page should automatically come up even if you put the whole URL in minus the /index.php.
by MHobbit
Tue Mar 23, 2004 10:05 pm
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: Help Restoring Database
Replies: 14
Views: 276

My database backup is about 9.5MB is that too big for phpbb admin to upload? I tried to do it in phpmyadmin and it always says it exceeded the maximum execution time. yes, 9.5MB is too big... split it into 1MB files... I'm too lazy to find the link, but basically, you open up the backup file in you...
by MHobbit
Tue Mar 23, 2004 9:24 pm
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: Having A Strange Issue.... Please Help...
Replies: 5
Views: 155

could it have to do with the "user session time" in the admin panel?
by MHobbit
Tue Mar 23, 2004 9:05 pm
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: HELP! i can't restore my forums database!!!!
Replies: 28
Views: 1280

sorry, have to, but...

*bump*

I also notice a bunch of other people have the same question about how to do a perfect forums restore... there are like two more threads of the same genre... what is up with this??? ah well...
by MHobbit
Tue Mar 23, 2004 8:21 pm
Forum: [2.0.x] MOD Requests
Topic: Random Advertisement MOD
Replies: 5
Views: 410

Well, if you're just looking for ads to be in the form of banners, and you want to make money of of it too, then you can use Google Adsense (www.google.com/adsense).

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