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by sigo1
Fri Dec 17, 2010 10:30 pm
Forum: phpBB Discussion
Topic: Phpbb bandwidth issues ?
Replies: 12
Views: 782

Re: Phpbb bandwidth issues ?

Hi Robert thumbs up for all the help i have been getting from you here . Would it be a good idea to only allow url images and disable image upload ? considering the fact that some people might not know how to use tinypic or the likes . the forum warriorforum http://www.warriorforum.com has this tria...
by sigo1
Fri Dec 17, 2010 5:58 pm
Forum: phpBB Discussion
Topic: help : newbie questions
Replies: 13
Views: 655

Re: help : newbie questions

visit addthis.com or check out this post on v7 http://www.v7n.com/forums/marketing-for ... -site.html , under everypost there is an addthis button , its like a social sharing button that has things like "share this , facebook , myspace , digg" things like that
by sigo1
Fri Dec 17, 2010 5:39 pm
Forum: phpBB Discussion
Topic: Phpbb bandwidth issues ?
Replies: 12
Views: 782

Re: Phpbb bandwidth issues ?

Hi dan thanks for the response , I would like to ask a question concerning Your statements "if you plan on having lots of hi resolution screenshots and graphic signatures then of course it matters" 1. when you say lots of hi res screenshots can you please explain , because i want my users ...
by sigo1
Fri Dec 17, 2010 1:38 pm
Forum: phpBB Discussion
Topic: help : newbie questions
Replies: 13
Views: 655

Re: help : newbie questions

i contacted addthis.com to ask questions on if / how i can put the addthis button on my forum posts and they said yes i can include this into my forum on Phpbb however they didn't explain this , i would like to know if anyone can explain this and how it works . a forum called v7 uses it here is a th...
by sigo1
Fri Dec 17, 2010 6:53 am
Forum: phpBB Discussion
Topic: Phpbb bandwidth issues ?
Replies: 12
Views: 782

Phpbb bandwidth issues ?

Hi . I plan on hosting my PHBB forum on hostgator , so i spoke to the customer care agent on the best plan for me . he suggested the baby plan , so i asked if bandwidth matters when using a forum and he said no it doesn't , i would like to ask the rest of you guys here who own forums . does the amou...
by sigo1
Thu Dec 16, 2010 10:43 pm
Forum: phpBB Discussion
Topic: PhpBB slow ?
Replies: 2
Views: 369

PhpBB slow ?

I've been hearing some stuff (probably from haters) that Phpbb is slow and heavy and it makes your forum slow for users . Is this true ? and why . for example are there certain things that makes a Phpbb forum slow ?
by sigo1
Thu Dec 16, 2010 4:04 pm
Forum: [3.0.x] Styles Support & Discussion
Topic: help : different background
Replies: 3
Views: 107

Re: help : different background

Wow ... that was really really helpful . thats like totally what i was looking for , the 2nd link in particular however the first link also helped out too (i would find away to like use the both of them if thats possible) another question regarding the 2nd link (background) can different ones be ass...
by sigo1
Wed Dec 15, 2010 6:09 pm
Forum: phpBB Discussion
Topic: help : newbie questions
Replies: 13
Views: 655

Re: help : newbie questions

can something like a chatterbox /shoutbox be included in a Phpbb forum
by sigo1
Wed Dec 15, 2010 6:37 am
Forum: phpBB Discussion
Topic: help : newbie questions
Replies: 13
Views: 655

Re: help : newbie questions

thanks for the reply . So in your own experience which way would you suggest to be the best spam protection for Phbb
by sigo1
Wed Dec 15, 2010 6:36 am
Forum: [3.0.x] Styles Support & Discussion
Topic: help : different background
Replies: 3
Views: 107

help : different background

i would like to use phbb to create a forum , however i have a questions i would like to ask and i would really appreciate if you guys help out . 1. I would like to create a forum with different sections : example entertainment , news etc. i would like to know if it is possible to assign a different ...
by sigo1
Tue Dec 14, 2010 10:25 pm
Forum: phpBB Discussion
Topic: help : newbie questions
Replies: 13
Views: 655

help : newbie questions

i would like to use phbb to create a forum , however i have 2 questions i would like to ask and i would really appreciate if you guys help out . 1. I would like to create a forum with different sections : example entertainment , news etc. i would like to know if it is possible to assign a different ...
by sigo1
Sun Nov 21, 2010 11:52 am
Forum: phpBB Discussion
Topic: newbie phbb question
Replies: 2
Views: 139

Re: newbie phbb question

Hi Tabby
thanks for helping a newbie out . i would look into the link you gave me and if i have any other questions on this issue then i would get back to you . thnx
by sigo1
Sun Nov 21, 2010 11:49 am
Forum: [3.0.x] Styles Support & Discussion
Topic: background image for forum
Replies: 3
Views: 390

Re: background image for forum

Hi sinom
thanks for replying , its always nice finding people like you who are always handy in helping the noobs out . but what if was using a different style and not prosilver ? and also does the background image size matter ? is there a tag / code on adjusting the size? thanks
by sigo1
Sat Nov 20, 2010 8:17 pm
Forum: [3.0.x] Styles Support & Discussion
Topic: background image for forum
Replies: 3
Views: 390

background image for forum

hi guys i am a phbb newbie so i would like to know if this is possible . can a phbb forum have a background image ? like all pages having a faint / light background image ? if yes how
by sigo1
Sat Nov 20, 2010 7:46 pm
Forum: phpBB Discussion
Topic: newbie phbb question
Replies: 2
Views: 139

newbie phbb question

Hi Guys i came across this forum nairaland.com and i don't know if it runs on phbb or something else , however i would like to know how the frontpage was made . the frontpage instead of being a direct link to forums , its shows forum topics and when you click on the topics then it takes you to the f...

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