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by Zylantex
Mon Sep 12, 2016 10:42 am
Forum: [3.1.x] Support Forum
Topic: Copy post to another existing topic
Replies: 3
Views: 175

Re: Copy post to another existing topic

Thanks David, that looks like it will do exactly what I need.
by Zylantex
Fri Sep 02, 2016 4:47 pm
Forum: [3.1.x] Support Forum
Topic: Change Domain name on Live Forum
Replies: 7
Views: 1064

Re: Change Domain name on Live Forum

I changed the cookie name but I didn't run a purge session. I've run one now. Thanks Steve.

In the end I went with a .htaccess redirect and it worked fine.
by Zylantex
Fri Sep 02, 2016 10:36 am
Forum: [3.1.x] Support Forum
Topic: Change Domain name on Live Forum
Replies: 7
Views: 1064

Re: Change Domain name on Live Forum

And... It's done. I followed the steps I outlined above and aside from a few minor cosmetic issues with images that had absolute addresses the process went quite smoothly. There was no need to move the database, just reset the pointers. A couple of users are having issues logging on to the site but ...
by Zylantex
Thu Sep 01, 2016 12:52 pm
Forum: [3.1.x] Support Forum
Topic: Change Domain name on Live Forum
Replies: 7
Views: 1064

Re: Change Domain name on Live Forum

Thanks Jim. I already have Force Server URL Settings set to "No" so I should be ok there. That article details backing up and restoring to a new domain. Is that necessary in my case? I would be putting it back in the same place on the same server. Naturally I will be taking a backup immediately befo...
by Zylantex
Thu Sep 01, 2016 11:09 am
Forum: [3.1.x] Support Forum
Topic: Change Domain name on Live Forum
Replies: 7
Views: 1064

Change Domain name on Live Forum

I'm running version 3.1.9 and everything is hosted on Netfirms. I need to change my forum domain from OldDomain.com to NewDomain.org - example names obviously. Both domains are hosted on the same server. The forum is in a subdirectory called forum. A pointer from OldDomain.com points to /forum/ Here...
by Zylantex
Wed Aug 03, 2016 10:26 am
Forum: [3.1.x] Support Forum
Topic: Copy post to another existing topic
Replies: 3
Views: 175

Copy post to another existing topic

I would like to be able to copy a post to an existing topic but I can find no simple way to do so. This is a very useful way to add a new Mod or Admin comment/directive that would be seen as the first post in an existing thread. To achieve this I have a copy of the first post made on the forum, so t...

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