Can you import a database into phpBB3?

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rdomalpalli
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Can you import a database into phpBB3?

Post by rdomalpalli » Fri May 16, 2008 9:27 pm

Hi,

I've exported an old mySQL Database from the cPanel on lunarpages into a file.
I'm just about to install phpBB 3.0.1 and I'd like to import the data from the old database into phpBB.

How do I do that? Should I do that directly in the cPanel / or can it be done from the Admin Control Panel in phpBB3?

BTW, I had a Style template in the old database, that's not there in the new one. I guess I should upload the old style template directory to the styles directory before starting the phpBB install.... Right?

Thanks.

Regards,
RD

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Re: Can you import a database into phpBB3?

Post by darcie » Sat May 17, 2008 7:04 am

Please use existing topic- only one needed per issue. http://www.phpbb.com/community/viewtopi ... 6&t=959485

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