Where is the YaBB Convertor?

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XMX
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Where is the YaBB Convertor?

Post by XMX » Tue Aug 27, 2019 3:59 pm

Hello ! i hope this is the right place... I currently host a YaBB 2.6 Forum and it seems that company/software will no longer be supported in the long term.

So where is the yabb to phpbb 3.2.7 ?? if such a thing exists?

Thank you.

And again sorry of this is in the wrong section.


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Re: Where is the YaBB Convertor?

Post by warmweer » Tue Aug 27, 2019 4:12 pm

XMX wrote:
Tue Aug 27, 2019 3:59 pm
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So where is the yabb to phpbb 3.2.7 ?? if such a thing exists?
I don't think there is a YaBB 2.6 to phpBB converter, in fact I've never seen a YABB converter.

Perhaps there are converters from YABB to e.g. SMF in which case you could then convert SMF to phpBB.
However, YaBB 2.6 is the latest version and it's possible that there are no specific converters yet for YaBB 2.6 to any other forumsofwtare.

Google gives me a couple of results but these aren't free.
https://gconverters.com/convert-yabb-to-phpbb/
https://profprojects.com/migrate-yabb-to-phpbb/
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Re: Where is the YaBB Convertor?

Post by XMX » Tue Aug 27, 2019 5:48 pm

Damn

Well guess i got to start again fresh !

And one more question!

Will phpbb styles 3.2.5? work with 3.2.7 ?

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Re: Where is the YaBB Convertor?

Post by Lumpy Burgertushie » Tue Aug 27, 2019 5:57 pm

why would you want to start off with a style that is out of date? exactly what style are you asking about?

many of the styles will partially work, but there are changes since 3.2.5 that might make some things not work or not work totally.


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