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Re: from 2.0.23 to 3.0

Post by KevC » Thu Oct 30, 2008 3:56 pm

What version is the very old one?
The version number is at the bottom of the admin panel.
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Re: from 2.0.23 to 3.0

Post by drn » Thu Oct 30, 2008 4:01 pm

the very old version is a 1.0

the one I use is a 2.0.23

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Re: from 2.0.23 to 3.0

Post by KevC » Thu Oct 30, 2008 4:07 pm

Oh you should have said. phpBB1 certainly can't be converted. In fact you would probably have a job getting that to phpBB2 let alone 3.

The 2.0.23 should convert just fine.
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Re: from 2.0.23 to 3.0

Post by drn » Thu Oct 30, 2008 4:14 pm

Well that is odd as it is converting the phpBB1 fine, just as it looked as I got ride of it - well I thought I did...

Tone I use now is the phpBB2, that is the one I want to convert, but the convert system doesn't even find that forum

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Re: from 2.0.23 to 3.0

Post by drn » Thu Oct 30, 2008 6:39 pm

thanks for helping me Dicky now it works.. I have a few problems finding my way around in the administrator pages... is there a help thing, where you can see how to do?

Or do I just have to look around trying out?

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Re: from 2.0.23 to 3.0

Post by D¡cky » Thu Oct 30, 2008 11:41 pm

A lot of it is by looking around and trying things out, but the User Guidewill have most of the information you need.
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Re: from 2.0.23 to 3.0

Post by drn » Fri Oct 31, 2008 7:43 am

Thanks so much for all the help.. :P

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Re: from 2.0.23 to 3.0

Post by drn » Fri Oct 31, 2008 8:22 am

Oh one last question, if I like to change the text for the "registrate as member" page - the text you see before you say how old you are... in wich file do I change that?

In the phpBB2 it was the : language/lang_english/lang_main.php file you found that part in

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Re: from 2.0.23 to 3.0

Post by KevC » Fri Oct 31, 2008 9:23 am

To change the registration agreement you need to edit the language/en/ucp.php file. Use a basic text editor like notepad++ and use HTML for any bold, underline, italics and linking. Use <br/> for a new line.
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Re: from 2.0.23 to 3.0

Post by drn » Fri Oct 31, 2008 9:43 am

thanks

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Re: from 2.0.23 to 3.0

Post by drn » Fri Oct 31, 2008 10:58 am

I changed the file, but now it is saying:

phpBB Debug] PHP Notice: in file /includes/functions.php on line 3545: Cannot modify header information - headers already sent by (output started at /language/en/ucp.php:1)
[phpBB Debug] PHP Notice: in file /includes/functions.php on line 3547: Cannot modify header information - headers already sent by (output started at /language/en/ucp.php:1)
[phpBB Debug] PHP Notice: in file /includes/functions.php on line 3548: Cannot modify header information - headers already sent by (output started at /language/en/ucp.php:1)
[phpBB Debug] PHP Notice: in file /includes/functions.php on line 3549: Cannot modify header information - headers already sent by (output started at /language/en/ucp.php:1)

in top of the forum when I go to the page, to registrate...
http://www.d-r-n.com/phpBB3/index.php

Did I use some kind of wrong command or sign? and the first part of the text is inviseble until you highlight it..

I made the text as I wanted it in my html program, then I replaced the old tearms with the new, in the note pad program

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Re: from 2.0.23 to 3.0

Post by KevC » Fri Oct 31, 2008 11:01 am

Kevin Clark wrote:Use a basic text editor like notepad++
http://notepad-plus.sourceforge.net/uk/site.htm

Notepad does not save the file in the right format.
Get that one instead.
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Re: from 2.0.23 to 3.0

Post by drn » Fri Oct 31, 2008 11:21 am

Thanks that helped...
Now it is working fine for me...

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Re: from 2.0.23 to 3.0

Post by Aldric55 » Sat Nov 01, 2008 10:21 pm

hi I hope u dont mind me posting my problem on this thread but what if you dont have a convert tab ?
I had a problem with my v2 board and ive had to install v3 the install stuff says i have to run the conversion but there is no conversion tab when i asked my hosting company they said this
ask in a forum how to update a cpanel phpbb
any help would be much apreaciated

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Re: from 2.0.23 to 3.0

Post by KevC » Sat Nov 01, 2008 10:25 pm

Aldric55 wrote:hi I hope u dont mind me posting my problem on this thread but what if you dont have a convert tab ?
I had a problem with my v2 board and ive had to install v3 the install stuff says i have to run the conversion but there is no conversion tab when i asked my hosting company they said this
ask in a forum how to update a cpanel phpbb
any help would be much apreaciated
You should start your own topic explaining exactly what you've done so far with links to the 2x and 3x installations.
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