Board Rules

Frequently Asked Questions

[How-To] Installing, Updating and Uninstalling Guides

Official Documentation: https://www.phpbb.com/extensions/installing/

How to Install:
  1. Download and unzip the current release.
  2. Copy the unzipped folder to the ext directory in the root of your forum. Note, if a phpbb directory already exists in your ext directory, do not overwrite it; just copy the boardrules folder to ext/phpbb/boardrules.
  3. Navigate in the ACP to Customise -> Manage extensions.
  4. Look for Board Rules under the Disabled Extensions list, and click its Enable link.

How to Update:
  1. Download and unzip the current release.
  2. Navigate in the ACP to Customise -> Manage extensions.
  3. Look for Board Rules under the Extensions list, and click its Disable link.
  4. Delete the old boardrules directory at ext/phpbb/boardrules from your server.
  5. Upload the new boardrules directory to ext/phpbb/boardrules on your server.
  6. Back in the ACP, click the Enable link.

How to Uninstall:
  1. Navigate in the ACP to Customise -> Manage extensions.
  2. Look for Board Rules under the Enabled Extensions list, and click its Disable link.
  3. To permanently uninstall, click Delete Data and then delete the boardrules directory from your server.