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  • How to Enable SSL in phpBB

    Posted at December 23, 2016 at 12:22 pm by Jithin

    In this documentation, we can check how to enable SSL in phpBB.   1) Login to phpBB admin panel. 2) Go to the section ‘Server Configuration’.   3) Click on the ‘Cookie Settings’.   4) Go to the option ‘Cookie secure’.   5) Click the radio button near to the ‘Enabled’.   6) Click the button ‘Submit’.   That is how we can enable SSL in phpBB.   If you need any further assistance    [...]

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    How to Enable and Configure SMTP in phpBB

    Posted at December 23, 2016 at 12:22 pm by Jithin

    In this documentation, we can check how to enable and configure SMTP in phpBB.   1) Login to phpBB admin panel. 2) Go to the section ‘Client Communication’.   3) Click on the section ‘Email Settings’.   4) Here you can see two sections: General Settings and SMTP settings.   5) Enter the details in the section ‘SMTP Settings’.   6) Click the button ‘Submit’.   That is how we can enable and con   [...]

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    How to Create BBCodes in phpBB

    Posted at December 23, 2016 at 12:22 pm by Jithin

    In this documentation, we can learn how to create BBCodes in phpBB.   1) Login to phpBB admin panel. 2) Go to the tab ‘Posting’.   3) Select the option ‘BBodes’ from the section ‘Messages’.   4) Click the button ‘Add a new BBode’.   5) Enter the details.   6) Click the button ‘Submit’.   That is how we can create BBCodes in phpBB.   If you need any further assistance please con   [...]

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    How to Ban Emails in phpBB

    Posted at December 23, 2016 at 12:22 pm by Jithin

    In this documentation, we can learn how to ban emails in phpBB.   1) Login to phpBB admin panel. 2) Go to the tab ‘Users and Groups’.   3) Select the option ‘Ban Emails’ from the section ‘User Security’.   4) Enter the email addresses and details.   5) Click the button ‘Submit’.   6) If you want to unban any banned mails, you can do it from the section ‘Unban or Unexclude emails’.   That    [...]

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    Mass Email Settings in phpBB

    Posted at December 23, 2016 at 12:21 pm by Jithin

    In this documentation, we can learn about mass email settings in phpBB. In this section, you can email a message to either all of your users or all users of a specific group having the option to receive mass emails enabled. To achieve this, an email will be sent out to the administrative email address supplied, with a blind carbon copy sent to all recipients. The default setting is to only include 20 recipients in such an email, for more recipients more emails will be sent. If you are emailing a   [...]

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    How to Ban Users in phpBB

    Posted at December 23, 2016 at 12:21 pm by Jithin

    In this documentation, we can learn how to ban users in phpBB.   1) Login to phpBB admin panel. 2) Go to the tab ‘Users and Groups’.   3) Select the option ‘Ban Users’ from the section ‘User Security’.   4) Enter the user name and details.   5) Click the button ‘Submit’.   6) If you want to unban any banned users, you can do it from the section ‘Unban or Unexclude users’.   That is how we   [...]

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    Manage Forums in phpBB

    Posted at February 22, 2016 at 8:12 am by Jithin

    In this documentation, we can check how to manage forums in phpBB.   1) Login to phpBB admin panel. 2) Go to ‘Forums’.   3) Click the option ‘Create new forum’.   4) Enter the details.   5) Click the button ‘Submit’.   6) Then you will get the message that ‘Forum created successfully’.   7) You can edit or delete the forum by clicking the appropriate button.   That is how we ca   [...]

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    Backup and Restore Database in phpBB

    Posted at February 22, 2016 at 8:12 am by Jithin

    In this documentation, we can check how to backup and restore database in phpBB.   1) Login to phpBB admin panel. 2) Go to ‘Maintenance’.   3) Click the option ‘Backup’.   4) Select the backup options and click ‘Submit’ button.   5) Once the backup has been created, you will get the message that ‘the backup file has been created successfully’.   6) To restore the backup, click the option ‘Restore’.    [...]

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    Create User Group in phpBB

    Posted at February 22, 2016 at 8:11 am by Jithin

    In this documentation, we can check how to create a new user group in phpBB.   1) Login to phpBB admin panel. 2) Go to ‘USERS AND GROUPS’ tab.   3) Click the option ‘Manage Groups’ from the section ‘GROUPS’.   4) Enter the group name in in the ‘Create new group’ textbox and click ‘Submit’ button.   5) Enter the details in the ‘Manage Groups’ page.   6) Click ‘Submit’ button.   7)    [...]

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    Install phpBB from Softaculous

    Posted at February 22, 2016 at 8:11 am by Jithin

    In this documentation, we can check how to install phpBB from Softaculous.   1) Login to cPanel admin panel. 2) Go to ‘Softaculous Apps Installer’.   3) Select the icon ‘phpBB’.   4) Click the option ‘Install’.   5) Enter the ‘Software Setup’ and ‘Board Settings’ details.   6) Enter the ‘Admin Account’ details and click ‘Install’ button.   7) Then you will get the message that ‘   [...]

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