upgrade 3.1 to 3.2

Updating 3.1/3.2.x

Upgrade to 3.2
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Lumpy Burgertushie
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upgrade 3.1 to 3.2

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Upgrading 3.1 to 3.2

  1. Backup up your board's files and database
  2. Download the current full version zip file from 3.2.x Full Package
  3. Unzip it on your computer and remove the file named config.php
  4. Delete all of your phpBB 3.1.x files EXCEPT for the following:
    • The config.php file
    • The /ext/ directory
    • The /files/ directory
    • The /images/ directory
    • The /store/ directory
  5. copy the rest of the contents of the folder named phpBB3 to your usbwebserver/root/yourphpbb files. If asked, yes you want to merge existing files/folders.
  6. Browse to root/yourphpbb/install/
  7. Click on update tab. click on update button, click on submit for update database only.
  8. When database update is successful, delete the folder named install
  9. Make a new database backup
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