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Old 07-15-2019, 08:22 AM   #195
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Re: archBOSTON Update: A New Dawn

Originally Posted by palindrome View Post
Sounds good thanks for the update.

Can anyone more advance describe the upgrade processówill we lose anything or will one day we log in and the same usernames and posts are still there?

Will add my thanks for the info. I'm especially excited for the photo hosting and mobile site features.

I can take a stab at answering your questions, palindrome, as I used to own a board that transitioned from vbulletin to xenforo. There is a data migration tool, so when done properly, the new forum software will retain the existing database -- all threads, user accounts, etc. Although it's possible that the current database is too corrupt for such an easy migration, I suspect the plan would be to bring the old data in.
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