From time to time it is necessary to upgrade your vBulletin installation to the latest version. This is useful to either gain new features or fix newly discovered bugs or security breaches in PHP, MySQL or vBulletin itself.
In order to backup and then restore fully your Vbulletin you need to have the database and the files copied from the server to your local hard drive.
Attaching files into posts is only possible if you are using the Post reply option. The Quick reply doesn't support attaching files into posts. The menu is intuitive and is displayed after clicking on the [Manage attachments] button from the options. You can upload both…
So, to add a banner, for example under your Navigation bar you must be well acquainted with XHTML.
For this tool to work you'll have to go to: vBulletin options -> External Data Provider options -> and to enable the RSS content syndication system.
This unfortunately can't be defined and explained strictly. Basically, the process contains two steps:
If you'd like you can easily alter commonly used emoticons - ;-P~ for example, with a custom smilie picture. This can be done from the tab named Smilie - there's link named Add New Smilie. Click on it and you'll be forwarded to very user…
Custom avatars can be uploaded both by the users and the administrator. These that are uploaded by the administrator can be used by all the users. When a user uploads an avatar - only he can use it.
Customizing the outlook of your forum by using a vBulletin Style