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by exlarneman
Sat Feb 07, 2009 12:19 am
Forum: phpBB 3.0.x Support
Topic: deactivated the phpBB2 users that had not logged in phpBB3
Replies: 0
Views: 1547

deactivated the phpBB2 users that had not logged in phpBB3

Note, MD5 passwords are ONLY used for users imported from a phpBB2 board who have never logged in since you converted to phpBB3. Now would be a good time to purge anyone who has not logged into your board since you updated. I read this but missed the need to purge the non-active members that you me...
by exlarneman
Fri Feb 06, 2009 12:00 am
Forum: phpBB 3.0.x Support
Topic: Is it possible to have another password for the ACP
Replies: 9
Views: 7086

Re: Is it possible to have another password for the ACP

Again Thanks - ric323 - for your information, time and support.

Now to to remove nearly half my membership but I will retain their postings.

greetings from Holland to those Down Under (is Melbourne also looking for snakes in the toilet and crocs to run over for new boots and handbags) :lol:

L ;)
by exlarneman
Thu Feb 05, 2009 11:32 pm
Forum: phpBB 3.0.x Support
Topic: Is it possible to have another password for the ACP
Replies: 9
Views: 7086

Re: Is it possible to have another password for the ACP

ric323 wrote: This is one of the many reasons that people prefer using Apache as the web server.
It is the ./adm folder you want to protect.
Thanks again, I am considering a change but need to find somebody local that knows a bit about Linux and Apache web server.

greetings

L
by exlarneman
Thu Feb 05, 2009 11:28 pm
Forum: phpBB 3.0.x Support
Topic: Is it possible to have another password for the ACP
Replies: 9
Views: 7086

Re: Is it possible to have another password for the ACP

Have one username for admin functions, and a second one for your normal use, and give them different passwords. Would I have to do a normal Login and ACP when using the admin functions username or can I go directly to ACP Login? Note, MD5 passwords are ONLY used for users imported from a phpBB2 boa...
by exlarneman
Thu Feb 05, 2009 11:18 pm
Forum: phpBB 3.0.x Support
Topic: Is it possible to have another password for the ACP
Replies: 9
Views: 7086

Re: Is it possible to have another password for the ACP

Thanks for the tip but I am a "WINDOWS" users.

Which folder should I protected if I was Linux.?


greetings

L
by exlarneman
Thu Feb 05, 2009 11:06 pm
Forum: phpBB 3.0.x Support
Topic: Is it possible to have another password for the ACP
Replies: 9
Views: 7086

Is it possible to have another password for the ACP

Hello One and All, Is it possible to have another password for the ACP? I am Moderator and use the same users name and password for Login and accessing the ACP. Is this the correct way to do it, or did I again miss something. After reading about the hacking of PHPList and the unmashing of the secure...
by exlarneman
Thu Feb 05, 2009 10:49 pm
Forum: phpBB 3.0.x Support
Topic: SPAMBOTS - how can we stop them - read FIRST post.
Replies: 234
Views: 298632

Re: SPAMBOTS - how can we stop them - read FIRST post.

Hello One and All, Is this a genuine site? According to my logs it visits my site regularly. WakameCrawler/0.01(+http://help.goo.ne.jp/door/crawler.html) greetings L PS: My site is for those interested in Irish Genealogy. Average Users was 3 Registered and about 10 guests a day. Now 4 Registered and...