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Garbled characters on main forum - zerofill - 2019-01-29

I used merge to convert a VB3 to MyBB  database...

The admin section works fine, but visiting the forum shows:

http://prntscr.com/mdqyni

Any ideas what that could be caused from?

Reminds me of opening an executable in a text editor lol.


RE: Garbled characters on main forum - WallBB - 2019-01-29

Can you share the URL, this seems weird.

Quote: Reminds me of opening an executable in a text editor lol.
Thought the same Smile


RE: Garbled characters on main forum - .m. - 2019-01-29

looks like that is a problem with the gzip compression !
replies here can be helpful


RE: Garbled characters on main forum - zerofill - 2019-02-05

It was a gzip issue... thanks! Now just trying to get merge to actually import the data where it actually works lol.