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installing new mybb forum - aarifwaghoo - 2020-05-03

hi there

previously i had mybb forum 1.6 version few days back i tried to upgrade it to latest but got stuck 

no my question is i have the backup of mybb taken from admin panel of mybbb

can i install a fresh version of mybb and restore the old backup ?


will it work ?


RE: installing new mybb forum - noyle - 2020-05-03

The short answer is no, the database needs upgrading.

Not sure what got you stuck, just post the problems you've encountered here to see if anyone could help.


RE: installing new mybb forum - aarifwaghoo - 2020-05-03

(2020-05-03, 01:10 PM)noyle Wrote: The short answer is no, the database needs upgrading.

Not sure what got you stuck, just post the problems you've encountered here to see if anyone could help.
i get below error 


Updating Database

Performing necessary upgrade queries...
Language rssfeedposterlang (/home/shafaeef/public_html/inc/languages/rssfeedposterlang) is not installed


RE: installing new mybb forum - .m. - 2020-05-03

delete file named similar to rssfeedposter.lang.php from inc/languages folder


RE: installing new mybb forum - aarifwaghoo - 2020-05-03

(2020-05-03, 03:50 PM).m. Wrote: delete file named similar to rssfeedposter.lang.php from inc/languages folder
thank you very much it worked