2.3.2. Convert the old forum data

In the scripts directory of your Phorum5 distribution, you will find a script named phorum3to5convert.php. Instructions for using this script are given below. The script will convert your old forum to Phorum5. Everything, but permission levels, is converted.

Instructions from phorum3to5convert.php
This script will convert the data from a Phorum 3 database to a Phorum 5 database. It does not change any of the old phorum3 tables. The data is only copied over to the new Phorum 5 tables.