Originally Posted by Chuck S
I am suspecting your issues are because you have not set in your dev box forum and gallery setups the correct urls to the dev box installs instead the urls are set for your main site. You need to sign in and change all that if you want to do a true test.
And your suspicions are correct!
The urls were pointing to the main site and I changed them to localhost...and voila! Thank you again! You guys rock!