PhotoPost Photo Gallery Sales PhotoPost Sales Toll Free Phone Number
Mon-Fri 9am-4pm EST
  PhotoPost Photo Sharing Photo Gallery    Visualize community tm
| | | | | | | | |

Go Back   PhotoPost Community > General Forums > Before You Buy

Before You Buy Have questions about PhotoPost, ReviewPost and/or PhotoPost Classifieds before you buy?

Reply
 
Thread Tools Rating: Thread Rating: 2 votes, 5.00 average. Display Modes
Old June 4th, 2008, 03:59 PM   #1
Steven
Registered User
 
Join Date: May 2008
Posts: 1
Question PhotoPost and vbGallery

Hello,

I have a forum which is currently using PhotoPost, however we are now converting over to a vBulletin forum and wish to use vbGallery for the photos now using photopost. So my question is what do I need in order to be able to do this? Is vbGallery something that needs to be purchased and installed separately from vBulletin?
Steven is offline   Reply With Quote
Old June 4th, 2008, 05:31 PM   #2
Michael P
PhotoPost Developer
Verified Customer
 
Join Date: Jan 2002
Posts: 11,833
Are you planning on using your old PhotoPost license separately or are you looking to just use vBgallery with the new setup on the same domain you had been using PhotoPost Pro?

If you had PhotoPost, but are planning on starting over and want to use vBGallery; you can remove the old PhotoPost and install vBGallery instead. You cannot run both - if you want to run a second product, you would purchase a second license.
__________________
Please do not PM me for support or sales questions. Thank you for your understanding.
Michael P is offline   Reply With Quote
Old June 4th, 2008, 05:36 PM   #3
ScottW
PhotoPost CEO
 
Join Date: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,759
There's no need to switch to vBgallery from PhotoPost Pro. PhotoPost integrates very nicely with vBulletin, including the login system, displaying galleries and photos on your vbulletin forum index page, and using your vbulletin header/footer and stylesheet. vbgallery is a stripped down version of Pro - you will lose hundreds of features if you switch. The only advantage vbgallery has over pro in terms of a vb integration is that its admin panel is part of vb's admin panel, and it uses vbulletin's template system.

That said, you will need to configure PhotoPost Pro to use the vbulletin integration code instead of your existing forum integration code. In the "All Options" panel in PhotoPost, change "User registration system" to "vb3" without the quotes, and specify the appropriate forum database table prefix for your vbulletin tables (if there is a prefix).

config-inc.php needs to be configured for your vbulletin database (if it changed), and you need to enter your vbulletin license number in config-inc.php.

You'll need to go to the edit integration tab in photopost, and specify the correct information there to integrate with vBulletin.

If you still want to switch to vbgallery from Pro for some reason, then you will have to do all of the above first, then install vbgallery, then import all of your photos and categories into vbgallery:
http://www.photopost.com/forum/vbgal...vbgallery.html
ScottW is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Photopost vbGallery to Photopost Pro Import Script Chuck S Photopost Pro Import Scripts 216 March 4th, 2014 04:16 PM
Difference between PhotoPost vBGallery v2.0 & PhotoPost PHP vB3 Enhanced Mike Phillips General Discussion 1 October 7th, 2006 06:57 AM
Where can I find the differences between PhotoPost Pro vs. Photopost vBGallery? edprush General Discussion 1 April 8th, 2006 04:34 AM
PhotoPost PHP Pro or PhotoPost vBGallery? Which one to choose for vB 3.5.x? pulsorock Before You Buy 22 March 8th, 2006 07:49 AM
Have photopost pro + photopost vbgallery license - want to sell - how ? cinq General Discussion 14 February 2nd, 2006 03:53 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:59 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.1
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.