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need i phpbb3 expert who can restore database

Discussion in 'Hire a Freelancer' started by louisp2500, Jan 6, 2016.

  1. louisp2500

    louisp2500 Regular Member

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    Hi im looking for an phpbb3 expert that ca restore my database, i have a sql backup, but the backup was on a old phpbb3 version 3.0.14 and when im installing a new forum (version 3.16) and upload the SQL backup, it wont work!

    anyone who can fix this and not the expensive :) maybe you can get a free link from my site in the bottom in the footer? my site is from 2007 and is PR 2 :)
     
  2. bzy39

    bzy39 Regular Member

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    try to restore/install using the old version, then do upgrade after that.
     
  3. nifras

    nifras Junior Member

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    i can do it PM me Your Skype Id
     
  4. rootfbi

    rootfbi Newbie

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    Hello, First restore your old backup after that upgrade your board. Don't upload phpbb3 upgraded version and restore old data with it...it will not work.
     
  5. dodoboy

    dodoboy Registered Member

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    very strange that phpbb not backward compatible , especially just same one version
    why don't you sold the forum ?