XenForo is a forum software that can be installed to your site. This guide is intended to cover the installation process. You can find their official instructions here. For this guide, we will be assuming a cPanel server. The process in DirectAdmin1) is very similar, but some of the details will be panel-specific and will vary between panels. For our example, the site will be installed to a folder
forums within folder
forumsfolder, and connecting over ftps using FileZilla. Once you have created the new cPanel account for the site, log into cPanel as the new user and go to "FTP Accounts" in the "Files" section.
xenforo_requirements.phpinto your server. In FileZilla you can do this either by drag-and-drop, or by right-clicking the file and choosing "Upload".
forumsso that is where we will find it.
..is not one of the folders selected while doing this.
0777, but if the site is using a php/apache configuration with suphp-like permissions,10) this shouldn't be necessary.
http://domain.tld/forums/install/. Remember to replace
domain.tldwith your domain, and any other needed url substitutions.
public_htmlor a subdirectory thereof; in our example this will be the