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Blue Eagle 1.5.2 Released (11 Dec 2018)

The Kunena team has announce the arrival of Kunena Blue Eagle 1.5.2 which is now available for download as a native Joomla extension for Kunena 5.1. This version addresses most of the issues that were discovered in K 1.5.1 and issues discovered during the development stages of K 1.5.2.

Question Probably an easy one, backup of forum

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2 years 9 months ago #1 by lanceschuler
Is there a way to backup just the forum rather than the whole site?

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2 years 9 months ago #2 by rich
If you want backup the complete content of the forum use phpMyAdmin. Select all *_kunena tables and to export these. But this backup includes no css adjustments.

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2 years 9 months ago #3 by sozzled
Replied by sozzled on topic Probably an easy one, backup of forum

lanceschuler wrote: Is there a way to backup just the forum rather than the whole site?

As I have written before , there are essentially three parts to the Kunena forum:

  1. Kunena data (tables);
  2. Joomla users; and
  3. forum attachments

If you make copies (e.g. use phpMyAdmin to export the data tables) of the Kunena and Joomla users tables, and make a copy of all the files in the folder ../media/kunena/attachments, then you've backed up the forum data and you would able to restore this information on another website if that's what you wanted to do. The only other thing you would have to do is to install (or re-install) Kunena after transferring the data that you copied earlier. Does that make sense?

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