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bbPress import Google Group

Description

Import Google Groups into bbPress.

Requires at least bbPress 2.5.x
Tested with bbPress 2.6-Beta2

Current features:

  • Import a public google group
  • Import the body of the messages
  • Create separate users

Still to do in future versions :

(more or less in this order)

  • An input form so people don’t need to go into the code to e.g add the name of the group
  • Option for a partial ‘test’ import (no real topics/replies created)
  • Import a private group (copy cookies)
  • Import pictures
  • Import attachments
  • Import the full message
  • Import existing users from the management page ?

Consider also the following plugins:

  • bbPress Toolkit
  • bbPress Move Topics
  • bbPress API

Installation

Option 1:

  1. On your dashboard, go to Plugins > Add new
  2. search for bbPress Import Google Group
  3. install and activate the plugin
  4. Check your Dashboard: Tools > bbP Import Google Group

Option 2:

  1. Unzip the contents to the “/wp-content/plugins/” directory.
  2. Activate the plugin through the “Plugins” menu in WordPress.
  3. Check your Dashboard: Tools > bbP Import Google Group

FAQ

Installation Instructions

Option 1:

  1. On your dashboard, go to Plugins > Add new
  2. search for bbPress Import Google Group
  3. install and activate the plugin
  4. Check your Dashboard: Tools > bbP Import Google Group

Option 2:

  1. Unzip the contents to the “/wp-content/plugins/” directory.
  2. Activate the plugin through the “Plugins” menu in WordPress.
  3. Check your Dashboard: Tools > bbP Import Google Group
Can I make feature requests

Of course ! Just post something on the support tab

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Contributors & Developers

“bbPress import Google Group” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

1.0.0

  • Initial release