CMS2CMS: Automated SMF To bbPress Migration Plugin

Description

In case you plan to migrate your site from Simple Machines Forum to bbPress on WordPress, this plugin can assist to move your content automatically. You’ll be able to quickly set up your migration even without any programming background. The transfer normally requires from several minutes to a couple hrs – everything depends on the size of your website.

HOW THIS PLUGIN HELPS:

Free Demo Version is available to see how the plugin works (transfers limited amount of data from one forum platform to another);
The price depends on the total amount of the entities you want to migrate;
15 min for an average migration;
Availability of live help. If you have any migration related questions, our tech team will try to answer them;
If you want to perform a customized migration, make a request for a CMS2CMS data migration service package.

= WHAT WILL BE MOVED FROM SMF TO BBPRESS?=

  • Forums/Categories;
  • Forum Posts;
  • Forum Topics;
  • Forum Users;
  • Forum Images;
  • Forum Attachments;
  • Forum Topic Watchers.

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Installation

  1. Download the plugin zip file.
  2. Go to the Admin Panel -> Plugins -> Add New -> Upload Plugin.
  3. Choose file in zip format and click the “Install Now” button.
  4. Go to Admin -> Plugins, activate the “CMS2CMS: Automated SMF To bbPress Migration Plugin”.
  5. Register an account or sign in to the existing one.
  6. Provide your Existing forum URL address.
  7. Download the Connection Bridge and place it into the Existing forum root folder. You can find a detailed instruction here.
  8. Go back to the plugin and click “Verify Connection”. You’ll be redirected to the CMS2CMS website to proceed with your migration.

FAQ

Installation Instructions
  1. Download the plugin zip file.
  2. Go to the Admin Panel -> Plugins -> Add New -> Upload Plugin.
  3. Choose file in zip format and click the “Install Now” button.
  4. Go to Admin -> Plugins, activate the “CMS2CMS: Automated SMF To bbPress Migration Plugin”.
  5. Register an account or sign in to the existing one.
  6. Provide your Existing forum URL address.
  7. Download the Connection Bridge and place it into the Existing forum root folder. You can find a detailed instruction here.
  8. Go back to the plugin and click “Verify Connection”. You’ll be redirected to the CMS2CMS website to proceed with your migration.
Documentation and Support

Go to CMS2CMS FAQ section if you’ve got more questions about migration to WordPress.

Reviews

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Contributors & Developers

“CMS2CMS: Automated SMF To bbPress Migration Plugin” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

3.7.0

  • Tested with WordPress 4.9.2

2.0.2

  • Bug fixes

2.0.1

  • Improved Connection Bridge

1.0.3

  • Bug fixes

1.0.2

  • Bug fixes

1.0.1

  • Added German Language
  • Minor fixes of html

1.0

  • Initial commit