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WP-United : phpBB WordPress Integration

WP-United integrates phpBB and WordPress to make a social site. Enable any of these modules: sign-on, theming, widgets, cross-posting and behaviour.

50 reviews
Average Rating
3.4 out of 5 stars
Works great with phpBB 3.0.11
By , for WP 4.1.1

Perfect plugin to bridge WP and phpBB. Plugin creates a seamless transition from WP to phpBB. It took a bit to find automod and WP-United-phpBB module required for the plugin to work. The mods and phpBB package files are located here http://www.wpzoan.com/wp-united-forum-plugin-a-wordpress-phpbb-bridge/ . Everything you'll need to get the plugin up and running

Working Great With 4.1.1 and phpbb 3.0.12
By , for WP 4.1.1

This mod works just like it says, the only thing I ran into was some styling issues on theme integration.

I just finished setting this up for: http://spiritloveforum.com Check it out if you wanna see a preview

Before you integrate themes make sure you have the CSS slider all the way off to the left.

I'm giving this plugin 3 stars for lack of support and they took off the link to the phpbb automod package which is REQUIRED for this mod to work.

I have uploaded it to my server for anyone interested here: http://spiritloveforum.com/kingsblend/wp-united-release-phpbb.zip

The phpbb mod ONLY works for version 3.0.x

Does not work: NO SUPPORT - Developer has abandoned
By , for WP 4.1.1

Tried the mod.
Could not get it to work.
No support.
Look at dates... it's clear the developer has abandoned this mod.

I am going to re-do my site and get rid of this, it changed too many configuration files and i want a clean install with no WP-United residue.


Thank you for anybody else writing their experience.

Broken download link for the MOD
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Broken link for the MOD package.

Link to phpbb mod is 404
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Nice plugin
By , for WP 4.1

Work nice with phpbb 3.0.13 & wordpress 4.1 thank's for the plugin, but one option no work it's when an user subscrib with phpbb he doesn't create profil in wordpress. I desiable the sign in in phpbb ;)

Does not work.
By , for WP 3.9.2

Doesn't seem to work no matter what I do and the only way to get support it would seem, is if you pay for it through their website.......

Working but too many bug/error
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i love it.. Nicely done work, thanks for usefull plugin. Really thanks for ur all developer team..

3 month later Edit: this plugin have too many error :) wordpress to phpbb user integration working very well i was try only this one when i download. But i get chance and try to use all function of this plugin in 3mnths and i see too many error, bug..
- phpbb to wordpress user integration dont work
- all sync have little or big bug/error
- when active this plugin user integration and sync profil have logout error php and wp + active this plugin than 2 week later like fake and spam user join phpbb like WPU1231 nickname whats that, whats for? (when deactive plugin no any problem like this..)
- avatar integration have too many error
- too many phpbb-wordpress profile field error and cant work other ftr.. and have too many error but thats useful only; if want to use only move ur wp user to php sql..

This is how an intergration module should work
By , for WP 3.9.2

The is the example of what an integration module should do and provides all the features. Worked great right out of the box for us. I would like to see a little better on the theme integration like being able to force a fixed header. also be able to show the wp dashbaord menu. other wise works great.

I am using is as PHPBB inside WordPress.

WP-United: Forum does not launch after CSS integration
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does not work as soon as you do the css integration.
forum never launches!

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