CONVERTING YOUR FORUM TO HTTPS
Applies to self-hosted versions of:
vB3; vB4; vB5;
Cloud sites have https enabled by default and you do not need to do anything.
This FAQ explains how to convert your vBulletin forum to use secure https (SSL) rather than http, and why you might need to.
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These instructions show you how to manually configure the two config files that come with vBulletin 5.
1. Download the newest vB5 release from the members' area. https://members.vbulletin.com
2. Unzip the files and go to the "upload" folder.
3. You need to rename this file:
Then, you need to rename this file:
...9th March 2016, 23:59
Currently the forum icons on vBulletin 5 are sprites...this makes them rather tricky to change effectively.
If you add the below custom css using Site Builder > Style > CSS Editor, as long as you have your icons uploaded somewhere, you can change them. Cloud customers can upload their icons to AdminCP > vBCloud File Manager, and then use the URLs the file manager gives you. Self hosted customers should upload the icons to a suitable path on their server, and use those URLs....9th March 2016, 23:54
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Find this in the header template:
<meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0, minimum-scale=1, maximum-scale=1" />
<meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0, minimum-scale=1, maximum-scale=3" />9th March 2016, 21:49