phpBB (PHP Bulletin Board) is a forum program which allows you to create a space on your website to have members talk about different subjects and ideas or anything you like. You can visit phpBB's website for more details and to see examples of it being used.

It is available to DreamHost users as a One-Click Install.


Before making any adjustment to your site, it's always a good idea to backup your data. View the following article to backup both your databases and your website files:

If your phpBB install is a One-Click Install, you can upgrade in your panel. View the How to Upgrade a One-Click Install article for details.

If you're running a manual installation, view the phpBB update guide for detailed instructions.


For assistance with problems related to phpBB, you can contact their support forums at the link below:

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