Bluehost Web Hosting Help

Using phpBB

Getting Started Wizard



After you have installed phpBB, please use the administrative link provided in SimpleScripts to access the login area.


  1. Enter the Admin Username you selected when installing phpBB.

  2. Enter the Admin Password.

  3. Click the Login button.

Creating a new topic



  1. Click the NEW TOPIC button.

  2. Give your new topic a subject.

  3. Enter the information to be displayed.


  4. Select any applicable options for your topic.

  5. Click the Submit button.

Change your Forum's Theme



  1. Scroll down to the bottom of your screen and click on the Administration Control Panel link.

  2. Please enter your User Name and password again.


  3. Click the Styles menu item.


  4. This list will show all the themes that have been uploaded to your forum's Styles folder.

  5. To install a theme, click the install link.


  6. Select any applicable install options.

  7. Click the Submit button.

Your new theme is ready for use.

Getting Started Article 103,184 views bookmark tags: button install link theme (updated 1275 days ago)


Was this resource helpful?

Did this resolve your issue?


Please add any other comments or suggestions about this content:





Recommended Help Content

Getting Started Article

WordPress: Install a new Theme

Install Themes These steps will help you install and select a WordPress theme for your blog. Inside the WordPress Dashboard, select the Add New Themes link in the Appearance Menu. You can search for (updated 771 days ago)

Knowledgebase Article

phpAuction Cannot login to admin after install

After installing phpAuction and attempt to sign in as admin, you get php script errors. (updated 1652 days ago)

Getting Started Article

Conclusion

Thank you for visiting the Getting Started Wizard. This wizard can be visited again by selecting the Getting Started Wizard icon in the Preferences section of the cPanel. Video tutorials used in this (updated 1146 days ago)

Related Help Content

Getting Started Article

Installing phpBB

To install a phpBB forum using MOJO Marketplace, log into the cPanel and scroll down to the Software/Services category. Click on the MOJO Marketplace icon. Click on the phpBB icon. Click the Install Now bu (updated 256 days ago)

Knowledgebase Article

phpBB Themes

How to install other themes than subSilver to add more variety to your phpBB message board. (updated 738 days ago)

Getting Started Article

Logging in and Using WordPress: Installing Plugins

Install Plugins These steps will help you install and select a WordPress plugin for your blog. Inside the WordPress Dashboard, select the Add New link from the Plugins menu. You can search for a plug (updated 1060 days ago)

Getting Started Article

Installing FrontpageĀ® Extensions

Getting Started Wizard These steps will help you install FrontPage extensions on the server so that you can publish your website using FrontPage extensions. Make sure that 'www.' is in front of your (updated 283 days ago)

Knowledgebase Article

Installing and Activating a New Theme - Drupal

How to install and activate a theme in Drupal (updated 275 days ago)

Knowledgebase Article

PHP symlink (symbolic link) is giving 500 errors

When creating a symlink to a php page, I get a 500 error. I am able to use symlinks to other files and folders fine. (updated 1410 days ago)

Knowledgebase Article

Mail List authentication failures (php/phplist)

I'm trying to configure an application (phpList) and it requires that I enter (in config.php) a username and password for a POP3 account to handle bounces. I keep getting a POP3 error and it can't log (updated 1668 days ago)

Knowledgebase Article

PHP PEAR Packages

This article will outline which PHP PEAR Packages are installed and how you can install additional PHP PEAR Packages. (updated 187 days ago)