Without email, members won’t get email notifications of private conversations, thread updates, forum updates etc. It can also mean admin won’t get emails from members who are trying to get in touch with them using the contact form.
How to do a full backup of xenforo files and database using shell ssh commands. Move backups to remote FTP server and restore the backups.
XenForo admin area isn’t inside a directory but is accessible via the admin.php file. So one can’t add htaccess based password protection to a directory
An unexpected shut down of MySQL due to memory and xf_session table being frequently written is likely to crash and is the root cause of the issue.
A step by step guide, to show how to properly migrate a XenForo forum to a new host with no loss of data and a minimum downtime.