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Building Forums with vBulletin by Kathy Kingsley-Hughes, Adrian Kingsley-Hughes

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Chapter 9. Programmer's Reference

This chapter has information that you may need if you are going to delve deeper into your vBulletin installation, and make changes, tweaks, and other hacks.

In this chapter we will look at:

  • The settings for the default usergroups
  • The default database tables created by a vBulletin installation
  • How to migrate to a new server
  • How graphics work in vBulletin
  • How to find and replace text in posts
  • Some tips on how to program for vBulletin

Default Usergroup Settings

vBulletin comes pre-configured with seven default usergroups and one custom usergroup.

Default Usergroups

(COPPA) Users Awaiting Moderation

Administrators

Moderators

Registered Users

Super Moderators

Unregistered / Not Logged In

Users Awaiting Email Confirmation ...

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