Integration with Simple Machines

Before you begin


  1. Have you read carefully Before you begin above? All clear?
  2. Go to BlaB! AX Pro AdminCP » Integration and set:
    • Bulletin Board or CMS you want to integrate with: Simple Machines
    • Session or other cookie set by your BB or CMS: something like SMFCookieXXX where XXX is a unique number
    • Simple Machines MySQL table prefix, probably: smf_
    • Review the other variables and SAVE
  3. Go to BlaB! AX Pro AdminCP » Groups and click on Delete and link groups.
  4. SMF 2.0.16+: copy/paste the value of $auth_secret from SMF/Settings.php to $smf_auth_secret in CHAT/config.php
  5. If the integration variables are set properly, and you are logged onto Simple Machines, you should be able to enter the chat directly with your Simple Machines username.
  6. How to embed BlaB! AX Pro in Simple Machines:
    • Using the mod Custom Page with Tab add a page with the following content:
      <iframe src="PATH_OR_URL_TO_BLAB/index.php" border="0" frameborder="0" style="width:100%;height:400px;border-width:0px"></iframe>

Page updated: 2022-10-05
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