Integration with phpBB

Before you begin


  1. Have you read carefully Before you begin above? All clear?
  2. Go to BlaB! WS Pro AdminCP » Integration and set:
    • Bulletin Board or CMS you want to integrate with: phpBB
    • Session or other cookie set by your BB or CMS: phpBB session cookie, something like: phpbb3_XXXXX_sid where XXXXX is unique for your installation
    • phpBB MySQL table prefix, probably: phpbb_
    • Review the other variables and SAVE
  3. Go to BlaB! WS Pro AdminCP » Groups and click on Delete and link groups.
  4. If the integration variables are set properly, and you are logged onto phpBB, you should be able to enter the chat directly with your phpBB username.
  5. How to embed BlaB! WS Pro in phpBB:
    • Install the official phpBB extension Pages
    • Create a new page with the following content (check parse HTML):
      <iframe src="PATH_OR_URL_TO_BLAB/index.php" border="0" frameborder="0" style="width:100%;height:400px;border-width:0px"></iframe>
    • Select Page link locations and Display page: Yes
    • Submit

Page updated: 2022-10-05
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