• How to install a language pack

    Download the language pack(s) you need from http://locales.b2evolution.net . Unzip the downloaded language pack(s) it into the /locales folder that you will find in your b2evolution file structure. If possible unzip your language-packs into the right… more »
  • _icons.php

    This file defines the generic icons that are made available to the whole application (including all skins and plugins). By default icons appear on a sprite image. So each icon is defined by it’s xycoordinates on the sprite and its size in pixels.… more »
  • _formatting.php

    /conf/_formatting.php sets how b2evolution will parse and format texts (posts, comments, etc.) You typically won’t need to edit this file and you should replace it with each upgrade. more »
  • _application.php

    /conf/_application.php configure the b2evolution application. You typically shouldn’t edit this file and replace it with the new version at each upgrade. This file especially contains the version number and date used to compare versions during… more »
  • _config.php

    /conf/_config.php is the "main" configuration file which is called by b2evolution to, in turn, include all the other config files it needs. It also includes some high level initializations. You typically should never edit this file and replace… more »
  • _stats.php

    /conf/_stats.php sets how b2evolution will log hits and stats. more »
  • _admin.php

    /conf/_admin.php sets how the Back Office works. more »
  • Categories Tab

    The Categories tab is where you assign categories (and sub-categories) to each specific blog on your site. You must create at least one category for each blog you wish to post to. more »
  • Recycling Comments

    When a comment is recycled, it is not deleted immediately. more »
  • Editing Comments

    Similar to posts, comments can also be edited. more »
  • Elevating a Comment into a Post

    Comments can be elevated into a full blog post. more »
  • Online Help

    When the online help feature is enabled, help icons ([[Image:Icon_help.gif]]) are displayed next to certain features within b2evolution. Clicking on these links will open the relevant help topic from manual.b2evolution.net in a new browser window. more »
  • General settings

    This man page refers to b2evolution version Default User Rights Display Options Archive mode: choose how you want to group posts when listing the archives. This also applies to the edit page in the backoffice. Note on weekly archives: the… more »
  • Auto Upgrade

    This is an experimental feature allowing b2evolution to automatically upgrade itself. There are still quite a few cases in which this feature can fail (like insufficient memory on the server). Therefore we do not recommend you use it at this time, unle… more »
  • Upgrade from SVN

    This feature is very similar to Auto-Upgrade but it allows to pull a version of b2evolution from an SVN repository. This is only useful if you have set up an SVN repository for the development of your website. more »
  • Testing Tools Tab

    This tab gives several tools to test your server. It especially allows you to create a lot of sample contents to stress your database and then see the performance impact on your server once you use b2evolution on your server under high load conditions.… more »
  • Antispam Tips

    Are you getting traffic from search engines for something that a referer spammer faked into your stats page? Would you like to keep your referer data and stats page visible to visitors but stop the undesirable traffic? If so this is the place for you.… more »
  • Suspect Users

    There are several occasions when b2evolution can have a hint that a user is suspect: When he registers from a suspect IP range … more »
  • Spam detection relevance weight

    This is relevant if you have spam detection plugins installed. more »
  • Comments/Feedback

  • Settings Tab

    This is the tab for editing settings that apply to all blogs on your installation of b2evolution. Here you can set the default blog, change language settings and install plugins. There are several sub-tabs, and each is dealt with in a section below.… more »
  • Send reminders about unread messages

    Typically this scheduled task should run often but a person with unread messages should only receive one message every 72 hours. So this scheduled task will find users who: * have unread messages created more than 24 hours ago * and have not been rem… more »
  • Operating Rules

    Messaging and Contacts rules Contacts rules # Every user who has different messaging permission except "No Access" has a contact list, and they can add/delete contacts from their own contact list. When A user creates a new B user contact th… more »
  • Contacts list

    This is your Contacts List. It shows all the other Users you have exchanged messages with. It also shows the users you have blocked from contacting you. To better manage your contacts list, you can sort them into contact groups. more »
  • User Field Group Form

    This is form you use to create or edit a group of custom user fields. First create the group, then add some fields. You can also move fields by editing them and changing the group they belong to. more »
  • User Fields List

    Here you can define User Fields that Users will be able to add to their User Profile?. You can define some of these fields as mandatory. more »
  • User Field Form

    This is the form you use to create or edit a custom user field. more »
  • Invitation Code Edit Form

    This is the form you use to create or edit an invitation code. Group When a user registers with this invitation code, he will automatically get assigned to this group. Code This is the secret invitation code the user needs to enter to be able to… more »
  • Invitation Codes List

    Copy the link from the "Link" column and send it to your users in order to invite them through a link. more »
  • User Account

    Anyone with a user account in b2evolution. More info: Managing Users more »