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vBulletin 4 upgrade coming soon.

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I haven't had the time to work on the new vb betas or release candidate versions in almost a month. Just recently though, vb has made some good progress. So we'll be upgrading the test site and I'll begin working on upgrading our themes over the next 2-3 weekends. Once enough progress has been made we'll upgrade the main forum/site probably sometime in January. :teethglint:

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The test site has been upgraded to the newest version of vB4. For those that have access to it, feel free to browse around and check it out. I'll start working on the themes later this weekened and next weekend.


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Gah, the styling system is a bitch now. x_x And the vb4 update in january is going to update the styling system again. Which means we may have to hold off until mid-january to early february for the update to the forums. Good news tho, the arcade, post thanks, a different chatbox, and many other mods are now compatible with vb4. The only two major mods that aren't compatible yet is the mood manager and facebook connect. But both developers are working on those now. Which means we shouldn't loose any features at all when we upgrade the main forums in a month. *crosses fingers*


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If you have already modded a controller, the easiest way is to use the gamesave exploit, but if you can't find games, your tutorial is right. Also, you will want to get the latest T3CH build, as the 8.10 is two years old. If you need help, check the x-scenes forums or xbmc4xbox.org forums.

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