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Hi all, I used e107 in years gone past and loved it. I've recently been using e107 2.1.7 to create a website for my cycle club.
They are currently using a phpbb3 forum and i took the forum database from that, altered it a little so that it would work with the e107 forum and everything seemed to be going well.

I was having a look over it last night and noticed that at the bottom of the forum page, the "next" button will send me back to the forums index. As does the drop down menu to choose a page to view.
The link the next page button is generating "forum_viewforum.php?p=2" instead of "forum_viewforum.php?id=3&p=2" (it works if i manually type it in the address bar. The previous page button does the same)

Is this a known fault/problem or have I misconfigured something somewhere?
e107 version 2.1.7
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Sounds like a bug. Posted on github: https://github.com/e107inc/e107/issues/3087
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Yeah, definitely go ahead and update to the latest version. Please do create a backup before doing any updates in general (in this case, files and database). The forum issue should be resolved then.
I back up EVERYTHING before I do anything like upgrading ...

Coolness; I'll work on that tonight and post in here how it goes ...

Thanks for your rapid replies, and quick (hopeful) resolution ....

Cheers to you in the New Year; I'll let you know what happens ...
Excellent! Looking forward to hearing the outcome, and have a great new year!

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