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Why opt for
High speed process
Are you about to change your
current forum board
from SMF to vBulletin?
CMS2CMS is the online tool that can handle
your forum content migration from SMF over to
vBulletin with accuracy and ease.
You don’t have to be a programmer to set up the
migration. Just a few quick steps - and your forum
topics, forum posts, users, images, and even polls,
are moved to the new forum board on vBulletin.
We do everything to keep your data safe, and you
we deal with our clients' info.
Create Your CMS2CMS
To start your SMF to vBulletin
migration, the first thing you
have to do is to
sign up with CMS2CMS.
Provide your name, email,
phone number and choose a
You can also sign in via your
Facebook or Google+ account.
For this, choose the
Specify Your SMF forum
Choose Simple Machines
Forum as your Existing forum
type and enter its URL into the
Establish the Connection
to Your SMF Board
Now you are to set up the
connection to your Simple
Machines Forum. For doing this,
download and install the
Connection Bridge to your
Here is the video tutorial, where
the process of installation is shown
When you’ve done with that, press
“Verify Connection” button.
Provide Your New
vBulletin Board Details
Now, choose vBulletin as your
Target board and provide its
Connect to your vBulletin as
you did it on the previous step.
Just download and install the
Connection Bridge. After that,
press “Verify Connection”
button and move on.
Run Free Demo Migration
Using CMS2CMS service as your
SMF to VBulletin converter, you
may preview the future look of
your migrated forum and run Free
Demo migration. Choose the
Entities and needed additional
options you are going to move.
In case you want to migrate all
your data without Demo, you may
skip this step.
Start a Complete
Transfer from SMF to
Before starting a complete migration
to vBulletin, you can check the Free
Demo result and see how your
migrated topics and posts look like
on the new forum board. Just go to
your New board, and check how SMF
to vBulletin converter works.
If you are satisfied with the result, you
may complete the migration.
That’s it! Now you are a happy owner
of a vBulletin-powered forum board
with all your SMF content on it.
Start a New Life of Your Forum Right Now
It’s never been easier!