PHP-Nuke FAQ (19 Articles)

How can I see the exact version of my PHP-Nuke?

One way to check your PHP-Nuke version is to look it up directly in the PHP-Nuke database. To do this, go to cPanel > phpMyAdmin. Then from the left bar select the database for your PHP-Nuke installation. Browse the table nuke_config and find the option Version_Num. Its value represents your current PHP-Nuke version. The other […]

Additional phpNuke resources – modules, blocks, themes.

The official phpNuke website. he official phpNuke documentation. The official support forum of phpNuke. The official phpNuke extensions. SiteGround phpNuke tutorials. SiteGround free professional phpNuke templates. You need help with an application? SiteGround is specialized in hosting and supporting more than 200 scripts. Sign up for our web hosting services and let us help you […]

Initial phpNuke installation and configuration.

There are two ways you can install phpNuke on your account: Manually, by downloading the script to your computer and uploading the installation files and folders to your account. Automatically via the Fantastico autoinstaller. For a detailed step-by-step information on how to install it both ways, please visit our phpNuke Tutorial. You need help with […]

Detailed PhpNuke requirements.

The minimal phpNuke server requirements are listed below: PHP 4.1.x or above - http://php.net MySQL 3.23.x or above / PostgreSQL Apache 1.13.19 or above - http://apache.org You can find more comprehensive information about this in the official PhpNuke documentation at: http://phpnuke.org/modules.php?name=PHP-Nuke_HOWTO&page=prerequisites.html SiteGround servers are fully optimized to meet all phpNuke requirements and to provide the […]

What is PHP-Nuke?

PHP-Nuke is a powerful Open Source portal application. It can be used as a weblog or as a CMS. It allows webmasters and editors to easily post new content and comment existing articles. PHP-Nuke is one of the most popular tools for creating game clan websites. You can learn more about PHP-Nuke from our great […]

How to upgrade my existing phpNuke application?

In order to upgrade your PHP-Nuke, please follow the instructions described in its documentation at: http://phpnuke.org/modules.php?name=PHP-Nuke_HOWTO&page=upgrade-php-nuke.html However, since this process is quite complicated and could cause great damage to your website, we advise our customers to take advantage of our Exclusive Professional Services. You only have to post a ticket with your request in your […]

How to install additional modules to my phpNuke application?

Unfortunately, PHP-Nuke does not provide a built-in automated feature for installing modules and they have to be installed manually. Generally, you can find details installation instructions in the module package itself. You can also check our PHP-Nuke tutorial for more information on how to install an additional module in PHP-Nuke. You need help with an […]

My phpNuke portal times out frequently.

Generally, this issue is caused by an error on your website or database. Usually it is because of incorrect setting for the theme you use. You can find a lot information about such issue at: http://www.nukecops.com/modules.php?name=Forums In addition, heavy PhpNuke sites have problems because of the webserver's timeout setting. In such cases please try disabling […]

PhpNuke times out

Heavy PhpNuke sites have problems because of the webserver's timeout. In such cases please try disabling any additional modules in your PhpNuke. You need help with an application? SiteGround is specialized in hosting and supporting more than 200 scripts. Sign up for our web hosting services and let us help you with your application, 24/7!

Where can I find the official PHP-Nuke Forums?

You can find the official PHP-Nuke forums at: http://www.nukeforums.com/forums/index.php In addition, you may take a look at our PHP-Nuke tutorial for instructions on how to manage your Nuke site. You need help with an application? SiteGround is specialized in hosting and supporting more than 200 scripts. Sign up for our web hosting services and let […]

Where can I find the official PHP-Nuke documentation page?

You can find the official PHP-Nuke documentation at: http://phpnuke.org/modules.php?name=PHP-Nuke_HOWTO http://phpnuke.org/modules.php?name=FAQ In addition, we recommend checking our PHP-Nuke tutorial for more details on how to manage your Nuke site. You need help with an application? SiteGround is specialized in hosting and supporting more than 200 scripts. Sign up for our web hosting services and let us […]

How can I add/install additional modules to my PHPNuke site/portal/application?

Information on how to add some of the most popular modules to PHP-Nuke is available in our PHP-Nuke tutorial. If you are having problems installing additional modules to your PHP-Nuke, you can take advantage of our Exclusive Professional Services. You only have to post a ticket with your request in your Helpdesk section->Exclusive Professional Services->Adding […]

How can I upgrade my PHP-Nuke site/application/portal?

In order to get your PHP-Nuke upgraded, you can take advantage of our Exclusive Professional Services. You only have to post a ticket with your request in your Helpdesk section->Exclusive Professional Services->Application Upgrade. You need help with an application? SiteGround is specialized in hosting and supporting more than 200 scripts. Sign up for our web […]

My PHPNuke cannot send confirmation e-mail messages to my members.

First make sure that in your PHP-Nuke setting you have defined a valid mailbox of your hosting account at SiteGround to send confirmation emails. Also check if the the mail login details are correct. You need help with an application? SiteGround is specialized in hosting and supporting more than 200 scripts. Sign up for our […]

My PHPNuke shows blank page after theme change

You have to create restore.php file ( the name is an example it can be any name ) on your computer and add the following content:   <?php require_once("mainfile.php"); $theme= "DeepBlue"; $sql = "UPDATE ".$prefix."_config SET Default_Theme = '".$theme."'"; $result = $db->sql_query($sql); echo "Thanks for using this fix! Your theme has been reset to ".$theme.""; […]

How to reset my phpNuke admin password?

Here we will explain the easiest way to reset your PHP-Nuke administrator's password through the MySQL Database for it. The most convenient way to manage the database is via the phpMyAdmin tool available in your cPanel. Once in the phpMyAdmin select the PHP-Nuke database from the drop-down menu at the left. The page will refresh […]

How to install PHPNuke?

You can install PHP-Nuke through the automatic script installation system - Softaculous following these steps: 1. Log in cPanel and go to Softaculous; 2. From Portals/CMS > PHP-Nuke click the "Install" tab and fill in the needed details; You can also install PHP-Nuke manually. For this purpose follow these instructions: https://www.siteground.com/tutorials/phpnuke/phpnuke-manual-installation.htm You need help with […]