phpBB Extension - Add User

Allows administrators to add users to their forum

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Authors of extension

  • Rich McGirr Rich McGirr
    Role: Developer

Install Extension

Install in ACP

Use our Install tool to install this Extension. Navigate to "CUSTOMISE - Install extensions" in the ACP of your forum and search for Add User and click the install button.

Manual install

Download the archive of the extension from here and unpack it. Copy then the entire contents of the archive to your phpBB forum to /ext/phpbbmodders/adduser, maybe you need to remove "_master" from the extracted folder. Now go into the admin area of the forum and chose the tab Customize, in the area Manage extensions is you now the extension Add User displayed under the disable extensions. Click behind the extension on the link Enable to activate the extension. After you have confirmed the action the extension is available in your forum.

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phpBB Add User Extension

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phpBB Add User Extension allows an administrator of a forum to add a user into the phpBB database.


  • Allows admin to enter in custom profile fields for the user
  • Allows admin to enter in a password or have one generated
  • Allows admin to set a users birthday if birthdays are allowed on the forum
  • Email will be sent to the newly added user


1. clone

Clone (or download and move) the repository into the folder phpBB3/ext/phpbbmodders/adduser:

cd phpBB3
git clone ext/phpbbmodders/adduser/
2. activate

Go to admin panel -> tab customise -> Manage extensions -> enable Add User


phpBB Add User Mod is distributed under the terms of the GNU General Public License 2 (GPL). A copy has been included in the package (license.txt).


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Last updated: 29. July 2018 04:17:17

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