AutoRank Pro Documentation
General Information

This documentation covers all aspects of AutoRank Pro's operation, and tries to be as thorough as possible. If there is something you cannot find in this manual, please check the knowledge base first. If you still cannot find an answer to your question, you may contact the tech support staff for assistance. We have tried to make the information in this manual as accurate as possible, however there may be some errors. If you find one, please let us know so we can correct it.

If you have just installed AutoRank Pro for the first time, please see the First Steps section of this manual first. It will help get you started using AutoRank Pro and will guide you through the first things you need to do.

Table of Contents
  1. Installation

  2. First Steps

  3. Creating and Managing Accounts
    1. Adding New Accounts
    2. Reviewing New Accounts
    3. Reviewing Edited Accounts
    4. Managing Accounts
    5. Updating Accounts
    6. Deleting Accounts

  4. Account Scanner

  5. Setting Up Links and Banners

  6. Creating and Managing Ranking Pages

  7. Creating a Compact Ranking List

  8. Templates
    1. Ranking Pages
    2. Script Pages
    3. E-mail Messages
    4. Language Settings

  9. Editing the Gateway Page

  10. Cheat Protection Information

  11. C Hit Tracking Software

  12. Performance Tips

  13. Rebuilds and Resets

  14. Suspended and Locked Accounts

  15. Hit Weights

  16. Ranking Options

  17. Software Options

  18. Blacklist
    1. Types
    2. Wildcards
    3. Adding
    4. Deleting

  19. Rejection E-mails
    1. Adding
    2. Updating
    3. Deleting

  20. Backing Up and Restoring Your Database

  21. Date and Time Formats

  22. Member Icons

  23. Using Cron For Updates and the Account Scanner

  24. Moving AutoRank Pro to a New Server

  25. Patching AutoRank Pro (upgrades from 5.0.x to 5.0.y)

  26. Upgrading AutoRank Pro
    1. From Version 3.0.x
    2. From Version 4.0.x

  27. Upgrading From AutoRank (the freeware version)
    1. From Version 4.0.x
    2. From Version 5.0.x

  28. "Powered By AutoRank Pro" Link Removal

  29. .htaccess Error Message

  30. Knowledge Base