phpBB

  • Version

    3.0
  • Date Added
    (to site)

    March 2nd, 2008
  • Author

    phpBB Group
  • License

    GNU General Public License v2 (?)
  • Description

    phpBB is a popular Internet forum package written in the PHP programming language. The name “phpBB” is an abbreviation of PHP Bulletin Board.

    phpBB3 is the current release of the phpBB bulletin board system.It contains new features that are not found in its older sibling, phpBB2. phpBB3 also provides administrators with much more control over every aspect of the forum software, from how it is displayed to management of user and group permissions.

    Some of phpBB3′s major features include:

    Modular design for the Admin Control Panel, Moderator Control Panel, and User Control Panel.

    Support for multiple database management systems, including MySQL, Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle, PostgreSQL, SQLite, and Firebird.

    Support for unlimited levels of subforums.

    Ability to create custom-defined BBCode.

    Ability to create custom profile fields.

    Greatly expanded permissions system.

  • Platforms Supported

    WindowsMacLinux
  • Website

phpBB

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rhythm divine
Oct 3rd, 2008, 8:06 am | #

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Yep. The best solution out there. I would recommend this just for the great and i mean GREAT support they give at http://phpbb.com/community – it can easily beat any commercial product support. It’s got many standard features built in and many mods to extend the usability and that many styles – just makes you believe the saying “the best things in life are free”.

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Installation ★★★★★
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Usability ★★★★★
yakusha
Jul 20th, 2009, 12:16 pm | #

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phpbb logo changed :)

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