Compare Extreme Message Board vs FluxBB

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Version 1.9.11 1.5.3 --
Last Release February 28, 2009 March, 22 2013 --
GPL License GPL License --
Price Free Free --
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Easy to Use Easy to Use --
Installation Classical Easy to Do --
Administration Classical Categories Efficient & Fast --
Community Size Medium Community Medium Community --
Our Opinion --
User Reviews
5.4/10 (119 votes)
8.3/10 (81 votes)
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Demonstration --
Server Requirements Extreme Message Board FluxBB
  • GNU/LinuxGNU/Linux
  • BSD UnixBSD Unix
  • Microsoft WindowsMicrosoft Windows
  • Apple Mac OSApple Mac OS
  • GNU/LinuxGNU/Linux
  • Microsoft WindowsMicrosoft Windows
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  • Apache 1.3
  • Apache 2.0/2.2
  • Microsoft IIS
  • Apache 1.3
  • Apache 2.0/2.2
  • Microsoft IIS
  • Lighttpd
  • Nginx
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  • PHP 4
  • PHP 4
  • PHP 5
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  • MySQL
  • MySQL
  • Postgresql
  • SQLite
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Browsers & Clients
Requirements
Mozilla FirefoxMozilla Firefox
Internet ExplorerInternet Explorer
Google ChromeGoogle Chrome
OperaOpera
Apple SafariApple Safari
KonquerorKonqueror
Mozilla SeaMonkeyMozilla SeaMonkey
Mozilla FirefoxMozilla Firefox
Internet ExplorerInternet Explorer
Google ChromeGoogle Chrome
OperaOpera
Apple SafariApple Safari
KonquerorKonqueror
Mozilla SeaMonkeyMozilla SeaMonkey
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  • HTML
  • Javascript
  • CSS
  • HTML
  • Javascript
  • AJAX
  • CSS
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Yes Yes --
Languages
Supported Languages:
Czech
German
Estonian
Spanish
French
Croatian
Italian
Dutch
Norwegian
Polish
Portuguese
Serbian
Russian
Arabic
Ukrainian
Supported Languages:
Bosnian
Bangali
Bulgarian
Portuguese (Brazilian)
Belarusian
Catalan
Chinese (Simplified)
Czech
German
Danish
Spanish
French
Greek
Croatian
Hungarian
Indonesian
Hebrew
Hindi
Persian
Icelandic
Italian
Japanese
Korean (South)
Kurdish
Lithuanian
Latvian
Macedonian
Dutch
Norwegian
Urdu
Polish
Portuguese
Romanian
Serbian
Russian
Arabic
Swedish
Slovak
Thai
Turkish
Ukrainian
Vietnamese
Afrikaans
Chinese (Traditional)
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Compatibility with
Smartphones
No. No. --
Distribution No. No. --
Threads / Topics Extreme Message Board FluxBB
Flat Flat/Threaded --
  • Forum Categories
  • Sub Sections
  • Forum Categories
  • URL Redirection Forum
  • Sub Sections
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No No --
Yes Yes --
Yes No --
Yes Yes --
No No --
No No --
Yes Yes --
Yes Yes --
Forum Posts Extreme Message Board FluxBB
  • Rich Text Editor
  • Preview Button
  • Plain Text
  • Preview Button
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  • Plain
  • BBCode
  • Plain
  • BBCode
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Yes No --
Yes Yes --
Quick Reply Box Yes Yes --
No Plugin --
Yes Yes --
No Plugin --
Yes Plugin --
Image Attachment
  • Upload via Classic Attachments
  • Use BBCode or HTML
  • Use BBCode or HTML
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Embedded Videos No. No. --
Forum Features Extreme Message Board FluxBB
Yes Plugin --
Yes Plugin --
No Plugin --
No No --
Yes Yes --
Yes Yes --
Technical Features Extreme Message Board FluxBB
Bundled Software No. No. --
No.
  • ATOM 1.0
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No Yes --
No. No. --
Cache System No Yes --
No.
  • Custom Template Engine
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Post By Email No No --
User Profiles &
Options
Extreme Message Board FluxBB
Yes Yes --
Yes Yes --
Signatures Yes Yes --
Yes Plugin --
Bookmark Threads Yes Yes --
User Selectable
Themes
Yes Yes --
Yes Yes --
Export
Private Messages
No No --
Payment
Subscriptions
No No --
Security & Spam
Protection
Yes Plugin --
CAPTCHA Complexity [++[ Hard --
Abnormal Behavior
Detection
- No --
Yes Yes --
User Blacklist Yes Yes --
IP Blocking Yes Yes --
Customization Extreme Message Board FluxBB
No Yes
~152 Available Plugins.
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Plugin Installation [++[ Normal --
Yes
~116 Available Themes.
Yes --
Custom BBCodes No Patch --
Custom Emoticons Yes Patch --
Custom
Thread Icons
Yes No --
Custom
Profile Fields
No No --
Third Applications &
Websites
No. --
No. No. --
No.
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Content Aggregation No. No. --
Moderation &
Threads Management
Extreme Message Board FluxBB
Moderation
  • Post-Moderation
  • Reactive Moderation
  • Distributed Moderation
  • Post-Moderation
  • Reactive Moderation
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Moderator
per Section
Yes Yes --
Global Moderator Yes Yes --
Move Threads Yes Yes --
Shadow Topics Yes Yes --
Close/Lock Threads Yes Yes --
Users
Management
User Groups No Yes --
User Registration
  • Free Registration
  • Registration needs Approval
  • Confirmation sent by email for validation
  • Free Registration
  • Registration needs Approval
  • Invitation Only
  • Confirmation sent by email for validation
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No Yes --
Yes Yes --
Multiple
Administrators
Yes Yes --
Send Warnings
to Users
No No --
Access Control List Yes Yes --
Yes Yes --
Mass Mailing Yes Yes --
Installation &
Upgrading
Extreme Message Board FluxBB
Installation Method Installation Wizard Installation Wizard --
Upgrade Method Upgrade Wizard Manual Upgrading --
Update
Notifications
Yes Yes --
Forum Migration No Yes --
Database
Management
Backup Database No Yes --
Prune Database Yes Yes --
Restore Database No Yes --
Administration
Tools
Statistics Yes Yes --
Error/Notice
Log Viewer
Yes No --
Tasks Scheduler No No --
W3C Norms &
Accessibility
  • XHTML 1.0 Transitional
  • XHTML 1.1 Strict
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  • CSS 2
  • CSS 2
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  • A
  • AA
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Yes Yes --
Yes Yes --
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