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Version 1.5 1.9.4 RC1 --
Last Release March 22nd, 2003 December 8, 2009 --
GPL License GPL License --
Price Free Free --
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Too Complicated Easy to Use --
Installation Too Complex Classical --
Administration Messed-up Efficient & Fast --
Community Size Tiny Community Medium Community --
Our Opinion --
User Reviews
7.2/10 (21 votes)
7.6/10 (50 votes)
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Server Requirements SKForum Yet Another Forum
  • GNU/LinuxGNU/Linux
  • Microsoft WindowsMicrosoft Windows
  • Microsoft WindowsMicrosoft Windows
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  • Apache Tomcat
  • Microsoft IIS
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  • Java 1.4 - J2EE
  • C#
  • ASP.Net
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  • MySQL
  • Microsoft SQL Server
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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
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Yes Yes --
Languages
Supported Languages:
French
Swedish
English (British)
English (American)
Supported Languages:
Portuguese (Brazilian)
Chinese (Simplified)
Czech
German
Danish
Spanish
French
Persian
Italian
Russian
Arabic
Slovak
English (British)
English (American)
Vietnamese
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Compatibility with
Smartphones
No. No. --
Distribution No. No. --
Threads / Topics SKForum Yet Another Forum
Threaded Flat/Threaded --
  • Forum Categories
  • Forum Categories
  • URL Redirection Forum
  • Sub Sections
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No Yes --
No No --
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No No --
No Yes --
No Yes --
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Forum Posts SKForum Yet Another Forum
  • Plain Text
  • Plain Text
  • Formatting Buttons
  • Preview Button
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  • Plain
  • HTML
  • BBCode
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No - --
No Yes --
Quick Reply Box Yes Yes --
No Yes --
No Yes --
No Yes --
Yes Yes --
Image Attachment No. No. --
Embedded Videos No. No. --
Forum Features SKForum Yet Another Forum
No Yes --
No Yes --
No No --
No No --
Yes Yes --
No Yes --
Technical Features SKForum Yet Another Forum
Bundled Software No.
  • Pictures Album Manager
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No.
  • RSS 2.0
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No Yes --
No. No. --
Cache System No Yes --
No.
  • Custom Template Engine
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Post By Email No - --
User Profiles &
Options
SKForum Yet Another Forum
Yes Yes --
No Yes --
Signatures No Yes --
No Yes --
Bookmark Threads No Yes --
User Selectable
Themes
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No Yes --
Export
Private Messages
No No --
Payment
Subscriptions
No No --
Security & Spam
Protection
No Yes --
CAPTCHA Complexity --
Abnormal Behavior
Detection
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No Yes --
User Blacklist No No --
IP Blocking No No --
Customization SKForum Yet Another Forum
No Yes --
Plugin Installation --
No Yes --
Custom BBCodes No Yes --
Custom Emoticons No Yes --
Custom
Thread Icons
No Plugin --
Custom
Profile Fields
No No --
Third Applications &
Websites
No. No. --
No. No. --
No. No. --
Content Aggregation No. No. --
Moderation &
Threads Management
SKForum Yet Another Forum
Moderation
  • Post-Moderation
No. --
Moderator
per Section
No Yes --
Global Moderator No Yes --
Move Threads No Yes --
Shadow Topics No Yes --
Close/Lock Threads No Yes --
Users
Management
User Groups Yes Yes --
User Registration No. No. --
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Yes Yes --
Multiple
Administrators
No Yes --
Send Warnings
to Users
No No --
Access Control List No No --
Yes Yes --
Mass Mailing No Yes --
Installation &
Upgrading
SKForum Yet Another Forum
Installation Method Manual Installation Installation Wizard but manual database setup --
Upgrade Method Manual Upgrading Upgrade Wizard but manual database update --
Update
Notifications
No Yes --
Forum Migration No - --
Database
Management
Backup Database No No --
Prune Database No Yes --
Restore Database No No --
Administration
Tools
Statistics No Yes --
Error/Notice
Log Viewer
No Yes --
Tasks Scheduler No Yes --
W3C Norms &
Accessibility
  • HTML 4.01
  • XHTML 1.0 Transitional
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  • CSS 1
  • CSS 2
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  • A
  • A
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No Yes --
No Yes --
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