Compare ForumCommunity vs Lefora

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Version Unknown Hosted --
Last Release - October 21, 2009 --
Custom License Proprietary License --
Price Free Free --
Resources --
Easy to Use Easy to Use --
Installation Fast & Simple Fast & Simple --
Administration Efficient & Fast Efficient & Fast --
Community Size Big Community Big Community --
Our Opinion --
User Reviews
8.8/10 (214 votes)
5.9/10 (68 votes)
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Demonstration --
Server Requirements ForumCommunity Lefora
  • GNU/LinuxGNU/Linux
  • BSD UnixBSD Unix
  • Microsoft WindowsMicrosoft Windows
  • Apple Mac OSApple Mac OS
  • GNU/LinuxGNU/Linux
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  • Apache 1.3
  • Apache 2.0/2.2
  • Microsoft IIS
  • Apache 2.0/2.2
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  • PHP 5
No. --
  • MySQL
  • Postgresql
No. --
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
  • Javascript
  • AJAX
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Yes Yes --
Languages
Supported Languages:
German
Spanish
French
Italian
Portuguese
English (British)
Supported Languages:
Chinese (Simplified)
German
Spanish
Finnish
French
Italian
Japanese
Dutch
Polish
Portuguese
Russian
English (British)
English (American)
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Compatibility with
Smartphones
No. No. --
Distribution No. No. --
Threads / Topics ForumCommunity Lefora
Flat Flat --
  • Forum Categories
  • Sub Sections
  • Forum Categories
  • Sub Sections
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No - --
Yes Yes --
Yes No --
Yes - --
No No --
Yes No --
Yes Yes --
Yes - --
Forum Posts ForumCommunity Lefora
  • Plain Text
  • Formatting Buttons
  • Preview Button
  • WYSIWYG Editor
  • Formatting Buttons
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  • Plain
  • BBCode
  • HTML
  • BBCode
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No - --
Yes Yes --
Quick Reply Box Yes Yes --
Yes - --
Yes Yes --
No Yes --
Yes Yes --
Image Attachment
  • Upload via Advanced Attachments
  • Use BBCode or HTML
  • Upload with Image Hosting Site
No. --
Embedded Videos No. No. --
Forum Features ForumCommunity Lefora
Yes Yes --
Yes Yes --
Yes Yes --
No Plugin --
Yes Yes --
Yes Yes --
Technical Features ForumCommunity Lefora
Bundled Software
  • Blog
  • Pictures Album Manager
No. --
  • RSS 2.0
  • RSS 2.0
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No Yes --
No. No. --
Cache System No - --
No. No. --
Post By Email No - --
User Profiles &
Options
ForumCommunity Lefora
Yes Yes --
Yes Yes --
Signatures Yes Yes --
Yes Yes --
Bookmark Threads Yes Yes --
User Selectable
Themes
Yes - --
Yes Yes --
Export
Private Messages
Yes No --
Payment
Subscriptions
No Yes --
Security & Spam
Protection
Yes Yes --
CAPTCHA Complexity [++[ Normal --
Abnormal Behavior
Detection
No - --
No No --
User Blacklist Yes No --
IP Blocking Yes Yes --
Customization ForumCommunity Lefora
No Yes --
Plugin Installation --
Yes
~1388 Available Themes.
Yes --
Custom BBCodes No No --
Custom Emoticons Yes No --
Custom
Thread Icons
Yes No --
Custom
Profile Fields
No No --
Third Applications &
Websites
No. --
No. No. --
No. No. --
Content Aggregation No. No. --
Moderation &
Threads Management
ForumCommunity Lefora
Moderation
  • Pre-Moderation
  • Post-Moderation
  • Reactive Moderation
  • Distributed Moderation
No. --
Moderator
per Section
Yes No --
Global Moderator Yes No --
Move Threads Yes Yes --
Shadow Topics Yes No --
Close/Lock Threads Yes Yes --
Users
Management
User Groups Yes Yes --
User Registration
  • Free Registration
  • Registration needs Approval
  • Confirmation sent by email for validation
No. --
No - --
Yes Yes --
Multiple
Administrators
Yes Yes --
Send Warnings
to Users
Yes Yes --
Access Control List Yes Yes --
Yes Yes --
Mass Mailing Yes Yes --
Installation &
Upgrading
ForumCommunity Lefora
Installation Method Installation Wizard Installation Wizard --
Upgrade Method Upgrade Wizard Upgrade Wizard --
Update
Notifications
No Yes --
Forum Migration No - --
Database
Management
Backup Database No Yes --
Prune Database No No --
Restore Database No No --
Administration
Tools
Statistics Yes Yes --
Error/Notice
Log Viewer
Yes - --
Tasks Scheduler No - --
W3C Norms &
Accessibility
  • HTML 4.01
  • XHTML 1.1 Transitional
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  • CSS 2
  • CSS 2
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  • A
  • A
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Yes Yes --
Yes Yes --
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