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Version 3.4.6 1.6.4 --
Last Release October 29, 2013 September 9, 2007 --
Proprietary License GPL License --
Price Standard $175 / Business $299 / Hosting $9.99 per month Free --
Resources --
Perfection Easy to Use --
Installation Fast & Simple Easy to Do --
Administration Really Intuitive Really Intuitive --
Community Size Huge Community Medium Community --
Our Opinion --
User Reviews
7.4/10 (367 votes)
7.4/10 (34 votes)
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Demonstration --
Server Requirements IP.Board Unclassified NewsBoard
  • GNU/LinuxGNU/Linux
  • BSD UnixBSD Unix
  • Microsoft WindowsMicrosoft Windows
  • Apple Mac OSApple Mac OS
  • BSD UnixBSD Unix
  • Microsoft WindowsMicrosoft Windows
  • GNU/LinuxGNU/Linux
  • Apple Mac OSApple Mac OS
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  • Apache 1.3
  • Apache 2.0/2.2
  • Microsoft IIS
  • Lighttpd
  • Nginx
  • Apache 1.3
  • Apache 2.0/2.2
  • Microsoft IIS
  • Lighttpd
  • Nginx
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  • PHP 5
  • PHP 4
  • PHP 5
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  • MySQL
  • MySQL
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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
  • AJAX
  • CSS
  • Javascript
  • AJAX
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Yes Yes --
Languages
Supported Languages:
Bosnian
Bulgarian
Portuguese (Brazilian)
Catalan
Chinese (Simplified)
German
Danish
Spanish
Finnish
French
Georgian
Greek
Croatian
Hebrew
Persian
Icelandic
Italian
Dutch
Polish
Romanian
Serbian
Russian
Arabic
Thai
Turkish
Ukrainian
Vietnamese
Chinese (Traditional)
Supported Languages:
Portuguese (Brazilian)
Chinese (Simplified)
Czech
German
Danish
Spanish
French
Italian
Magyar
Dutch
Norwegian
Polish
Portuguese
Romanian
Serbian
Russian
Swedish
Thai
Turkish
English (British)
English (American)
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Compatibility with
Smartphones
  • AndroidAndroid
  • iPhoneiPhone
  • BlackBerryBlackBerry
  • Windows Phone 7Windows Phone 7
  • Symbian Phones <em>(Nokia)</em>Symbian Phones (Nokia)
  • HP WebOS <em>(ex-Palm)</em>HP WebOS (ex-Palm)
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Distribution
  • Android Market
  • Apple Store
  • Nokia Ovi Store
  • BlackBerry App World
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Threads / Topics IP.Board Unclassified NewsBoard
Flat/Threaded Flat --
  • Forum Categories
  • URL Redirection Forum
  • Sub Sections
  • Trashcan Forum
  • Forum Categories
  • URL Redirection Forum
  • Sub Sections
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Yes - --
Yes Yes --
Yes No --
Yes - --
No No --
Yes Yes --
Yes Yes --
Yes - --
Forum Posts IP.Board Unclassified NewsBoard
  • Rich Text Editor
  • Formatting Buttons
  • Preview Button
  • Formatting Buttons
  • Preview Button
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  • Plain
  • BBCode
  • Plain
  • BBCode
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No No --
Yes Yes --
Quick Reply Box Yes Yes --
Plugin Yes --
Yes Yes --
Yes No --
Yes Yes --
Image Attachment
  • Upload via Classic Attachments
  • Upload via Advanced Attachments
  • Use BBCode or HTML
No. --
Embedded Videos
  • YouTube
No. --
Forum Features IP.Board Unclassified NewsBoard
Yes Yes --
Yes No --
Plugin No --
Yes No --
Yes Yes --
Yes Yes --
Technical Features IP.Board Unclassified NewsBoard
Bundled Software
  • Portal
  • CMS
  • Pictures Album Manager
  • Downloads Manager
No. --
  • RSS 2.0
  • RSS 2.0
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Yes Yes --
  • XML/RPC
No. --
Cache System Yes No --
  • Custom Template Engine
  • Custom Template Engine
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Post By Email Yes No --
User Profiles &
Options
IP.Board Unclassified NewsBoard
Yes Yes --
Yes Yes --
Signatures Yes Yes --
Yes No --
Bookmark Threads Yes Yes --
User Selectable
Themes
Yes - --
Yes Yes --
Export
Private Messages
Yes No --
Payment
Subscriptions
Plugin No --
Security & Spam
Protection
Yes Yes --
CAPTCHA Complexity [++[ Hard --
Abnormal Behavior
Detection
No - --
Yes Plugin --
User Blacklist Yes No --
IP Blocking Yes No --
Customization IP.Board Unclassified NewsBoard
Yes Yes --
Plugin Installation [++[ Easy --
Yes
~90 Available Themes.
Yes --
Custom BBCodes Yes Plugin --
Custom Emoticons Yes Yes --
Custom
Thread Icons
Yes No --
Custom
Profile Fields
Yes Plugin --
Third Applications &
Websites
No. --
  • Joomla
  • WordPress
No. --
No. --
Content Aggregation No. No. --
Moderation &
Threads Management
IP.Board Unclassified NewsBoard
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 Yes --
Close/Lock Threads Yes Yes --
Users
Management
User Groups Yes No --
User Registration
  • Free Registration
  • Registration needs Approval
  • Invitation Only
  • User Account created by Administrator
  • Confirmation sent by email for validation
No. --
Yes - --
Yes Yes --
Multiple
Administrators
Yes Yes --
Send Warnings
to Users
Yes No --
Access Control List Yes Yes --
Yes Yes --
Mass Mailing Yes No --
Installation &
Upgrading
IP.Board Unclassified NewsBoard
Installation Method Installation Wizard Installation Wizard --
Upgrade Method Upgrade Wizard Upgrade Wizard --
Update
Notifications
Yes Yes --
Forum Migration Yes Yes --
Database
Management
Backup Database Yes Plugin --
Prune Database Yes Plugin --
Restore Database Yes No --
Administration
Tools
Statistics Yes Yes --
Error/Notice
Log Viewer
Yes Plugin --
Tasks Scheduler Yes No --
W3C Norms &
Accessibility
  • XHTML 1.0 Strict
  • XHTML 1.0 Transitional
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  • CSS 2
  • CSS 2
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  • AA
  • AA
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Yes Yes --
Yes Yes --
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