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GeneralNearforums Details
Version 6.0
Release Date May 31, 2011
Author Nearforums team
URL www.nearforums.com
Free and Open Source Yes
License MIT
License cost Free
Programming Language C# with ASP.NET MVC
UTF-8 Support Yes
Type Threaded or Flat
Installation method manual
Upgrade method manual
Data StorageNearforums Details
MySQL Yes
Postgres  
Oracle  
SQLite  
Textfiles  
other Microsoft SQL Server
Hosting available Yes
PostsNearforums Details
BBCode No
HTML Yes
Emoticons Yes
Formatting Toolbar Yes
WYSIWYG Editor Yes
Quoting Nested
Syntax Highlighting No
Attachments No
ForumsNearforums Details
Categories Yes
Subforums No
Last Post No
Redirect Forums No
Trashcan Forum No
Anti-Spam and SecurityNearforums Details
CAPTCHA Yes
Groups Multiple groups
Flood Control Yes
ACLs No
Blacklist No
Warnings No
Suspension No
Bans No
IP-Block No
Audit Logging Yes
User Reports Yes
Other  
NotificationNearforums Details
RSS/ATOM Yes
E-Mail Yes
Instant Messaging  
Bookmarks No
CommunityNearforums Details
Avatars No
User Ranks No
Rating/Karma System No
Signatures Yes
Users Online List No
Private Messaging No
Custom profile fields No
ModerationNearforums Details
Moderators global
Move Threads Yes
Split Threads No
Close Threads Yes
Shadow Topics Yes
Sticky Threads Yes
Important Threads No
SearchNearforums Details
Full-text search No
Author search Yes
Advanced search No
Unread Topics No
CustomizationNearforums Details
Languages  
Templates global
Custom BBCodes No
Skin-Editor Yes
Smiley Packs No
Plugins No
Special FeaturesNearforums Details
Statistics No
Polls No
Calendar No
Friendly URLs Yes
Data ManagementNearforums Details
Pruning No
Archiving No
Export Formats  
Export private messages No
Lo-Fi View Yes

Nearforums

Nearforums is a lightweight modern discussion forum developed in C# with ASP.NET MVC. Open source, with a permissive license (MIT) suitable for companies and developers, Nearforums includes great features like sign-in with Facebook/Twitter, navigation with tags, full Web administration, RSS feeds, accessible HTML and SEO Friendly.

More info may be available in the Docs-Wiki

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Record added:
2010-11-22
Last updated:
2011-06-13

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