vBulletin vs. myUPB

General vBulletin myUPB
Version
4.1.5
2.2.6
Release Date
2011-07-26 (10 years ago)
2009-06-05 (12 years ago)
Last Update here
2011-08-25 (10 years ago)
2009-06-09 (12 years ago)
Author
vBulletin Solutions
PHP Outburst
URL
Free and Open Source
No
Yes
License
commercial / visible source
Creative Commons BY-NC-SA
License cost
$285 Suite or $195 Forum
free
Main View
Thread-Type
Threaded or Flat
Flat
Setup vBulletin myUPB
Installation method
wizard
manual
Upgrade method
wizard with manual interactions
manual
Hosting available
No
No
Technology vBulletin myUPB
Programming Language
PHP
PHP
UTF-8 Support
Yes
Yes
Data Storage
1
MySQL Database
0
Other Storage
Source Code Repo
Issue Tracker
Posts vBulletin myUPB
BBCode
Yes
Yes
HTML
Yes
No
Emoticons
Yes
Yes
Formatting Toolbar
Yes
Yes
WYSIWYG Editor
Yes
No
Quoting
Nested
Single
Syntax Highlighting
Yes
Yes
Attachments
Multiple files
One file
Tags
Unknown
Unknown
Mark as solved
Forums vBulletin myUPB
Categories
Yes
Yes
Subforums
unlimited
No
Last Post
Yes
Yes
Redirect Forums
Yes
No
Trashcan Forum
Yes
No
Anti-Spam and Security vBulletin myUPB
CAPTCHA
Yes
Yes
Groups
Multiple groups
No
Flood Control
Yes
No
ACLs
Yes
No
Blacklist
Yes
Yes
Warnings
Yes
No
Suspension
Yes
No
Bans
Yes
Yes
IP-Block
Yes
No
Audit Logging
Yes
No
User Reports
Yes
No
Other
Akismet
IP address log
Notification vBulletin myUPB
RSS/ATOM
Yes
Yes
E-Mail
Yes
Yes
Instant Messaging
No
Bookmarks
Yes
Yes
Community vBulletin myUPB
Avatars
Yes
Yes
User Ranks
Yes
Yes
Rating/Karma System
Yes
No
Signatures
Yes
Yes
Users Online List
Yes
Yes
Private Messaging
Yes
Yes
Custom profile fields
Yes
No
Moderation vBulletin myUPB
Moderators
global and forums
global
Move Threads
Yes
Yes
Split Threads
Yes
No
Close Threads
Yes
Yes
Shadow Topics
Yes
Yes
Sticky Threads
Yes
Yes
Important Threads
Yes
No
Search vBulletin myUPB
Full-text search
Yes
Yes
Author search
Yes
Yes
Advanced search
Yes
No
Unread Topics
Database tracked
Database tracked
Customization vBulletin myUPB
Languages
0
0
Mobile View
Unknown
Unknown
Templates
global and forum specific
global
Custom BBCodes
Yes
No
Skin-Editor
Yes
No
Smiley Packs
Yes
Yes
Plugins
Yes
Yes
Special Features vBulletin myUPB
Statistics
Yes
Yes
Polls
Yes
No
Calendar
Yes
No
Friendly URLs
Yes
Yes
Data Management vBulletin myUPB
Available Importers
Pruning
Yes
No
Archiving
Yes
No
Export Formats
Single Table CSV, Single and Multi-Table SQL
full textdb export
Export private messages
Yes
No
Lo-Fi View
Yes
No
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