SimpleForum Pro 4.6.1 review

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SimpleForum Pro/Lite is a forum that is made to work on all HTTP servers supporting CGI.

License: Comercialware
OS: Windows Vista / 7 / 8 / 10
File size: 0K
Developer: SimpleForum
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Price: $20.00
Updated: 15 Aug 2006
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SimpleForum Pro/Lite is a forum that is made to work on all HTTP servers supporting CGI. The idea was to make a powerful forum, with all the necessary features, and yet keep it simple to install, configure and maintain.

Power and simplicity is what SimpleForum stands for.

Here are some key features of "SimpleForum Pro":
Multiple Forums
Search Forums
Support for over 15 different languages
Reply Notifications by email
Read-Only forums
Clean and extremely customizable interface
User Registrations
User Profiles
User preferences (let users set their own language, and other settings)
Extended Forum Administration
Send private messages to other users
Restricted forums, for only a select group of users
Enable or disable guest access
Create your own polls
See who's currently online
Assign forum moderators
Up to four signatures
Preview your posts before sending
Sticky topics which remain at the top of the topic list
Quick access to user info
Forum categories: group your forums
Improved email notifications
Custom header/footer
Mark the forum read manually or automatically.
What's New:
image auto-resizing so they fit in the browser window (click the image for opening full size in new browser window)
upload avatars (gif,jpg,png) from your local computer
admin can enable/disable avatar uploading
admin can set avatar dimensions
admin can set max avatar upload size
admin option to allow only uploaded avatars to be used
admin option to allow only external avatars to be used
receive email notification upon receiving a private message (optional)
added a field in the profile that allows you to see what topic an online user is currently browsing
added IP to the list of infos the admin can get of his users
added rel="nofollow" to urls
added 6 new sets of buttons for the menu (kindly sent in by another SimpleForum user)
fixed table backgrounds for Explorer and Firefox
fixed problems with special characters in names (applies only to new accounts)
code cleanup
minor bugfixes.

What's New:
resolves a backwards compatibility issue with user profiles and private messages
complete French localization.

Web server capable of running CGI scripts.

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