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PHPBB VPS Hosting

Type: Community Forum Solution

Description: phpBB is a free flat-forum bulletin board software solution that can be used to stay in touch with a group of people or can power your entire website. With an extensive database of user-created modifications and styles database containing hundreds of style and image packages to customise your board, you can create a very unique forum in minutes. No other bulletin board software offers a greater complement of features, while maintaining efficiency and ease of use. Best of all, phpBB is completely free.

Version: 3.0.4


phpBB Appliance - Community Forum Solution

phpBB is used by millions, making it the most used Open Source forum solution in the world. phpBB incorporates a professional-quality modular design, high security, multiple-language interface and an extensive administration panel, which allows the customization of even the most intricate features.

This appliance includes all the standard features in TurnKey Core, and on top of that:

  • phpBB configurations:
    • Installed from package management. See /var/www for links to file paths
    • Uploading of avatars is supported, and enabled by default
    • Setup an example forum, including welcome post displaying default login credentials
  • SSL support out of the box.
  • PHPMyAdmin administration frontend for MySQL (listening on port 12322 - uses SSL).
  • Postfix MTA (bound to localhost) to allow sending of email (e.g., password recovery, notifications).
  • Webmin modules for configuring Apache2, PHP and MySQL.
  • Note, you may not be able to access the moderator control panel if you delete all forums (e.g., the example forum). See this thread for details.
Credentials (passwords set at first boot):
  • Webmin, SSH, MySQL, phpMyAdmin: username root
  • phpBB: username admin

Official Resources: www.phpbb.com



Need Customization?

Need any custom functionality for your app or expand an existing functionality? We can do customization for you.

Customize
for as low as
$
30 per hour

How It Works

  1. We understand your objectives.
  2. We'll work closely with you to gather requirements, workflow and feature set.
  3. We will then start prototyping and development on your customization.
  4. Then we review the prototype with you, iterate and refine until you are satisfied. Needless to say, we will get it right the first time.
  5. Once you are satisfied with the final product, we will publish it to go live and do the ongoing maintenance.

Typical Costs

In general customization costs as low as $30 an hour. We can give you an estimate of time and cost once we understand your specific needs.

How to Get Started

  1. Just select the application you want to set up.
  2. Answer "yes" when asked if you want a custom installation for that application and list customization requirements.
  3. After completing the sign up process, we’ll contact you and get the details on your customization.
  4. Then we will start development and prepare your application for launch.