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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. We welcome you to test it for yourself today. If you have any questions please visit our Community Forum where our staff and members of the community will be happy to assist you with anything from configuring the software to modifying the code for individual needs. Learn more about phpBB.


Latest phpBB Announcements and Blog Posts


  • 17
    Apr
    2016
    Announcement

    Greetings all, We are pleased to announce the release of phpBB 3.1.9 "Bertie's virtual reality beach". This version is a maintenance release of the 3.1.x branch which fixes various smaller … read more

  • 23
    Feb
    2016
    Announcement

    Greetings all, We are pleased to announce the release of phpBB 3.1.8 "Bertie's late Valentine's present". This version is a maintenance release of the 3.1.x branch which fixes various … read more

  • 11
    Jan
    2016
    Announcement

    Greetings all, We are pleased to announce the release of phpBB 3.1.7-PL1 "The Bertie Awakens". This version is a maintenance and security release of the 3.1.x branch which fixes various … read more

  • 29
    Mar
    2016
    Blog Post

    Hello extension writers! At phpBB's conference in Prague last year, nickvergessen created a tool that makes getting an extension project started super easy!  phpBB Extension Skeleton The … read more

  • 26
    Mar
    2016
    Blog Post

    On October 28th, 2014, we published phpBB 3.1 Ascraeus, the culmination of nearly 8 years of development since phpBB 3.0—an eternity when it comes to web development. We learned our lesson from … read more

  • 09
    Aug
    2015
    Blog Post

    Any of you who have tried to access phpBB over the past few days might have experienced a variety of different errors, most notably one about being unable to find the database `phpbb`. This is the … read more