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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 extensions 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
Hello, Our hosting provider, OSUOSL, will be performing some maintenance on the infrastructure that powers www.phpbb.com on Wednesday 7th June at 5pm PDT (1am 8th June UTC). It is estimated to take … read more
Dear community, We will be having some scheduled server maintenance today, Monday May 1st, at 22:30 UTC and should last approximately 1 hour. During this time our various sites may experience some … read more
We're thrilled to announce that phpBB will be participating in Google Summer of Code 2017 . This is our 4th time taking part in GSoC and we'll be working hard to ensure it's the best year yet … read more
In the last article I looked at setting up a simple development environment on Windows using WAMP. If you would like to review that, please visit … read more
What you’ll need: WAMP QuickInstall phpBB 3.2 As software developers the most important aspect of the development process is setting up a local development environment. The vast majority of web … read more
By now you may have heard about “Cloudbleed”, the recently discovered vulnerability affecting users of Cloudflare’s SSL proxy service. In short, websites that utilized the service were affected … read more
Greetings all, With the release of phpBB 3.2.0 almost upon us (it will be released on the 7th January), after a few hours of maintenance, we’re glad to say that phpBB.com is now running on phpBB … read more