An online discussion site where people can hold conversations in the form of posted messages. Also known as a message board.

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How to post to Intel support community with username instead of real name?

I just posted to one of the Intel support communities. The post displayed my real name instead of my username, so I deleted it. As you can see in the list of discussions for a community, people can ...
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How to change my email in howtoforge.com?

Unbelievable, but I cant find where change my email account at howtoforge.com. I'm right now wondering if that site ask me for an email address. Any idea of how to change my emails address on that web ...
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Misterious tweak

I just visited the 9gag profile of azulito3000 and the background of his profile is blue. I don't see an option to do that anywhere in my UI. How is that possible?
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Is it possible to search over multiple Google Forums from one search box?

I've embedded several Google forums in our website, found at: http://appinventor.mit.edu/explore/forums.html, following the general guidelines found at: ...
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How can I read an entire forum thread in one page, minus all the noise?

Sometimes there is very valuable information buried in forum threads that span hundreds of pages, like this one about the very inexpensive IPS monitors available from South Korea on overclock.net. ...
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Google Groups: Tool for a moderation team to monitor which threads have been solved?

We are 7 people answering questions on a 20 messages/day Google Group. We try to resolve all problems. How to make sure no question is left behind? Also, if it could allow us to focus on ...
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An app which can secretly connect two parties to exchange messages [closed]

This is a situation. I have a hired contractor and a client. A client gave me a job asking me to find someone to finish it. I did. But now a client and my contractor has to talk to each other to solve ...
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vBulletin feeds (RSS) for threads and subforums

Howto read a vBulletin board with feed reader? Wish to subscribe to some threads and also complete subforums. Is there a RSS feature which can be enabled by administrator? Some hidden feature? I know ...
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Anonymous Forum Software [closed]

This is probably an unusual use case, but is there forum software available that provides anonymous posts only? At the same time, I would like it to be a private, invite-only forum. This means that ...
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Private discussion form [closed]

Is there any private discussion forum service provided by google. Please suggest me any best private discussion forum online which is free to register. thanks
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What good free forum engines are out there? [closed]

I'm looking for a forum engine for my website, which will look modern, easy to use and follow lengthy discussions. Most of the times people hear "forum" they imagine unresponsive phpBB with terrible ...
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A bug tracker service that can can also handle user feedback and community support?

Shipping date for the 1.0 of our product is nearing. It has known issues and missing features, but we'd like to release early, be transparent about missing stuff, and be responsive and prioritised on ...
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Free application for local community? [closed]

I want to help out in a local community/support group for parents of children with ADHD (Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder). To organize the group we need a place to communicate, organize ...
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Make watch feature e-mail post contents for PHPBB

I use PHPBB's watch post/forums feature quite a lot. I get really tired of having to click on the e-mail to go to the board and see the new posts though. Is there some way to make it so that the ...
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HTML, Markdown or Textile support in LinkedIn discussion groups

Does LinkedIn support HTML, Markdown or Textile in their discussion groups? I wrote a long comment in a discussion group on LinkedIn that would have been much easier to read if I could give it some ...
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Is there any web app for playing mafia? [closed]

Mafia is being played on IRC and Internet forums. But is there a specific software for this?
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Q&A Platform similar to Stack Exchange model?

I absolutely love the Stack Exchange model for asking Questions and voting on answers. I have been looking at different forum platforms and at the moment I am considering either Vanilla, but likely ...
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Forum application with user customize home page?

Is there any forum software out there that have the option for the user to customize their homepage? Means they can check their rss feed, news etc before jump to the forum. Any free/paid sofware for ...
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What forum software does Vimeo use?

What forum software does Vimeo use?
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What's the best place to discuss something privately? [closed]

I've been considering putting together a business proposal, and I would like to find a place to discuss this online with other collaborators privately. I also want to make sure that the data doesn't ...
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Notifications of replies to posts in SourceForge.net

I'm using a SourceForge.net forum and I was wondering if I can subscribe to my posts in order to get email notifications when someone replies. I'm currently using "Monitoring" functionality, but it ...
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What forum software is powering Hulu Discussions?

What (if any) forum software is powering Hulu Discussions? I cant figure it out. I would say it is custom, but I swear I have seen very similar functionality and layout before.
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What's a good site to setup a support forum?

I have a small software company and we have a forum (WebWiz Forums) on our site. Honestly, with all the spammer attacks, it's more hassle than it's worth. I'd like to outsource the forum to some ...
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Can the Disqus commenting system be used as a full-blown forum?

Disqus is a pretty neat little comment system. Does it have the ability to be turned into a full-blown community forum. Has anyone managed to successfully hack/customize Disqus in this way?
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What are the forums for internet startup founders? [closed]

What are the forums for internet startup founders? (I hope if I remove the word best it is not argumentative anymore? Please do not close this question unless you add an answer here)
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Is there a web service platform for opening forums? (like wordpress.com but for forums) [closed]

I know of Google Groups. I would appreciate any pros/cons for the suggested service. (Google Groups are only open for users with a Gmail account—that's a con...) Thanks Update: Sorry for not being ...
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How do I sort search results by date in Google Support Forums?

Google's official support forums leave a lot to be desired as far as finding helpful information (they really should be powered by StackExchange!) Is there any way to sort search results by date ...
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Market leading forum software?

Which systems are considered to be the market leaders in user numbers, reputation and features in the forum software (as opposed to hosted service) field?
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Forum software with a nice mobile interface [closed]

I'd like to provide a support forum for my mobile app. Of course many people will be viewing this from a mobile browser and most forum software looks terrible on a mobile interface. Is anyone aware ...
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Online forum software or services

What forum software is out there? I've used PhpBB in the past, but that was a long time ago and I'm guessing there might be better stuff out there. My requirements are: registration required to ...
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How can I delete my account/profile from asp.net forums?

I've created a profile to asp.net forums which has my full name as username and I don't want it to be displayed on my every posts. If I can change username then good, otherwise I want to delete that ...