Download Forums - Best Software & Apps

  • GitHub for Windows

    1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A must have for developers and creators

    6
    301 votes
    • PROS:Vast community of creators, developers and professionals along with massive repositories of existing code to draw on, Slick user interface allow for easy access to all of GitHub's libraries, forums and your own projects, Versioning and repository controls make sure that you can monitor changes, review the most current versions and make sure that you create that perfectly working code
    • CONS:Filled with official and validated Microsoft scripting solutions, No tutorial , Exclusive to Microsoft
  • Game Maker

    Lite 8.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Create your own computer games

    6
    3348 votes
    • PROS:No programming experience necessary, Lots of instructions and user forums
    • CONS:Still takes some getting used to, Games limited by size
  • Wondershare QuizCreator

    4.0

    License
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    Platform
    Windows

    Create a huge range of professional quizzes and tests

    7
    66 votes
    • PROS:Great online and offline help - forums, tutorials, etc., Full-featured preview options, Excellent range of configuration options, Layout and appearance fully configurable
    • CONS:Slightly buggy
  • Destiny Companion

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    iPhone

    Bring Destiny with you!

    9
    1 vote
    • PROS:Messages, Forums and news about Destiny will keep you informed when you're on the go, Check character stats and quest information on your mobile device
    • CONS:Does not allow you to change settings, information only
  • WordReference Translator

    1.5.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Instant translations in Firefox thanks to WordReference

    5
    6 votes
    • PROS:Instant translation embedded in Firefox, Support for dozens of language combinations, Access to WordReference forums
    • CONS:Pop-up window is not very usable, Opens up in a whole new tab
  • BitNami concrete5 CMS Stack

    5.5.1-0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    concrete5 CMS is a content management system that allows to deploy web applications, websites, stores and forums.

    10
    3 votes
    • phpBB

      Full Package 3.0.11

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Create an online community with this open-source bulletin board package

      3
      20 votes
      • PROS:Complete self-hosted message board package, Integrates with content management systems, Useful support forums available
      • CONS:Can be tricky to set up for novice users
    • SpeedyDev Forums

      1.0

      License
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      Platform
      Windows

      SpeedyDev Forums allows users to build online virtual communities...

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      • Powered Forums

        2.2

        License
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        Platform
        Windows

        Powered Forums is now equipped with an Events Calendar, support...

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        No votes yet
        • Powered Forums (Open Source-Single Server)

          2.2

          License
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          Platform
          Windows

          Powered Forums is now equipped with an Events Calendar, support...

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          No votes yet
          • SmartSupport

            V2.0

            License
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            Platform
            Web Apps

            SmartSupport is a unified knowledge base and community forums management platform that maximizes support ROI.

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            No votes yet
            • Amino Communities for Chat and Forums

              1.0.32

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              iPhone

              A free app for iPhone‚ by Narvii Inc

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              No votes yet
              • Emote Maker

                8.0.3

                License
                free Download
                Platform
                Windows

                Create your own smileys for chats, emails and even forums

                8
                17 votes
                • PROS:Easy to use, Good help, Random smiley generator, Add signs and clothes
                • CONS:Somewhat unstable
              • bbPress

                1.0.1

                License
                free Download
                Platform
                Mac
                Windows

                Excellent WordPress-style forum creation platform

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                No votes yet
                • PROS:Based on the same infrastructure as WordPress, Instant integration with WordPress blogs, Easy to create forums and administer them, Highly customizable with plug-ins
                • CONS:Still in early stages so plug-ins are limited, Requires your own hosting
              • Coolp

                6.0

                License
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                Platform
                Windows

                Customize your emails and forums

                4
                3 votes
                • QuietWrite

                  License
                  free
                  Platform
                  Web Apps

                  A quiet space to write on the web

                  3
                  5 votes
                  • PROS:Uncluttered, calm interface, Built-in word counter, Support forums available to voice opinions and add feature ideas, Option to export to WordPress blog
                  • CONS:No ability to follow or favorite other users and their work, Can't even make the most basic skin customizations, No avatar or public profile information available
                • ProjectForum

                  7.0

                  License
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                  Platform
                  Mac
                  Windows

                  Professional and easy web/wiki collaboration forums

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                  No votes yet
                  • PROS:Easy to configure and use, no tech skills required, Mixture between forum and wiki
                  • CONS:Help is only available as downloadable PDF file
                • Web Forum Reader

                  1.11

                  License
                  free Download
                  Platform
                  Windows

                  Keep track of your favourite forums

                  7
                  6 votes
                  • PROS:Helps you keep track of multiple forums, Very easy to use, Accepts many types of forums
                  • CONS:Interface is very plain, Doesn't accept all forum types
                • Yuedu Forum Viewer

                  1.4

                  License
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                  Platform
                  Windows

                  Yuedu Forum Viewer is designed for view forums and conferences....

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                  No votes yet
                  • The Pentacore

                    License
                    free Download
                    Platform
                    Windows

                    Browser-based online MMORPG

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                    No votes yet
                    • PROS:Lots of depth, Attractive environments, Integrated chat and forums
                    • CONS:Confusing interface, Terrible English translation,
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