Advanced Electron Forums (AEF)
The full name of AEF is Advanced Electron Forum. This bulletin board software is free software. It is written in PHP and MySQL. Some great feautures that users speak of : 1) WYSIWYG Editors 2) JS DOCK for easy navigation(A first from AEF) 3) Customizable Themes 4) News System with articles 5) ShoutBox 6) Calendar 7) Report Posts 8) Suggest Framework 9) Threaded Mode for topics 10) Preview Posts 11) Users who have read a topic 12) RSS Feeds 13) Smart Redirects 14) Group Legends 15) Domdrag for reordering Categories, Forums, emoticons (A new feature included for the first time ever in a forum software.) These are just some of the features. 16) Database and file backup from within the Admin CP. 17) Multiple Languages 18) UTF-8 Supported 19) Search Engine Optimization Tools 20) IP Ban 21) W3C Validated AEF has a very simple and easy to use Administration Panel and installing this software is a piece of cake! You can install new themes, customize themes the way you want.