WP-Forum

Download: WP-Forum version 2.4

Notice

Version 2+ is not backwards compatible with earlier version.

FAQ

Q. My theme is too narrow, how do I remove the sidebar in my theme?
A. Instructions here.
For further support questions please use the support forum.

Description

Simple discussion forum plugin for WordPress.

Requirements

Installing

  1. Copy the content of the zip-file to wp-content/plugins
  2. Go and activate the plugin.
  3. Create a page from the page tab
  4. Click on the HTML button in WordPress and then insert:
    <!--WPFORUM-->
  5. Go to settings->wp-forum and start adding groups and forums.
  6. You must then visit the WP-Forum options panel in WP admin.
  7. Setup a link in your theme to your forum (unless you have your pages auto-linking in the navagation menu)
  8. To show the latest acitvity in the sidebar go to design->widgets and add the WP- forum widget. Or add
    <?php latest_activity(numbers_to_show);?>

    anywhere in your template. Where “numbers_to_show” is an actual number, defaults to 5.

  9. Important; If you upload a new version go to plugin managment and deactivate and then re-activate WP-Forum.
  10. Visit the structure page of the wp-forum managment.
  11. IMPORTANT: Got to the skin tab and activate a skin