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Ok i have a wordpress site network. I would like to setup a support forum for my site. But i don't want users to signup in different pages. I mean i want my users to use the same wordpress login credentials in forum too. Is there any forum plugin available there. Thanks
PS: Is it possible using bbpress?

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take a look at Mingle Forum plugin, which is nice, simple and did the job for me on a couple of sites.

also bbPress looks promesing but its still in a beta stage like @Rarst pointed out.

and last you have SimplePress which is by far the most feature rich forum plugin I've seen.

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+1 Simplepress is what i want. Thanks for the intro. –  Giri Jul 22 '11 at 12:22

Yes! bbPress is the best way to go. There are two options for you. Either the standalone version or the new WordPress plugin named bbPress. Give them a spin, you will find the latter one easy to start up a forum but former has a good number of plugins, whereas the new plugin doesn't have much plugins as of now.

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Note that plugin version is considered beta so far, might not be good idea to use it on large live network. –  Rarst Jul 22 '11 at 11:34

Ive been testing out Vanilla forums and it works well, should check it out.

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