APD-Soft A-Forum is a web server add-on for MS IIS. It allows web server administrator to start a discussion forum or message board on the web site in 5-10 minutes without programming. Main features: 1. Automatically supports threaded discussion structure, convenient and easy for users to review and to reply. 2. As an ISAPI extension, works fast, taking the best from MS IIS architecture. 3. Supports up to 36 different forums controlled simultaneously by the same application instance. 4. Full remote administration capabilities, can be set up remotely. 5. Convenient administrative interface, supports multiple administrators and moderators. 6. Extensive customizing capabilities - choose from quick and simple background and font settings to the entire style redefinition with your own CSS data. 7. E-mail notifications automatically sent to users and to administrators. 8. Hidden e-mail mode: e-mail addresses of users can be hidden as a protection from spam. Embedded web mailer allows to send direct email replies by filling out a form. 9. Special modes: administrator approval for new postings, read-only mode, news and articles publishing mode, question-answer mode - allow to use A-Forum for handling and publishing various information on the web site. 10. Self-maintenance mode: old messages can be deleted automatically. 11. No ASP, .NET, FrontPage or any other special system support is required on the server - A-Forum needs just a bare MS IIS server to run. No programming of any kind is required to set up and to run the forum.