Now that we are on new forum software, it seems nice to have a list of "where did ___________ go"
Feature in UBB
Location in JForum
Next/previous buttons between pages
Use the page numbers to navigate a thread
Next/previous buttons between threads
Open multiple tabs from the forum list to view threads in order
My Bookmarks implements the bookmarking part, but be aware that JForum has no page that lists all the topics you're watching. If you ever receive a notification about a topic you're no longer interested in, go to the topic page and click the "Stop Watching" button at the bottom. You can also delete all watches on the My Profile page.
UBBFriend: Email this page to someone
JForum does not support this
Private Messages: Ignore List and Buddy List
JForum does not support these
UBB tag - list start/end
JForum uses pairs of
rather than an explicit start/end
UBB e-mail tag
Gone. You can type name AT domain DOT com if you don't want to post it in plain text. Posting e-mails is rare anyway and pretty much limited to the jobs discussion forum
Some of them look a bit different, but they're all available, most of them with the same shortcuts.
Click on the member's name to see the full profile with the member id. It's also the # in the link.
Accented characters in display name and signature
If your accents didn't get through OK, you can fix them in your profile. Click the My Profile link at the top of the page.
My home page
Click your profile and see website entry
How to delete a post
Posts can not be deleted (UBB supported this, but JForum doesn't.)
While UBB allows the sender of a PM to see whether it has been read, JForum does not support this.