Last Updated phpBB 2 Hacks

Important: Official security patches no longer offered for phpBB 2.

Name and Description Versions SupportedDated Updated
Announcement Suite
Displays announcements on index and/or above forums of the same category according to the user's permissions. Permissions based.
2.0.4 - 2.0.6July 20, 2010
Categories Hierarchy (Sub Forums)
This hack allows you to have sub forums and sub categories on your phpBB and also gives you the ability to add forum links (links displayed as forums).
2.0.20July 20, 2010
Japanese Language Pack for phpBB Auction
Japanese language pack for phpBB Auction.
2.0.22April 23, 2010
Posting Template
Let's the admin specify a posting template on per forum basis.
2.0.22March 22, 2010
Multiple File Uploads
Allows users (all who can upload) to upload more then one file at a time in the upload form.
2.0.6 - 2.0.10March 22, 2010
Uses a text based captcha for guest posters, so that they have to enter the code before their post goes through.
2.0.0 - 2.0.21March 19, 2010
Smilie Hide Hack
Allows administrators to hide specific smilie icons from the selection area in posts and PMs. The smilie can still be used by typing the smilie code directly in the post or PM.
2.0.22March 6, 2010
Group Members by Character
Adds a line of characters on top of the memberlist when viewing the group members.
2.0.23February 22, 2010
View Banlist Content
Shows the content from the banlist table and includes a delete link after each row, allowing you to remove bans that are currently in place.
2.0.23February 21, 2010
Allows users to add an image link through the posting box and then the picture will be uploaded and displayed in the topic.
2.0.17 - 2.0.23February 13, 2010
Admin Panel for Junior Admins and Mods
Allows you to define restricted access for junior admins and moderators to your admin control panel.
2.0.4 - 2.0.22February 7, 2010
Version of the popular numbers puzzle that can be played on your phpBB.
2.0.23January 15, 2010
Social Bookmarking Buttons
Adds in each thread a series of buttons for all of the major social bookmarking sites including Digg, Reddit, Furl and others.
2.0.22January 7, 2010
Remove Forum Moderators
Removes the display of forum moderators under each forum on the index.
2.0.22October 10, 2009
deviantART Profile Hack
Adds a new field to user profiles where users can enter their deviantART profile.
2.0.15 - 2.0.23August 9, 2009
Advanced BBCode Box (IM Portal)
Allows you to more easily add YouTube, Google Videos, etc. to your IM Portal pages. It replaces the default blocks editor with the Advanced BBCode Box.
2.0.22July 30, 2009
Auto Group
Allows you to make it so that a user can be added to a group based upon their post count.
2.0.5 - 2.0.8July 22, 2009
Confirmation Topic
This hack blocks the access for defined forums until the user will confirm one special topic.
2.0.6 - 2.0.22July 20, 2009
View Your Own Profile
This hack allows you to view your own profile.
2.0.0 - 2.0.6July 1, 2009
phpBB 2.x Shoutbox
Simple PHP and AJAX shoutbox script that is fully integrated with the phpBB system.
2.0.0 - 2.0.23June 30, 2009