Discussion Board Plus
Take your SharePoint discussion board to the next level with enhanced forum features
Overview of Features
Discussion Board Plus provides a powerful, dynamic alternative to SharePoint discussion boards.
Cut through the chatter and get to the heart of the matter quickly and easily.
- Elevate the most important topics to the top of the board with the Sticky option
- Make new, unanswered, sticky, private, and locked topics easy to see with custom Icons
- Keep your boards organized by Moving topics to other Discussion Board Plus lists
Public Discussions, Private Chats
Maximize time-efficiency and privacy with multiple easy options.
- Minimize time spent searching your discussion list by using Suggested and Verified answers. Tag single or multiple posts as Verified answers
- Respond instantly to a new discussion by directly replying via email
- Keep sensitive information hidden with private posts and private replies
Enrich your posts with a range of dynamic options.
- Embed Videos into topics and replies
- Boost engagement by allowing users to rate posts, replies, and topics, then add some flare to your discussions by using emoji
- Similar to a discussion board app, you can provide feedback at a glance with the option to Like posts
Easy To Use
Surf the boards with ease and speed for maximum results and satisfaction.
- Enhanced navigation
- Enhanced pagination, filtering, and tagging
- A powerful, intuitive search tool to get you to content faster than a forum
Get to the Heart of the Discussion
Share and collaborate while protecting site content and private information.
Status of Topics
Create a discussion board and view the status of a topic at a glance via the icon or tooltips.
Post Status Indicators
Highlight Multiple Replies
Move between topics using the Previous and Next functions instead of using a sharepoint list:
Integrated Search Interface
Post via Email
Private Topics and Replies
Allow Anonymous Users
Multiple Rating Options
Select from 3 types of rating controls.
Add Likes* to topics
Integration with Other Bamboo Products (Sold Separately)
Insert videos into topics and replies from the following sources:
From Video Library, From Computerand From Link.
Set custom and conditional alerts such as Notify me only if a post with the correct answer is available, using CAML query or rich text builders.
Project Management Central:
Improve collaboration by adding Discussion Board Plus to your project sites.
|Feature||Discussion Board Plus||SharePoint 2013||SharePoint 2016||SharePoint 2019|
|Lock Topic||✔||Under Review|
|Status Icons||✔||Under Review|
|View Count||✔||Under Review|
|Private Topics and Replies||✔||Under Review|
|Suggest Answers||✔||Under Review|
|Move Topics||✔||Under Review|
|Automatically subscribe to email alerts||✔||Under Review|
This product is available and fully supported as a perpetual license as an individual purchase. Non-Production environments are ½ price. Education and Non-Profit pricing are available, please contact sales.