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Recommend a good and very simple .Net forum

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Hello.  I need a simple forum that will run under IIS.  I tried YetAnotherForum and never got it to work right.  The machine is Windows XP -- not a server.  The forum is a simple, in-house users' group to facilitate idea-sharing and tips between about 30 people in the building who use LaserFiche software.  The guy who will be administering it is even less .Net informed than I am, so simplicity is key.  Nothing fancy.  Just a place for people to post questions and answers.  Heck, security can be as simple as checking usernames and passwords against a flat text file.  

Jeremy
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I like, and use, ASPNetForum...
Available here: http://www.jitbit.com/asp-net-forum.aspx
 
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have you seen these starter kits: http://www.asp.net/community/projects/
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nmarun: The guy who needs the forum wants it to be hosted in-house.

Espavo: ASPNetForum costs $99.  This solution has to be free.

emoreau: The only forum in there is YetAnotherForum and I never had luck with it.  I kept getting all of these database errors.
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Okay, guys.  Thanks for all the suggestions.  I have plenty to chew on now.

Jeremy
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