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Hi, just started my own gaming (cliche huh?) and really am not too familiar with the popular mods or anything of that matter.

What I was looking for was just some help on what the "must have" mods for every forum would be Big Grin
It depends on what you want to do, and how much power your hosting has:
You Must Have them all! Smile

Headlines 2 MyBB (1.2.1)
Get the latest entry('s) of an RSS file at the top of your index page. For MyBB 1.4.x
Created by R. Kuiper Activate
Registration Checkboxes Plugin (1.1)
Adds configuration options for setting the status of the checkboxes that display during user registration.
Donate $5 toward further development - A great way to say thanks or place a feature request.
Created by Thomas Hruska, CubicleSoft Core Deactivate Uninstall
Slide Bar (1.1)
Slide Bar on the left side.
Created by Joey_Pham423 Activate
A Logout Variable (1.01)
A sample plugin that helps you login
Created by MyBB Groupies Activate
AdminCP Dropdown Menus (1.0)
Makes the main menus in the AdminCP dropdown menus for faster access.
Created by ZiNgA BuRgA Activate
Redirect the members after they activate their account. (1.0)
It will redirect your members to an url of your choosing after they activate their account.
Created by babjusi Deactivate
Add Spiders (0.1)
Add more spiders to your data base
Created by Thor2705 Activate
Admins can log into Users' accounts (1.0)
Allows admins to log into another user's account via their profile, and quickly swap back to their account via the Logout link.
Created by ZiNgA BuRgA Activate
Admin Security Enhancements (1.01)
Fixes some vulerabilities in the AdminCP, suggested by frostschutz.
Created by ZiNgA BuRgA Activate
Ads after first post (2.2)
Displays ads after the posts in your forums.
Created by MyBBoard.de Activate
Advanced Quick Reply Form (1.0.3)
This plugin adds the MyCode Editor and the Smilie Inserter to the Quick Reply form.
Created by Phenomenon Deactivate Uninstall
A Hello Today #2 (1.02)
Another sample plugin that helps you login
Created by MyBB Groupies Deactivate
Ajax PM Notification (1.8)
Checks automatic for new PM in background.
Created by Sebastian Wunderlich Activate
Akismet (1.2.1)
Akismet is a program that helps prevent SPAM on your forum.
Created by MyBB Group Install & Activate
Allow user to browse forum (1.0)
Allows only one user to browse a specific forum by blocking permissions to other users.
Created by Pirata Nervo Deactivate
Latest Attachment Gallery (1.4)
This plugin displays the latest x number of image attachments from a certain forum.
Created by Jeff Chan Install & Activate
Attachment Downloads Log (1.0)
Logs who downloads attachments.
Created by Pirata Nervo Activate
Attachments On Reply (1.0.1)
This plugin hides attached file(s) for guests and for members who haven't replied to the topic.
Created by Phenomenon Deactivate Uninstall
Auto Media (1.1.7)
Embeds automatically videos and music from different sites in posts
Created by Mario Heine Deactivate Uninstall
AutoMove (1.2)
Automatically closes and/or moves threads from one forum to another after the threads become a certain age.
Created by KuJoe Deactivate
Autoset cookie paths (2.0)
This will autoset the cookie paths
Created by CraKteR Activate
Buy Points (1.0)
Allows your users to buy points using paypal
Created by Nickman Deactivate
Bad Words - Quick access (0.9.7 beta)
Allow to quickly add bad words bij selecting them.
Created by Robin Kuiper Activate
Calender Warner (1.1)
This plugin shows a warning when there is an event on the calendar.
Created by Paretje Activate
Classic Author Column (1.0.4)
Classic Author Column in forumdisplay threads
Created by ELY M. Activate
Auto-Collapse Quick Reply (1.1)
A basic plugin that auto-collapses the Quick Reply.
Created by Tomm M Install & Activate
Contact form (0.1)
Provides a simple contact form for your forum
Created by spyka Webmaster Install & Activate
Contest Creator (1.2)
This plugin allows you to create contests from Admin CP.
Created by Pirata Nervo Activate Uninstall
Cool Codes (1.1)
Syntax Highlighting plus better looking code box.
Created by ZiNgA BuRgA Activate
Duplicate Posts (1.0)
This will add an additional moderation tool which allows posts to be duplicated via Inline Post Moderation. If only one post is selected, the post may be "dissected" or split.
Created by ZiNgA BuRgA Activate
Coupon Codes Generator (1.0)
This adds a page to your forums which generates coupon codes.
Created by Pirata Nervo Deactivate
Custom Online Status (1.5)
This plugin allows users to set a custom online status which will appear instead of the real status.
Created by Pirata Nervo Activate
Dev Comments (1.0)
Developer comment boxes (Addon to Vote).
Created by Sayak Banerjee Install & Activate
Default Profile (2.1.0)
Gives new users who register a default avatar, signature, and profile options. For MyBB 1.4.x.
Created by DennisTT Activate
Default New Thread Layout (1.2)
This plugin allows admins to set a custom layout for new threads in certain forums.
Created by Pirata Nervo Deactivate
Donation Page (1.1)
Sets up a page where your users can donate to your PayPal account.
Created by MyBBWebHost Deactivate
Dynamic Board URL (1.0)
Changes the board URL dynamically based on requested page (only switches to HTTPS if applicable)
Created by ZiNgA BuRgA Activate
Easter Egg Hunt (1.0)
Allows for an easter egg hunt in threads.
Created by Jesse Labrocca Deactivate
Easy Affiliates (1.5)
Allows you to add Affilitates with Ease
Created by Samuel Deactivate Uninstall
Easy MyCodes (1.0)
Removes the need to understand regex to make MyCodes.
Created by ZiNgA BuRgA Deactivate
MyBB eCellular (1.1.2)
Allows your users to view your forums from their cell phones!
Created by Tikitiki Deactivate
Edit Reason (1.1)
Allows your users to put a reason why they edited their post.
Created by DougSD Install & Activate
Show Events on Index (2.0)
Shows events on Index under whosonline.
Created by CraKteR Activate
Extended Buddy System (1.4)
Adds new features to the current buddy system.
Created by Pirata Nervo Deactivate
Extra Thread Fields (1.1)
Admins can add extra extra fields to the new thread page.
Created by Pirata Nervo Deactivate
FancyZoom (1.2)
Open images and thumbnails with FancyZoom.
Created by Sebastian Wunderlich Activate
Fast Menu (0.2b)
ACP Fast Drop Down Menus
Created by dvb Deactivate
ChangUonDyU - First post on all pages (1.1)
Show first post on all pages when viewing thread
Created by ChangUonDyU Deactivate Uninstall
Fit on Page (2.2)
Resizes embeded images in posts to fit the page and not run over.
Created by - G33K - Activate
Force Users to View a Thread (1.0)
This plugin allows you to set a thread as 'must read' by your members.
Created by DragonFever Deactivate
Minimum posts to enter forums. (1.0)
It sets a minimum number of posts for your users in order to to enter forums.
Created by babjusi Activate
New Thread with Rules (1.0)
Your from users open the new thread with rules.
Created by LowBattery Install & Activate
Adsense Ads. on Forumdisplay (1.0)
Show your adsense ads. on forumdisplay.
Created by LowBattery Install & Activate
Game Section (1.2)
Makes a powerfull system for playing games on your MyBB board.
Created by Paretje Deactivate Uninstall
MyPlaza Turbo plugin for the "Game Section 1.2 RC3" (1.0)
This plugin allows users to receive money from high scores and for being a champion of a game.
Created by Pirata Nervo Deactivate
NewPoints plugin for the "Game Section" (1.0)
This plugin allows users to receive money from high scores and for being a champion of a game.
Created by Pirata Nervo Deactivate
Google Analytics (1.5)
Adds Google Analytics tracking code to every page.
Created by Sebastian Wunderlich Activate
Global Templates (1.0)
Allows the administrator to specify a template to be usable on any page. Primaraly meant for theme makers or users.
Created by Firestryke31 Deactivate Uninstall
Group Notice (1.0)
Allows you to set a notice displayed to certain groups.
Created by Jammerx2 Deactivate
Google SEO (1.1.7)
Google Search Engine Optimization as described in the official Google's SEO starter guide. Please see the documentation for details.
Created by Andreas Klauer Install & Activate
Group Legends By Alsofts Forum (1.0)
Shows User Groups Legends On Index Page.
Created by Nano Activate
Memberships in Profile (1.0)
Displays what usergroups a user is in on their profile page.
Created by ZiNgA BuRgA Deactivate
Guests see no posts. (1.0)
It will allow you to hide the contents of posts from guests.
Created by babjusi Activate
Guests and lurkers combined message (1.0)
It will show a message to guests and lurkers with 0 posts
Created by babjusi Activate
Hello World! (1.0)
A sample plugin that prints hello world and prepends the content of each post to 'Hello world!'
Created by MyBB Group Activate
Help Center (1.4)
Adds a powerful Help Center to MyBB.
Created by Pirata Nervo Deactivate
Hide deleted posts/threads (1.0)
Hides deleted posts/threads instead of completely removing them from the database.
Created by Pirata Nervo Activate
Hide IP Admin in Posts. (1.0)
It will allow you to hide the IP of Admins in Posts.
Created by babjusi Deactivate
Hide Links (3.0)
Show a message when links hided.
Created by DragonFever - Gelistirmeler: dared Activate
Highlight Sticky Threads (1.0)
This plugin allows admins to highlight sticky threads in forum display.
Created by Pirata Nervo Activate
Iframe BBcode (1.0beta)
Uses [iframe] tags for iframe codes.
Created by willischong Deactivate
*<imei> Admin Shortcuts! (1.0.0)
This plugin add yours shortcuts to AdminCP dashboard!
Created by imei Addmimistrator Deactivate Uninstall
*<imei> Join Permissions! (1.0.0)
Allows you to specify which "joinable group" is joinable for which "usergroups"
Created by imei Addmimistrator Deactivate Uninstall
*imeiNoQinQ! (2.0.1)
Clean up your nested Quotes in newreply page also in Quick Quote box. This plugin make your post to carry just LAST quote and not all of them.So most externall Quote remains and others will clean.
Created by imei Addmimistrator Deactivate
*<imei> One Signature Of One User Per Page! (1.0.0)
In a thread, showing a user's signature for more than one time is not beauty.this plugin shows only first post's signature of a user and other posts of that user has not signature; so your thread's view will better.
Created by imei Deactivate
Imprint Plugin (1.4)
An Imprint for your MyBB!
Created by Chrissi Install & Activate
MyCode Plugin: Internal Linking (1.0)
This Plugin offers several MyCodes to easy and fast link to threads, posts, user profiles or forums.
Created by Zwoetzen Deactivate
Invitation Only (1.0)
Makes your site Invitation Only AKA Gmail
Created by Nick Activate
Latest News (1.2)
This is a page that is configured to display news from a forum. Please Backup Your Databases before continuing.
Created by Nick Browne Deactivate
Link Exchange Center Plugin (1.0)
Use the plugin display your link exchange codes from forum index.
Created by LowBattery Install & Activate
Locked Thread Quick Reply Warning (1.0)
Simple plugin which emphasises to mods/admins that a thread is locked, by making the background of the quick reply box red.
Created by ZiNgA BuRgA Deactivate
Login Password Conversion (1.0)
Converts passwords to the correct type when logging in. To be used in conjunction with the MyBB Merge System.
Created by MyBB Group Deactivate
Redirect the members after they log in. (1.0)
It will redirect your members to an url of your choosing after they log in.
Created by babjusi Activate
LockOldThreads (1.0)
Automatically locks old threads after X days based on the last reply.
Created by KuJoe Activate
Extra Moderator Permissons (1.2)
A plugin that provides extra control on Moderators.
Created by Tomm M Deactivate Uninstall
Mod User Notes (1.3)
Allows Super Moderators and Administrators to keep notes on users in their User Profile.
Created by ZiNgA BuRgA Deactivate Uninstall
MyMood (1.0 Beta)
This will show user mood for current day.
Created by Hamid Nozari & jnd52 Activate
Must Post (1.0)
Users must post in a specific forum before they can post anywhere else.
Created by Jammerx2 Activate
Multiple reputations (2.0)

Created by CraKteR Deactivate
My Ad Manager (1.1.4)
The Ultimate Mybb Ad Management System
Created by Jesse Labrocca Activate
My Favourite Posts (1.0)
Allows member to add posts in their favourite list to view them whenever they wish.
Created by Munjal Deactivate Uninstall
My Advertisements (1.5)
This plugin adds advertizements zones to your forum.
Created by Pirata Nervo Activate
MyBank v1.3 (1.3)
Save Your MYPS And Increase It!
Created by LeX- Deactivate Uninstall
MyBlogs (1.0)
A blog plugin for MyBB
Created by Nickman Activate
ChangUonDyU - Show Custom MyCode Button (1.0)
Show Custom Mycode Button on Editor
Created by ChangUonDyU Activate
MyCodes Pack (1.0)
Adds many additional MyCodes.
Created by ZiNgA BuRgA Deactivate
MyDownloads (1.4)
MyDownloads is a module which adds a downloads page to your forum.
Created by Pirata Nervo Deactivate
MyIPN (2.2)
MyIPN Paypal Subscription
Created by Jesse Labrocca Deactivate Uninstall
MyLists (1.2)
This plugin creates a global 'todo' list page.
Created by Joe Cotton Deactivate
My Permissions (1.0)
This plugin allows you set which groups can't execute certain actions.
Created by Pirata Nervo Deactivate
MyPlaza Turbo (Public) (0.3.0)
A powerful, extensible, fast and flexible shop/money system for MyBB.
Created by Pirata Nervo Deactivate Uninstall
MYPS (1.3)
My Points System
Created by Jesse Labrocca Deactivate Uninstall
Minimum MYPS For View Attachment && PPV. (1.0)
Minimum MYPS For View Attachment && PPV.
Created by LeX- Deactivate
MYPS Per Login. (1.0)
Gain MYPS Everytime You Log In. (Every 24h)
Created by LeX- Deactivate
Buy UserGroup Access With MYPS (1.0)
[MYPS ADDON]
Created by LeX- Deactivate Uninstall
My Question (1.3)
Allows thread authors and staff to lock a topic, and declare it as SOLVED.
Created by Unlimited020 Deactivate
MyStaff v1.1 (1.1)
PayOut Your Staff Members In An Easy Way
Created by LeX- Deactivate
MyTracker (1.0.2)
A Bug / Project Tracker for MyBB
Created by Tomm M » Xekko Activate
MyTrader (1.0)
A simple buying/selling system
Created by Nickman Deactivate
MyTwitterBB (2.4)
This allows users to have their twitter feed be displayed on the forum for both profile and global twitter accounts.
Created by Nick Browne Activate Uninstall
myUserTitle Plugin! (0.5)
Allows the use of MyCode within Custom UserTitles
Created by flash.tato Deactivate
Name BBCode (1.0.2)
Show the name of the person who viewing the tag
Created by Tikitiki Deactivate
New Replies On My Threads (1.0)
Show New Replies of Your Own And Threads You\'ve Posted In.
Created by LeX- Deactivate
NewPoints (1.4)
NewPoints is a complex but efficient points system for MyBB.
Created by Pirata Nervo Deactivate Uninstall
Nofollow link (1.0)
A simple plugin that puts nofollow in your links
Created by TimB. Activate
Notify of Join Request (1.0)
Notifies leaders and or administrators of group join requests by private message
Created by Frank Nicholson Deactivate
Openfire-Integration (1.0.0 Beta 2)
Integrate Openfire to MyBulletinBoard.
Created by Home of the Sebijk.com Activate
Original Poster Image (1.0)
Shows an image for each post that the OP makes within a thread.
Created by Ryan Loos Activate
Page Manager (1.4)
Allows you to manage additional pages.
Created by Sebastian Wunderlich Deactivate Uninstall
Spaces in Parser (1.0)
Allows you to enter double, triple etc spaces into posts.
Created by ZiNgA BuRgA Deactivate
Permission Box For MyBB 1.4 (1.00)
Adds a permission box on the bottom of a few pages, like in vBulletin
Created by An00bIis Deactivate Uninstall
PHP and Template Conditionals (1.5)
Allows you to use conditionals and PHP code in templates.
Created by ZiNgA BuRgA Deactivate
Prevent Posts With Links (1.0)
Let Only Users With x Amount Of Posts or x Registration Days Post Links.
Created by LeX- Deactivate
Plugin Checker - User (1.1)
Users can check for plugin updates and new plugins.
Created by Pirata Nervo Deactivate
Plugin Editor (1.0)
Allows you to edit plugins from the ACP.
Created by RenegadeFan Deactivate
Private Messages Admin (2.4.1)
Gives admins the ability to look through their forums private messages.
Created by Tikitiki Activate
PM On Registration (1.2.0)
Automatically send a private message to newly registered users. For MyBB 1.4.x
Created by DennisTT Deactivate
Polls Vote Restrictions. (1.0)
It sets a minimum number of posts for your users in order to vote in polls.
Created by babjusi Deactivate
Post-URL Mod (1.1)
Outputs the Post-URL by clicking at the number in every post.
Created by XxAnimusxX Activate
Post Counter (1.0)
Count someone's posts since a certain date
Created by Pirata Nervo Deactivate
Post On Registration (1.1.4)
Automatically posts a message to newly registered users.
Created by Tikitiki Activate
Minimum of posts to send Personal Messages. (1.0)
It sets a minimum number of posts for your users in order to send Personal Messages.
Created by babjusi Deactivate
Prefix-Plugin (1.0)
adds a prefix before the thread-subject
Created by XxAnimusxX Install & Activate
Profile Change Restrictions. (1.0)
It sets a minimum number of posts for your users in order to change thier profile options.
Created by babjusi Activate
ProStats (1.7.5)
Professional stats for MyBB.
Created by SaeedGh Activate
Quick Reply PM (1.2)
Adds a quick reply to private messages.
Created by Pirata Nervo Deactivate
Quick Thread (1.0)
Makes a quick thread box on forumdisplay pages similar to the quick reply on showthread.
Created by ZiNgA BuRgA Deactivate Uninstall
Rate Ban. (1.0)
It will prevent thread owners from rating their own threads and certain users from rating threads.
Created by babjusi Deactivate
Redirect on register (2.0)
Redirects an user on register to an help page.
Created by CraKteR Deactivate
Additional registration condition. (1.0)
Adds an additional registration condition, eg. over age.
Created by TimB. Deactivate Uninstall
Redirect the members after they register at your forum. (1.0)
It will redirect your members to an url of your choosing after they register at your forum
Created by babjusi Deactivate
Colorful Announcements (1.0)
Show Colorful Announcements Forum Index
Created by LowBattery Install & Activate
Reply to Introduction (1.0)
A simple plugin that will automatically reply to a new thread in a specific forum
Created by Tom.M Deactivate Uninstall
Reported Posts Message (1.0)
This plugin shows a notification in posts that have been reported
Created by jnd52 Activate
Reputation Power (1.0)
Changes reputation power based on posts, time registered and time spent online like vBulletin.
Created by Jammerx2 Activate
Reputation Manager (1.2)
Gives admins the possibility to control and delete the reputations.
Created by Paretje Activate
Return to top postbit button (1.0)
Adds a 'Return to Top' button to the postbit.
Created by MattR Deactivate
Revenue Sharing! (1.0 Beta 2)
A plugin to share revenue of adsense ads.
Created by Asad Niazi Activate
Random Thread Link (1.0.1)
Adds a link which will direct a user to a random thread.
Created by ZiNgA BuRgA Deactivate
RSS To Post (1.2.2)
Parses RSS feeds and posts new items onto a specified forum. For MyBB 1.4.

See the "RSS To Post" section in the ACP Configuration Menu to configure this plugin.
Created by DennisTT Deactivate
Rules Page (1.1)
Adds A rules page to your forum.
Created by Samuel Deactivate
SCD Code Hide (Free SCD Plugin) (1.1)
When Activated It Will Hide The Contents Of Code and PHP Tags In Your Posts From Selected Groups.
Created by Dylan Myers Deactivate
Show Thread Notes in showthread. (1.1)
Displays, to moderators, moderator thread notes at the top of each thread (if set).
Created by ZiNgA BuRgA Deactivate
Signature Restriction. (1.0)
Restrict certain groups and users from creating signatures.
Created by babjusi Deactivate
Minimum of posts to be able to create signatures. (1.0)
It sets a minimum number of posts for your users in order to create signatures.
Created by babjusi Deactivate
Skype MyBB! (1.4.1)
Add a Skypeâ„¢ status button to users posts, useful to start a call/chat
Created by mavericck Activate
Social Sharing Button (1.0)
Displays social sharing button in posts
Created by jnd52 Activate
Signature of the Week (1.1.0)
Plugin for Signature of the week.
Created by Alex Install & Activate
Spoiler BBCode (1.4)
Hides text specified in the [spoiler] tag.
Created by Sephiroth Deactivate
Staff Applications (1.2)
This plugin creates a page which allows users to apply for staff.
Created by Pirata Nervo Deactivate
Staff applications (0.1)
Allows users to apply for staff applications.
Created by Pirata Nervo Activate
Disable Special Characters in Usernames (1.0)
Only allows users to sign up with usernames container letters, numbers and the underscore (_) character.
Created by ZiNgA BuRgA Activate
Stops Self Rating (1.0)
Prevents a user from rating their own threads.
Created by Jesse LaBrocca Deactivate
Tabbed Menu (1.1)
Adds tabbed menu to your index page.
Created by Jesse Labrocca Activate
Thank You/Like System (1.1)
Adds option for users to Thank the user for the post or 'Like' the post.
Created by - G33K - Install & Activate
Thread Description (1.2)
This Plugin makes it possible to add a description to your threads.
Created by kastun Install & Activate
Minimum posts to enter threads. (1.0)
It sets a minimum number of posts for your users in order to enter certain threads.
Created by babjusi Deactivate
ThreadRedirect Plugin! (0.2.1)
If you want to create a thread that when open redirect user to another link.
Created by flash.tato Deactivate Uninstall
Thread Tooltip Preview (1.31)
Allows users to preview the content of a thread via a tooltip, similar to vBulletin.
Created by ZiNgA BuRgA Install & Activate
ThankYou (3.0.7)
Add a thank you note to a certain post.

Created by Arash_j13
Update: Hamid Nozari
Upgrade: AmirH Hassaneini,Hamed Arfaee Activate
TinyMCE Plugin (1.0.0)
This plugin integrates the TinyMCE editor in forums where HTML is allowed.
Created by Bimon Install & Activate
Tip MyCode (1.0.0)
Shows a tooltip when your mouse is over a piece of text
Created by Shadows Activate
Thread Stater Locking (1.1)
Allows thread creators to lock their own thread when starting a new thread (note, they cannot lock their thread afterwards).
Created by ZiNgA BuRgA Activate
Twitter-like [@name] (1.2)
[@name] will return link to names profile.
Created by Lee Merriman Deactivate
Unanswered Posts (1.0)
A unanswered posts link for your forum
Created by Sayak Banerjee Activate
Moderated Usergroups (1.2)
All posts/threads/attachments posted by users in the specified usergroup(s) will be moderated.
Created by ZiNgA BuRgA Deactivate
Specific forum banning (1.0.1)
A plugin that allows you to ban users from specific forums
Created by Tikitiki Deactivate Uninstall
vB Style Quotes (1.1)
Causes quotes to use the simpler vB style syntax, eg, [quote=USERNAME;PID].
Created by ZiNgA BuRgA Deactivate
View Groups (1.3)
Displays the list of user groups on index page.
Created by Pirata Nervo Deactivate
VIP Membership (1.2)
Admins can move users to other groups, e.g. VIP group, and set how much time that user will stay there.
Created by Pirata Nervo Deactivate
View Own Threads (1.2)
Users can view threads only created by them in specified forums. Based on plugin by LeX-
Created by Jammerx2 Deactivate
Vote (2.1)
Voting controls for your forums.
Created by Sayak Banerjee Deactivate Uninstall
Guests Warning (1.0)
Show a bar on top of your browser that is warning the guests
Created by thor2705 Activate
WaterMark Plugin! (0.2.2)
Adds a watermark into images attachment
Created by flash.tato Deactivate
Welcome Guest (1.4)
Shows a welcome box to guests on index and portal page.
Created by Sebastian Wunderlich Activate
Welcome PM (1.0)
Sends a PM to new users welcoming them to the forum.
Created by - G33K - Activate
Wiki (Beta 3)

Created by Dragon Deactivate Uninstall
XThreads (1.10)
eXtend your Threads with extra fields.
Created by ZiNgA BuRgA Deactivate Uninstall
You Got Mail (1.0)
It will play an audible sound whenever you receive a Personal Message.
Created by babjusi Deactivate


ps. I'm a former yearly subscriber here, so all mine are legit + I might subscribe again someday.