Originally Posted by river251
There is already a built in tool in this software they don't use.
That tool is PHP. Which is evil. This forum, like a billion others, uses PHP and some form of SQL. I'm guessing MS-SQL. PHP creates the pages with info retrieved from the database with SQL queries Depending on the skill of the coder(s) who created the forum, searching a PHP-based forum ranges from somewhat adequate to completely pointless.