Ardguest is a simple guestbook script that uses a flatfile to store messages, so you don't need any database like MySQL or PostgreSQL. It's suitable for anyone who need a guestbook that can be setup quickly.
Features : multi-pages display, ability to delete unwanted entries, checking for required field warning messages for missing fields, mail notification when someone signed the guest book, image verification code and spam filter words. Support for both Windows and UNIX/Linux web hosting.
Create Free Guest Book
PHP 4 or above with session support enabled and GD library (optional). For a list of PHP hosting providers which support PHP 4 and above you can check out WHS for the most reliable reviews.
How to Install1. Open index.php with your favorite text editor and change some of the variables so that the script does what you want it to. They should be sufficiently documented in the program file.
2. Make a directory on your server where you want to put the script, eg. guestbook
3. Upload index.php (the guestbook script), image.php (image code generator), ardgb18.dat (guestbook data file), and spamwords.dat (spam words data file) to a directory in ASCII mode. Chmod ardgb18b.dat to 666 (Unix/Linux only), to make the data file writeable or you will get writing permission error.
4. Upload all icons file in binnary mode. The directory structure should be like this :
To use :Link to the following to sign :
and link to this to view the guestbook :