KBVault - Free Knowledge Base Application

KBVault is a free , simple yet efficient and easy to use knowledge base application.

v0.45 contains the latest fixes. Develop branch also contains the fixes.

Please provide feedback for bugs and features. Help me to make something useful and yet be simple.

  • Bootstrap framework both for backend and frontend visual stuff.
  • Uses MSSQL
  • Easy to use HTML Editor (CKEditor)
  • Scheduled publishing ( Specify article publication date and expiry date )
  • Save articles as draft
  • Keep track of article views and likes
  • Sharing of articles via ShareThis
  • Search via Lucene Library
  • Suggest matching articles via autocomplete during search
  • Tags for articles
  • Tag cloud on landing page
  • Attaching files to articles via uploadify
  • Once logged in, add new articles and change existing ones while browsing site.
  • Let visitors comment articles via Disqus
  • SEO friendly article pages
  • Admin interface using Admin LTE
  • Nested categories and multi level menu via SmartMenus
  • User roles ( Admin/Manager/Editor )
  • Primitive backup/restore feature
  • Built with ASP.NET MVC.


You can track completed and planned features from the Version History .


Check documentation for installation instructions




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Last edited May 23, 2015 at 2:55 AM by DetroitTechno, version 61