Note! You DO NOT need to install any template compatibility plugins.
BuddyPress / bbPress Plugin
This Theme supports the BuddyPress and bbPress Plugin, this allows you to use your WP site as usual but with the added features of BuddyPress and bbPress. To activate the plugins, download the BuddyPress / bbPress plugin via the Wordpress Admin → Plugins → Add New.
BuddyPress / bbPress Page Layout
To set the Page layout of BuddyPress and bbPress, goto Appearance → Theme Options → BuddyPress / bbPress tab → Page Layout
No support is given for how to use or install BuddyPress – the only support given is for any CSS issues.