Plugin protects WordPress website forms from spam and brute-force attacks with Google reCAPTCHA. There is no additional user-unfriendly options, just choose captcha version, enter keys and optionally set captcha theme, size or badge position – nothing more!
What forms are protected with reCAPTCHA?
- Login form
- Reset password form
- New password form
- Registration form
- Comment form
- Lite Contact Form
- Contact Form 7
The reCAPTCHA verification will be required only for not logged in users.
In most cases you can install automatically from plugins page in admin panel.
However, if you want to install it manually, follow these steps:
- Download the plugin and unzip the archive.
- Upload the entire
grecaptchafolder to the
- Activate the plugin through the Plugins menu in WordPress.
How to get reCAPTCHA keys?
To get reCAPTCHA keys visit this page.
How to set reCAPTCHA in Contact Form 7?
To show reCAPTCHA use tag
reCAPTCHA doesn’t appear when using the cache plugin, why?
The cache plugin may broke some JS functions, please add
grecaptchato the exclusion list.
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Contributors & Developers
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- New option to auto-set reCAPTCHA v2 theme depending on device theme.
- Handle HTTP request errors.
- Fix score verification for reCAPTCHA v3.
- Fix score verification in some cases for reCAPTCHA v3.
- Verifying score threshold for reCAPTCHA v3.
- Running additional scripts only if reCAPTCHA is loaded.
- Improved verification in the login form.
- Minor fix for WordPress 5.5.
- Minor improvements.
- Fix captcha error in the password reset form.
- Added integration for Lite Contact Form plugin.
- Inserting reCAPTCHA into paragraph instead div container.
- Fix critical error.
- Fix hiding reCAPTCHA for Contact Form 7.
- Initial release.