How to Add Recaptcha Spam Protection to ANY Joomla Form

This article explains how to add captcha spam protection to ANY Joomla form.

  1. Download and install the Joomla reCAPTCHA Integrator Plugin from http://www.joomlaez.com/
  2. Register your site at http://recaptcha.net/
    recaptcha.net will provide you with public and private keys:Recaptcha.net public and private keys
  3. From the Joomla Administrator screen, select Extensions > Plugin Manager > System – JEZ reCAPTCHA Integrator.JEZ-reCAPTCHA-configuration
  4. Enter the public and private keys (provided by recaptcha.net) in the Joomla reCAPTCHA Integrator Plugin.
  5. Select Yes for Inclusion Syntax and Auto-verify.
  6. Enable the plugin.
  7. Save the reCAPTCHA plugin.