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
  2. Register your site at will provide you with public and private 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 in the Joomla reCAPTCHA Integrator Plugin.
  5. Select Yes for Inclusion Syntax and Auto-verify.
  6. Enable the plugin.
  7. Save the reCAPTCHA plugin.