Do you also hate to have all those spammers registering to your Joomla! site ?

Well, let’s put an end to that with the reCaptcha sollution.

This update of the Joomla! user register component will stop the fake users register into your Joomla! system.

See a Demo here.

The installation of this sollution is quite simple.

  1. Go to https://admin.recaptcha.net/accounts/login/
  2. Sign in or Sign Up
  3. Add a new site or choose your own site
  4. After creating the site or choosing your site you will be displayed a Public and a Private Key
  5. Unzip the Component sollution to a place on your harddisk
  6. Open “configkeys.php” in notepad text editor (the file is in the folder components/com_users
  7. Use the private / public keys from reCaptcha and add them on the place where the … ‘s are (so remove the … and past the codes into it)
  8. Upload the components folder (which contain all folders/files you need) into the root of your site.
  9. Done !

Please , do make a backup of your site before applying !

Update [ 02–06–2010 ] : Now for Joomla! 1.5.18

Joomla! 1.5 only!

You can download the source from github!

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