Custom reCaptcha is a plugin that gives you control over the Google's reCaptcha. It can replace the standard reCaptcha plugin packaged with Joomla! and adds solutions to make any version of the reCaptcha widget responsive.
Published in the Joomla Extensions Directory (JED)
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Rescue Me reCaptcha is a Google reCaptcha v2 plugin specifically created to work with Joomla! 2.5. It is meant to provide owners of Joomla's outdated sites a solution that will extend the use of the Google reCaptcha v1 that was shut down March, 31 2018.
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- choose version 1, version 2 (no captcha reCaptcha) or the invisible widget,
- use test mode to try reCaptcha without getting domain keys (test keys are used),
- override version 1 templates (choice of 3 templates to start with),
- force challenges in version 2,
- add Google's legal info in place for the invisible flavor of the widget,
- control CSS styles,
- support for multiple reCaptchas on a same page,
- make any version responsive (version 2 adopts a CSS3 transformations trick to fit the widget, challenges included),
- support for SSL and RTL pages,
- Joomla 3.9 with privacy tools ready.
How is the plugin different from the core Joomla captchas?
|Feature||Custom reCaptcha||Joomla reCaptcha|
|improved language support||Yes||No|
|force audio or image challenge||Yes||No|
|Google legal link||Yes||No|
|defer Google API calls||Yes||No|
Google has turned off reCAPTCHA v1 March 31, 2018. Any call to the v1 API no longer works.