reCaptcha

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reCaptcha Add-on allows you to protect your website from Spam Registrations and it will let real people to easily pass through your Paid Member Subscriptions or Default WordPress Forms.

Install the reCaptcha Add-on

First of all, click on the button below to download the reCaptcha add-on. Once downloaded, you can install the add-on as a normal WordPress plugin, by uploading the .zip file in your WordPress Admin -> Plugins -> Add New -> Upload Plugin.

Alternatively, you can install the reCaptcha Add-On by extracting the folder found inside the archive and uploading the entire folder via FTP to your /wp-content/plugins folder found inside your WordPress install.

Notes – For reCaptcha add-on to work as expected, you’ll also need to have the following plugin to be installed and activated on your site:

reCaptcha Settings

After you install and activate the reCaptcha add-on go to Paid Member Subscription -> Settings -> reCaptcha.

Paid Member Subscriptions - reCAPTCHA - Settings

reCaptcha Settings:

  • Site Key – Is used to display the widget on your website
  • Secret Key – Authorizes the communication between your backend and the reCaptcha server
  • Display on – Offers you the possibility to check where your reCaptcha box will be shown

Google Site Key / Secret Key

To generate your Google reCAPTCHA Site Key / Secret Key for the reCaptcha add-on please follow this tutorial.

Paid Member Subscriptions - reCAPTCHA - Google reCAPTCHA Site Key Secret Key

Using reCaptcha

After we generate our Google Site / Secret Key we need to add them inside the Site Key / Secret Key options, in Paid Member Subscriptions -> Settings -> reCaptcha, to use the reCAPTCHA widget.

Also we need to select where we want the reCaptcha widget to be displayed by checking the appropriate checkbox.

Paid Member Subscriptions - reCaptcha - Keys

Register Form

This option will display the reCaptcha widget inside the Paid Member Subscriptions Register Form.

Paid Member Subscriptions - reCaptcha - Registration Form

Login Form

This option will display the reCaptcha widget inside the Paid Member Subscriptions Login Form.

Paid Member Subscriptions - reCaptcha - Login Form

Recover Password Form

This option will display the reCaptcha widget inside the Paid Member Subscriptions Recover Password Form.

Paid Member Subscriptions - reCaptcha - Recover Password Form

Default WordPress Register Form

This option will display the reCaptcha widget inside the Default WordPress Registration Form found at wp-login.php?action=register.

Paid Member Subscriptions - reCaptcha - Default Registration Form

Default WordPress Login Form

This option will display the reCaptcha widget inside the Default WordPress Login Form found at wp-login.php or wp-admin.

Paid Member Subscriptions - reCaptcha - Default Login Form

Default WordPress Recover Password Form

This option will display the reCaptcha widget inside the Default WordPress Recover Password Form found at wp-login.php?action=lostpassword.

Paid Member Subscriptions - reCaptcha - Default Recover Password Form

reCaptcha Errors

reCaptcha widget is not displayed in form

If you inserted the Site / Secret Key correctly and also selected the forms where to display the reCaptcha widget, but still it doesn’t work you will need to deactivate all other plugins and to use a Default WordPress Theme to debug this issue.

You will need to make sure that you are not using another reCAPTCHA plugin that uses the Google reCAPTCHA Site / Secret Key. Also check the Browser Console (Chrome – F12) to see if you have any errors.