Plugin Setup
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WordPress


WordPress Setup

Video Guide:

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Step-by-step Guide:

 

Select “Add New” from the Plugins sub-menu on the WordPress sidebar.

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Search for “FunCaptcha”

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Select “Install Now”

 

Once installed, select “Activate”

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Select FunCaptcha from the Plugins sub-menu on the WordPress sidebar.

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Enter your Private and Public keys. These can be found in your FunCaptcha account under ‘Setup’ by clicking the relevant cog icon.

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Choose where you would like FunCaptcha to appear.

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Click Save — FunCaptcha is now installed.

Congratulations!

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I use FunCaptcha with Gravity Forms, Contact Form 7 or Ninja Forms?

Yes! FunCaptcha supports these three ‘out of the box’ – once you have installed FunCaptcha you will be able to select it as an option when creating your form.

Can I use FunCaptcha with Buddypress registration pages?

Yes! FunCaptcha supports Buddypress. Once installed you will get more Buddypress related options (such as registration) in your FunCaptcha plugin dashboard in WordPress.

Can I use FunCaptcha with bbPress forums?

Yes! FunCaptcha supports bbPress. Once installed you will get more bbPress related options (such as topics, new comments) in your FunCaptcha plugin dashboard in WordPress.

vBulletin


vBulletin Setup

Before you start

You’ll need to create a FunCaptcha account and add your sites. This will generate a Private and Public key, which FunCaptcha uses to authenticate your website with our servers.

Download the plugin files:

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Unzip the plugin archive and upload/FTP the files from the /upload/ folder to your vBulletin websites /includes/ folder.

 

In your vBulletin Administrator Control Panel, click “Plugins & Products” in the left sidebar on the left. Then, click “Manage Products”

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Click “Add/Import Product”

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Click “Choose File” and select the product-funcaptcha.xml file.

 

Click “Import”

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Under “Settings” in the Administrator Control Panel sidebar, click on “Settings.” Then, click “Human Verification Manager”

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Select FunCaptcha.

 

Click Save.

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Enter your Private and Public keys into the plugin settings where required. These can be found in your FunCaptcha account under ‘Setup’.

Click Save — FunCaptcha is now installed.

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Congratulations!

phpBB


phpBB Setup

Before you start

You’ll need to create a FunCaptcha account and add your sites. This will generate a Private and Public key, which FunCaptcha uses to authenticate your website with our servers.

Download the plugin files:

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Install the plugin:

To start, FTP into your site and find your phpBB directory – it will be called phpBB3 by default.

If you are running phpBB 3.0.x, you will need to upload the contents of the phpBB_3.0.x/funcaptcha_uploadme into the phpBB directory.

For phpBB 3.1.x, upload the contents of phpBB_3.1.x/swipeads to your phpBB3/ext on the server.

 

After the upload is complete, log into the Administration Control Panel and navigate to the General Tab.

 

Under Board Configuration, click the Spambot countermeasures link in the sidebar.

 

In the Available Plugins section, select FUNCAPTCHA from the dropdown and click Configure.

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You’ll now be at the FunCaptcha configuration page – this is where you can change your FunCaptcha theme and personalize other settings.

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Enter your Private and Public keys into the plugin settings where required. These can be found in your FunCaptcha account under ‘Setup’ by clicking the relevant cog icon.

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Click Save — FunCaptcha is now installed.

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Congratulations!

Wix


Wix Setup

FunCaptcha is available on Wix as a Contact Form that is secured by our verification technology.

Install FunCaptcha

 

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Simple Machines Forum


Simple Machines Forum
Setup

Before you start

You’ll need to create a FunCaptcha account and add your sites. This will generate a Private and Public key, which FunCaptcha uses to authenticate your website with our servers.

Download the plugin files:

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Log in to your account and click ‘Package Manager’ from the admin dropdown menu.

 

Click ‘Download Packages’ from the Package Manager menu. Near the bottom, you will find the ‘Upload a Package’ section.

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Click ‘Choose file’ and navigate to the plugin files you downloaded.

 

Select ‘funcaptcha-simple-machine-forum.zip’ and click Upload.

 

Once uploaded, select ‘Install Mod’ to enable FunCaptcha.

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You’ll now see a list of changes that this plugin will make. If you notice any tests are not successful, please contact us.

 

Click ‘Install Now’

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Once the plugin has been successfully installed, you will be taken to the Anti-Spam page. Make sure that visual verification is turned on – this enables CAPTCHAs across the site.

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Scroll down to ‘FunCaptcha Settings’ and check ‘Activate FunCaptcha’

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Enter your Private and Public keys into the plugin settings where required. These can be found in your FunCaptcha account under ‘Setup’ by clicking the relevant cog icon.

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Click Save — FunCaptcha is now installed.

Congratulations!

Drupal


Drupal Setup

Before you start

You’ll need to create a FunCaptcha account and add your sites. This will generate a Private and Public key, which FunCaptcha uses to authenticate your website with our servers.

Log in to the admin area of your Drupal site and select ‘Modules’ from the top menu.

 

Select ‘Install new module’

 

In the ‘Install from a URL’ field, enter ‘https://github.com/FunCaptcha/funcaptcha-drupal/archive/master.zip’

 

Click ‘Install’

 

Once uploaded, FunCaptcha will now appear under Spam Control. Check ‘ENABLED’ and click ‘Save configuration’

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Select ‘Configuration’ from the top menu or click ‘Configure’ in the Operations column.

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Enter your Private and Public keys into the plugin settings where required. These can be found in your FunCaptcha account under ‘Setup’ by clicking the relevant cog icon.

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Click Save.

 

In the Drupal Dashboard, click the “CAPTCHA” tab from the top right.

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In the ‘Default challenge type’ dropdown, select ‘FunCaptcha.’

 

Setup ‘FORM_ID’ and set ‘CHALLENGE TYPE’ to FunCaptcha — FunCaptcha is now installed.

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Congratulations!

Joomla


Joomla Setup

Before you start

You’ll need to create a FunCaptcha account and add your sites. This will generate a Private and Public key, which FunCaptcha uses to authenticate your website with our servers.

Log in to the admin area in your Joomla site and go to Extensions → Extension Manager.

 

Click ‘Install’ on the left menu and then select ‘Install from URL’ tab.

 

Enter “https://github.com/FunCaptcha/funcaptcha-joomla/archive/master.zip” and click ‘Install.’

 

Once installed, the message ‘Installation of the plugin was successful’ will be shown — Click ‘Joomla Plugin Manager.’

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You will be taken to the Plugin Manager screen. Now, search for FunCaptcha and then click ‘System – FunCaptcha’ to setup the plugin.

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Select the FunCaptcha Settings tab from the top menu.

 

Enter your Private and Public keys into the plugin settings where required. These can be found in your FunCaptcha account under ‘Setup’ by clicking the relevant cog icon.

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Click the ‘Plugin’ tab and ensure that the selected ‘Status’ dropdown is enabled and that ‘Ordering’ is ‘0. System – FunCaptcha.’

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Click Save — FunCaptcha is now installed.

 

Congratulations!

XenForo


XenForo Setup

Before you start

You’ll need to create a FunCaptcha account and add your sites. This will generate a Private and Public key, which FunCaptcha uses to authenticate your website with our servers.

Download the plugin files:

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FTP to your XenForo site and copy the contents of the ‘Upload’ folder into ‘/Library’ folder.

 

Log in to AdminCP, go to the ‘Home’ tab and click ‘Install Add-on.’

 

Click ‘Install from uploaded file’ and select ‘addon-FunCaptcha.xml’ from the downloaded plugin files.

 

From AdminCP, go to the ‘Home’ tab and click the ‘Options’ menu. Then, click ‘FunCaptcha Options.’

 

Enter your Private and Public keys into the plugin settings where required. These can be found in your FunCaptcha account under ‘Setup’ by clicking the relevant cog icon.

 

Click Save — FunCaptcha is now installed.

 

Congratulations!