Forum Support

Shape 5
October 20, 2021, 08:05:57 AM *
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.

Login with username, password and session length
News: Shape 5 Forum
 
   Home   Help Search Login Register  
Pages: [1]
  Print  
Author Topic: Quick Contact Spam  (Read 464 times)
skojm
Jr. Member
**
Offline Offline

Posts: 3



« on: July 21, 2015, 07:06:32 AM »

I have the S5 Quick Contact Form on my website, and lately I have been receiving a lot of spam from it.  I have the captcha enabled, and have updated to the latest version of the extension, but I am still receiving a lot of spam. What else can I do stop the influx of spam?
Logged
Tristan Rineer
Global Moderator
*****
Offline Offline

Posts: 3858

Gravatar


« Reply #1 on: July 21, 2015, 11:16:33 AM »

Unfortunately, if the captcha isn't helping, the spam you are getting is probably being generated by human spam-farms and is mostly unavoidable.  There are other extensions that are designed to be better at spam prevention; you may be better off switching to one of those.
Logged

Tristan Rineer
------------
Shape 5 Team



- Need a great host for your website? We highly recommend siteground.com!


- Put your trust in the hands of our extremely qualified staff to get your job done right!


- Firebug is the most powerful web development and debugging tool, and it will save you a lot of time, frustration and forum questions:
Install Firebug
Pages: [1]
  Print  
 
Jump to:  

Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF | SMF © 2013, Simple Machines
Joomla Bridge by JoomlaHacks.com
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!
Looking for the largest variety in template designs? Look no more. Never buy 1 theme again. Signups start at just $89 for access to all of our themes.
Send Us An Email
Please send us your questions and we will email you back as soon as we can. Product support questions should be posted in our support forums under the Help menu. Our staff will assist you from there.