Author Topic: Adding captcha  (Read 15016 times)


  • Beginner
  • *
  • Posts: 17
Adding captcha
« on: August 08, 2012, 17:30:47 pm »
Joomla version 1.5.22
VM version 1.1.8

How can I add a captcha function to the registration?
I need customers to register only on the way to checkout, not before.
Lately we're getting a lot of spam on the registration, so need something to stop that, and captcha would do it.
Can you please tell me where and what to add, please.

Regards / Gloria2


  • UK Web Developer & Consultant
  • Global Moderator
  • Super Hero
  • *
  • Posts: 27740
  • Always on vacation
    • Jenkin Hill Internet
Re: Adding captcha
« Reply #1 on: August 15, 2012, 12:21:47 pm »

Jenkin Hill Internet,
Lowestoft, Suffolk, UK

Unsolicited PMs/emails will be ignored.

Please mention your VirtueMart, Joomla and PHP versions when asking a question in this forum

Currently using VM 3.8.2 10325 on Joomla 3.9.18 PHP 7.3.18


  • Jr. Member
  • **
  • Posts: 102
    • TRIPLEdm
Re: Adding captcha
« Reply #2 on: June 23, 2013, 13:24:21 pm »

The KEYCaptcha solution was not ideal for my client. BUT, Joo ReCaptcha PRO worked like a charm for me. (had to buy PRO to get the Virtuemart support but for 10 Euros, not bad)
"... Yesterday is History, Tomorrow is a Mystery, Today is a gift, that's why we call it Present"