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ReCaptcha widget for Plone.

Project description


plone.formwidget.recaptcha is a z3c.form ReCaptcha widget for use with Plone.

It is a z3c.form re-implementation of the collective.recaptcha package original written by David Glick.

Buildout Installation

Add the following code to your buildout.cfg to install plone.formwidget.recaptcha:


eggs =

ReCaptcha setup

Before the service will work, you must obtain a public and private key from, and configure them at http://path/to/site/@@recaptcha-settings


See the demo folder inside the distribution for an example usage.

Upgrade to API v2

plone.formwidget.recaptcha 2.* uses V2 of the reCaptcha API. Users upgrading from plone.formwidget.recaptcha 1.* will therefore need to generate new keys as global Keys are not supported in the V2 API.

Source Code

Contributors please read the document Process for Plone core’s development

Sources are at the Plone code repository hosted at Github.


2.0.0 (2018-09-05)

  • Add a dummy widget display view which renders empty. A widget needs a display view, otherwise form result rendering may fail. [thet]

2.0a3 (2016-12-21)

2.0a2 (2015-06-17)

  • Fix: problem with and old package structure made 2.0a1 a brown bag release. All non-python files (i.e. zcml) were missing. [jensens]

2.0a1 (2015-06-17)

  • some pep8/plone conventions code style cleanup. [jensens]
  • recaptcha API 2 (aka norecaptcha) [mamico]

1.0b3 - 2010-11-18

  • Register browser components for a product browser layer so they don’t leak to sites without this product installed. Run the upgrade step if upgrading on a site that already has this product installed. [davisagli]
  • Move to feature declaration to meta.zcml. [timo]
  • Adapt recaptcha view instead of captcha view for validation. [ramon]

1.0b2 - 2010-06-02

  • Updated package metadata and marked this as a Plone add-on. [timo]
  • Declare that plone.formwidget.captcha provides a Captcha field that can be used by to add a Captcha field to comment forms. [timo]

1.0b1 - 2009-12-07

  • z3c.autoinclude.plugin added [timo]

1.0a1 - 2009-08-28

  • Initial release [timo]

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