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by alumnoxxi
Tue Sep 22, 2020 7:41 pm
Forum: General Development Discussion
Topic: Allow admin board to activate captcha also on contact form
Replies: 11
Views: 11549

Re: Allow admin board to activate captcha also on contact form

The reason is simple really: 3.3 is feature frozen. The next feature release will be 4.0. From my point of view it is not a feature, but a security patch, so 3.3.2 could be possible, apart from the fact that the functionality already exists and is the one that applies to most of the forum. But hey,...
by alumnoxxi
Tue Sep 22, 2020 7:02 pm
Forum: General Development Discussion
Topic: Allow admin board to activate captcha also on contact form
Replies: 11
Views: 11549

Re: Allow admin board to activate captcha also on contact form

Nope, you covered it (re-hashed everything) nicely. You're always welcome to use the available extensions to add the functionality so there's basically absolutely nothing preventing you from easily adding the functionality you want to your board now. Otherwise such a feature wouldn't see the light ...
by alumnoxxi
Sun Sep 20, 2020 10:36 pm
Forum: General Development Discussion
Topic: Allow admin board to activate captcha also on contact form
Replies: 11
Views: 11549

Re: Allow admin board to activate captcha also on contact form

If you search you'll find this has been discussed a few times already. The tl;dr is that, basically, the main reason for not having a CAPTCHA on this form is for the cases where the CAPTCHA itself is broken or if users are unable to solve it for whatever reason. This would drive away new users to y...