Magento Open Source 2.1.x

Installing Google reCAPTCHA

This extension adds the Google reCAPTCHA module to your Magento installation. Google reCAPTCHA provides a greater level of security for both the storefront and AdminThe password-protected back office of your store where orders, catalog, content, and configurations are managed. than what is available with the standard CAPTCHA, and gives you the ability to:

  • Verify when customers create accounts, retrieve passwords, log in to their accounts, or contact your company.
  • Enhance security when Admin users log in.

Google reCAPTCHA reduces potential user error when entering a series of letters and numbers, and encourages cart conversionA marketing term that indicates a goal has been reached. If the goal is to sell a product, conversion is reached when a visitor to your site becomes a buyer. without adding hurdles during checkout.

At this time, Google reCAPTCHA can be installed only from the command line.


Customer Login with reCAPTCHA v2
  • Magento Community Contribution

    Magento thanks Riccardo Tempesta of MageSpecialist for contributing these features as part of the Magento Community Engineering program.

    MageSpecialist is a Magento Professional Solution Partner and Magento 2 Trained Partner. It is a dynamic and result-oriented web agency and software house, dedicated to the development of robust, reliable and scalable e-commerce solutions based on Magento and other open-source software. The agency specializes in complex software integration, high-performance hosting, and the management of mission critical projects.

To install the module:

You can install the module using the following composer command:

  • Install Module
    composer require msp/recaptcha:2.0.0

If you already have installed a Magento instance, you need to run the following commands to enable the module:

  • Enable Module
    php bin/magento module:enable --all
    php bin/magento setup:upgrade

To enable and configure, see reCAPTCHA content.

Emergency CLI Commands

If you have issues with reCAPTCHA, you can disable it from the command-line. This will disable the module for backend access.

  • Disable Module
    php bin/magento msp:security:recaptcha:disable