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captcha help

Post by ali12345 » Sat Mar 08, 2014 5:53 pm

captcha is not working with me pleas ehelp what to do?
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Re: captcha help

Post by KevC » Sat Mar 08, 2014 6:14 pm

Your host probably doesn't have php_gd turned on but it's not really worth it as that captcha was beaten several years ago.

See the sticky topic at the top of this forum on effective ways to stop spam.
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Re: captcha help

Post by ali12345 » Sat Mar 08, 2014 6:49 pm

so waht to do???????

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Post by KevC » Sat Mar 08, 2014 6:50 pm

Kevin Clark wrote:See the sticky topic at the top of this forum on effective ways to stop spam
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Re: captcha help

Post by ali12345 » Sat Mar 08, 2014 6:55 pm

its telling methods but my program of captcha is not working?how to enable it?

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Re: captcha help

Post by KevC » Sat Mar 08, 2014 7:01 pm

I've already told you
Kevin Clark wrote:Your host probably doesn't have php_gd turned on but it's not really worth it as that captcha was beaten several years ago.
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Re: captcha help

Post by ali12345 » Sat Mar 08, 2014 7:17 pm

So u mean it can be turnd on from host?

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Re: captcha help

Post by KevC » Sat Mar 08, 2014 7:22 pm

Yes but as I say there's not much point because it's not very effective any more.
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Re: captcha help

Post by ali12345 » Sat Mar 08, 2014 11:14 pm

so whats the way to stop spam bots?

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Re: captcha help

Post by KevC » Sat Mar 08, 2014 11:16 pm

Have you read any of the answers I've posted?
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