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Gravity Forms No CAPTCHA reCAPTCHA


Adds a “No CAPTCHA reCAPTCHA” field type to Gravity Forms form builder with light/dark theme options. Forms with a “No CAPTCHA reCAPTCHA” will validate the field before successful submission.

Further Reading


  • Plugin in action on contact form
  • Plugin administrative settings page with "Site" and "Secret" key settings
  • Adding the No CAPTCHA field to the Gravity Forms form builder


  1. Upload “gravity-forms-no-captcha-recaptcha” to “plugins” directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the “Plugins” menu in WordPress
  3. Sign-up for reCAPTCHA at
  4. Drop “Site Key” and “Secret Key” in “Settings > No CAPTCHA reCAPTCHA” page
  5. Add “No CAPTCHA” field into forms which you desire to have No CAPTCHA on via “Advanced Fields > No CAPTCHA” in Gravity Forms Form Editor
  6. Set label for “No CAPTCHA” field in Form Editor


Does this work for AJAX submitted forms?

Yes, we took special consideration to ensure that validation works correctly when submitting a form via AJAX!

What versions of Gravity Forms/WordPress have you formally tested this with?
  • Gravity Forms: 1.8.19
  • WordPress: 4.0.0, 4.0.1, 4.1.0
Can I have multiple No CAPTCHA reCAPTCHA fields on one page?

Normally this situation comes up if you have more than one Gravity Form with CAPTCHA on one page. As of version 1.0.2 this is supported.


integrated seamlessly

compatible with Coleman 4.5

just what i needed to clean things up _ distorted text reCAPTCHA are simply ugly.

light and effective plugin

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Contributors & Developers

“Gravity Forms No CAPTCHA reCAPTCHA” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




  • Fixed yet another documentation issue with FAQ AJAX section
  • Updated to 1.0.7 version in gf-no-captcha-recaptcha.php
  • Added 1.0.7 tag updates to
  • Updated plugin Changelog in README.txt to reflect


  • Resolved confusing grammar issue in, README.txt, and gf-no-captcha-recaptcha.php descriptions
  • Updated to 1.0.6 version in gf-no-captcha-recaptcha.php
  • Added 1.0.6 tag updates to
  • Updated plugin Changelog in README.txt to reflect


  • Updated banner image to not suck in regards to WordPress Plugin Directory
  • Moved GitHub Repo link to appropriate spot within description
  • Updated plugin version and links in gf-no-captcha-recaptcha.php
  • Updated plugin Changelog in README.txt to reflect
  • Added 1.0.5 tag updates to


  • Added trunk as stable tag to README.txt
  • Approved for WordPress Plugin Directory at Gravity Forms No CAPTCHA reCAPTCHA
  • Cross-linked (GitHub readme) and README.txt (WP Plugin readme) to GitHub repo and WP Plugin page
  • Removed “submit to WP plugin directory” from to-do/roadmap from
  • Added 1.0.4 tag updates to


  • Updated README.txt documentation
  • Added README.txt documentation to and
  • Added icon, banner, and screenshots
  • Re-organized assets into “trunk” and “assets” directories
  • Prepping to submit to WordPress Plugin Directory


  • Added theme support (light/dark)
  • Fixed “Cannot use reCAPTCHA more than once on a page” bug (resolves issue #1)


  • Fixed tabs->spaces formatting issue
  • Added better URL validation/sanitization/filtering
  • Fixed missing documentation issue