Setting up Google reCaptcha

Here's how you can use Google recaptcha service in Finqu.

Written By Finqu Tuki

Updated at April 21st, 2022

About reCaptcha

Google reCaptcha is a service that prevents bots from using forms in your online store. Bots usually use forms to send spam or search for vulnerabilities on the website.

How to add Google reCaptcha

  1. Go to https://www.google.com/recaptcha

  2. Click Admin Console.

  3. Log in to your Google account (unless you're not logged in yet).

  4. Write the online store's name into the Label field.

  5. Next, you can choose the reCAPTCHA version.

    1. For Boutique, Stockholm, Milan, or Bella -theme, choose reCAPTCHA v2, and the Invisible reCAPTCHA badge.

    2. For other themes, choose reCAPTCHA v3.

  6. Write your online store's internet address to the Domains section.

  7. Accept the reCAPTCHA Terms of Service.

  8. Click Submit.

How to attach ReCaptcha to your online store

  1. After you have set up reCaptcha, you will be redirected to a page where you can see your credentials (Site Key / Secret Key).

  2. In Finqu admin, go to Online store > Settings.

  3. Copy the Google ReCaptcha credentials into the Protection section.

  4. Click Save.

How to check if ReCaptcha is correctly installed

After installing ReCaptcha for your online store, it's worth checking that it works correctly. If everything is ok, you should see a ReCaptcha notification on your online store's bottom right corner when you are on the registration page.