Last Update: Feb 29, 2024

This addon is 100% hooks based requiring no source edits to install.

Works with ElkArte: 1.1


Turnstile is a free service from Cloudflare that protects your site from spam and abuse.


Turnstile delivers frustration-free, CAPTCHA-free web experiences to website visitors. Turnstile stops abuse and confirms visitors are real without the data privacy concerns or awful user experience of CAPTCHAs.

To use Turnstile, you need to sign up for an API key pair for your site https://www.cloudflare.com/products/turnstile/ . The key pair consists of a site key and secret. The site key is used to display the widget on your site. The secret authorizes communication between your application backend and the Turnstile server to verify the user’s response. The secret needs to be kept safe for security purposes.


You can enable / disable this verifcation control. Area to enter the site and secret keys.


Download a package by URL

  • Download a package by URL is a quick way to download a package from the web to your forum. Using (Package Manager -> Download Package) enter the below link under the “Download a package by url” field and select Download. This will save the package to your server where you can install it.

Upload a Package

  • Alternatively, download the package using the below link and then using (Package Manager -> Upload Package) browse to where you saved the package on your computer and upload it to the server. You may also FTP the downloaded file directly to your packages directory.


This ElkArte Addon is subject to the terms of the BSD 3-Clause Simplified (the “License”). You can obtain a copy of the License at http://opensource.org/licenses/BSD-3-Clause