Contact Form 7 4.7 is now available. This release is mainly aimed at several internal refinements that are going to be important in the future evolution. Although it doesn’t include fixes for security issues or critical bugs, I recommend that all users upgrade as soon as possible.
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Contact Form 7 4.6.1 is now available. This release includes several bug fixes.
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Contact Form 7 4.6 is available. This release has been confirmed as compatible with the upcoming WordPress 4.7, and includes a lot of new features and improvements I’m sure you have been looking for.
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Contact Form 7 4.5.1 is now available. This release includes several fixes and improvements.
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The default contact form template has been modified for the first time in 8 years. The major change is the addition of
label element to label a form control is recommended in accessibility guidelines. In earlier versions, the default template didn’t use
label elements, so you had to add them on your own if you wanted to make your form accessible.
In the early versions released before 2008,
label elements were used in their default template, but they were abandoned for a reason.
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The last Sunday was WordPress Global Translation Day and we had a lot of contribution to the Contact Form 7 translation. Thank you everybody! Now we have 22 language packs available from translate.wordpress.org.
If you are using Contact Form 7 in those languages, after updating the plugin, don’t forget to go to the WordPress Updates page (Dashboard > Updates) and update translations. Enjoy Contact Form 7 in your language.
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Contact Form 7 4.4.1 is now available. This release includes several fixes and improvements.
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Contact Form 7 4.4 has just been released. I recommend you upgrade because the new version has a lot of improvements, which I’ll describe below.
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In the Messages tab in a contact form editor screen, you can edit messages that Contact Form 7 displays in different situations. In the messages, you can only use plain text; do not use HTML tags and entities.
Allowing HTML in a message can be a security risk; Contact Form 7 4.4 and later forcibly strip HTML when displaying the message. Review the Messages tab to make sure that you don’t have any HTML there.
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We are currently seeing trouble reports in a specific pattern on the support forum. The most common issue is:
- After a form submission, they see “Failed to send your message” with a red border. Mail is not sent.
- They claim that the trouble started after upgrading to WordPress to 4.4.1.
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