Contact Form 7 4.8.1

Contact Form 7 4.8.1 is now available. This release fixes several bugs found in Contact Form 7 4.8.

Requires: WordPress 4.7 or higher
Tested up to: WordPress 4.8

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Change Log

  • wpcf7.initForm JavaScript function added to isolate form initialization process.
  • Fix response message duplication caused by repeated click on submit button.
  • Clear $phpmailer->AltBody to avoid unintended inheritance from previous wp_mail() calls.
  • Fix incorrect character count of textarea input.
  • Akismet: Exclude the comment_author, comment_author_email, and comment_author_url values from the comment_content value.
  • REST API: More reliable approach to build route URLs.
  • Include free_text inputs into event.detail.inputs.