No. Contact Form 7 never does such evil things. Remember that WordPress.org’s guidelines prohibit plugins on its directory from tracking users without their clear consent.
Because Contact Form 7 stores its contact form data as a custom post (post type: wpcf7_contact_form), you can export and import form data via Tools > Export and Tools > Import in the WordPress admin screen. In the Export menu, choose Contact Forms if you want to export contact form data only. You can also … Continue reading How can I export/import contact form data?
Contact Form 7 5.2 is now available. This is the first major update in 20 months and includes a lot of improvements and bug fixes. I recommend that you upgrade immediately. Notice that Contact Form 7 5.2 requires WordPress 5.3 or greater to work. Since WordPress 5.3 requires PHP 5.6.20+ (WordPress recommends PHP 7.4+), Contact … Continue reading Contact Form 7 5.2
With Contact Form 7’s reCAPTCHA (v3) integration ability, you can protect your contact forms from spambots. Since a spambot targets everything—not only contact forms—you may also want to protect other components on your website (such as comment forms) using reCAPTCHA technology. Fortunately, Contact Form 7’s reCAPTCHA integration is designed to be open and accessible to … Continue reading Sharing reCAPTCHA API keys and tokens
Vulnerabilities affecting spreadsheet applications like Microsoft Excel and OpenOffice Calc have been known to exist for over 5 years, and unfortunately they seem to be still unresolved. While it is not a vulnerability of WordPress, or its plugins, because there must be so many users of our products who are at risk of these vulnerabilities, … Continue reading Heads-up about spreadsheet vulnerabilities
From my long experience in helping Contact Form 7 users on the support forum I can say that the most common reason behind troubles is interference from other plugins, or with the theme which the user uses.
Contact Form 7 5.1 is now available. There are major upgrades in the Integration page. The Constant Contact integration module has been newly introduced, and the reCAPTCHA module now supports the v3 API.
The Constant Contact integration module allows you to send contact data collected through your contact forms to the Constant Contact API. You can create reliable email subscription services in a few easy steps. You need a Constant Contact user account to use this integration. If you don’t have an account yet, sign up to create … Continue reading Constant Contact integration
Contact Form 7 5.0.5 is available. This is a maintenance release including a few minor bug-fixes.
Contact Form 7 5.0.3 is available. This is a maintenance release including some bug-fixes and improvements. In addition, Contact Form 7 5.0.3 introduces a few features related to personal data protection.