How to Install the CleanTalk Anti-Spam Plugin in Joomla 1.5


1. Make a backup of the site files and database!

2. Download the plugin.

3. Select archive with plugin and run installation in the menu Extensions -> Install / Uninstall

Joomla anti-spam plugin install

4. Get an account and service Access key.

Joomla anti-spam key

5. In the plugin settings, enter the access key and activate the plugin. Extensions -> Plugin Manager -> Anti-spam by CleanTalk -> Access Key.

Joomla anti-spam plugin options

If you have installed JComments please look for instructions below, otherwise go to tests.

6. Turn on JComments (1) in required categories and turn up (2) notify messages for new comments on the site. Components -> JComments -> Settings -> General

Jcomments settings

7. In the Jcomments settings enable automatic publication and disable CAPTCHA for comments. Components -> JComments -> Settings -> Permissions

Jcomments settings

8. Enable notices for new comments: Components -> JComments -> Settings -> General

Joomla settings

9. Write a message on any article which includes JComments. To test the plugin use

Jcomments spam block


How to Add Website to Cleantalk Anti-Spam Dashboard  

Please, use this guide to add website to CleanTalk Anti-Spam Dashboard:


Congratulations. Anti-spam is installed!


Please go to Dashboard to see the anti-spam status, add new websites or manage existing ones!


Please check your email to get account password.

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