The security code is a part of the uCoz security system. It is there to protect your website. If it is not clear enough, you may click on the code itself and it will refresh. Click it till you see the characters clear enough to type them in.
There are three types of the security code (captcha):
- Standard - reliable, can not be discerned automatically, simple enough for the human eye.
- Complicated - reliable, can not be discerned automatically, complicated for the human eye.
- Simple - reliable enough, can be discerned automatically, simple for the human eye.
If you notice spam on your website when using the simple captcha, enable the complicated captcha.
To change its type go to: Control Panel -> Settings -> Common settings -> Type of security code (captcha)
Select the necessary type and click Save
It is possible to remove the security code for certain groups. To disable the security code go to Control Panel -> Users -> User groups -> Set permission for all groups-> Other -> No security code required
Select the necessary groups and click Save
It is not possible to disable the captcha for the following groups: Guests, Users, Blocked.
For Users the security code can be disabled only on Forum and Tag Board. To disable the code on Tag Board, go to Control Panel -> Tag Board -> Module settings -> Use security code for "Users" group.
It is not possible to disable the captcha in comments and private messages.
The standard captcha in not case sensitive, it does not matter where you type the capitalized captcha letters in CAPS or not.