Have a privacy-friendly acceptance checkbox by copying and pasting the code below.
Acceptance GDPR Checkbox with a Link
Use the acceptance tag
The acceptance tag is a checkbox that must be checked in order for the form to be submitted. To do this in Contact Form 7, use an HTML hyperlink and Contact Form 7’s
Checkbox and link in the same label
Display the acceptance checkbox and URL as part of the same text label.
Copy the code below:
Paste it into your Contact Form 7 tag editor:
Checkbox and link in separate labels
If you have longer text to include, improve your form’s readability by separating the text from the acceptance checkbox.
In the Contact Form 7 editor, copy and paste the code:
Setting up Mail to record acceptance
Even though the acceptance tag is required to be checked in order to submit the form, you can record each acceptance in the email you receive:
1. Go to the Mail tab and scroll down to Message Body.
2. Copy and paste the acceptance tag (shown at the top of the mail section) into the message body field.
Copy and paste the following into the mail message field:
Each submitted form you receive will have a record of consent.
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