FlexiContact is a very popular contact component. It is very easy to setup and offers lots of options. The free version is suitable for most sites. The paid version has additional features that you may or may not need.

Once installed, just make a menu item of type FlexiContact Contact Page. You must enter an "Email To Address", everything else is optional. If you need more help, it's all in the free PDF user guide. If you want to try it out, there's a sample form here.

FeatureFlexiContactFlexiContact Plus
Joomla versions
Customisable top and bottom text Yes Yes
Customisable destination email address, cc and bcc Yes Yes
Additional user-defined fields Up to 5 text fields and one list field Up to 100, with a choice of many different types
Highlighting of mandatory fields No Yes
Optional pictorial captcha system (Click on the cat/dog/etc) Images are shown at their native size Images can be re-sized and noise can be added for extra security
Additional captcha images Available at low cost Included
Optional "magic word" system
(The user must locate and enter a pre-defined word or phrase to send the message)
Yes Yes
Secure Image captcha system, words or maths, easy or hard (No registration required, just switch it on) No Yes
Google's reCaptcha and NoCaptcha No Yes
Supports Joomla Captcha Plugins Yes Yes
Message log viewable in back end, including sender's browser and IP address The log is browsable in the back end The log is browsable and searchable in the back end
Optional auto-fill of username and email address for logged in users. Yes Yes
Configurable email templates giving complete control over email content and format Yes Yes
Confirmation page can be a link to an article, or a configured page Yes Yes
Confirmation page can include user data from the contact form Yes Yes
Email subject can be formed using data from the contact form No Yes
Separate first and last name fields No Yes
Built-in editor to easily edit the front end CSS styles Yes Yes
Responsive CSS-based layout Yes Several choices
Choose whether to send a copy of the message to the user (always, never, or show a checkbox for the user to choose) Yes Yes
Option to require agreement of a statement and/or linked article before the send button is enabled. Yes Yes
Option to send emails as HTML or plain text Yes Yes
Multiple Configurations (different contact forms on different pages, and in different languages) No Yes
Multiple Recipients (for example, departments) No Yes
Ajax (show error messages and the confirmation message without re-drawing the page) No Yes
Article Plugin (include a contact form or popup ("modal") contact form anywhere) No Yes
File attachments on the contact form No Yes
Advanced features (pre-filling form fields with Get and Post variables) No Yes
Detailed, free, PDF user guide Yes Yes
Support No Optional

FlexiContact is multi-language and contributed translations are included with the product. The User Guide explains how to make or update translations. Please send us your updates!

If you use the pictorial captcha system, we have some great captcha image packs for you. Or get FlexiContact Plus and get them for free!

Latest FlexiContact Version
This version requires at least Joomla 3.1.1
FlexiContact User Guide Version 10.04
FlexiContact Component Version 10.05