Contact Form Disable

For those running the website software, Nova, they may have been informed that spam bots are using the contact form to submit unwanted materials, here is the quick guide to disable the contact form;


  1. Log into cPanel
  2. Navigate to file manager
  3. Copy the contact page (modules\core\views_base\main\pages\main_contact.php) into the appropriate folder in _base_override
  4. Comment out <?php echo form_open('main/contact');?> to <?php echo form_close();?> in that file
  5. Save

You can now edit the message of the Contact Page through your Site Management system.

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