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Windows 7: remember pass for sites


24 Mar 2014   #1
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windows 7 home preminm x64
 
 
remember pass for sites

I activated ability to remember passwords Firefox

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but when I enter the password the password is not stored
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24 Mar 2014   #2

Windows 7 Professional X64
 
 

Yahoo password is not saved in my Firefox either, or banks as well..

Go to tools>options>security and click saved passwords and see if your other passwords are saved.


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24 Mar 2014   #3

W7 Pro SP1 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by PSCO2007 View Post
Yahoo password is not saved in my Firefox either, or banks as well..

Go to tools>options>security and click saved passwords and see if your other passwords are saved.
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Please do not post another screenshot of the window that you see after pressing "Saved Passwords". Your third image/screenshot in your original post was removed by the forum's kind admins because it showed your account names for various websites. Admittedly, you did not show the actual password - it is still not a good idea to give away the account part of security related info.


You can tell Firefox to remember passwords, but websites like Yahoo do not allow Firefox to save the password. It is not a problem with Firefox or any setting that you can change (as far as I know).
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24 Mar 2014   #4

Windows 7 Home Premium
 
 
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Well for secure (https) sites like banking sites or Yahoo it's possible to use a macro to remember passwords. Obviously it's not a brilliant idea to store important passwords anywhere other than in a securely encrypted application.

You can use a Firefox add on:

https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/fir...s-for-firefox/

You can set a master password or if you only want to use it to log into Yahoo and the like - visit the login page then start iMacro's by clicking on the toolbar icon and set it to "Record" what you're typing. Once you've logged in - save the Macro and give it a name like "Yahoo login".

Next time you want to log in - display iMacros by clicking the icon, then highlight the required macro and click "Play".

You'll be logged in automatically.
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