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Windows 7: Passwords in IE9

11 Oct 2011   #11
kb04090

Windows 7 64 bit Professional with XP mode
 
 
Found a Solution

I had apparently told IE9 at one point not to remember the password for a specific site. So every time I went there, it remembered my username but not the password.

Tried to find a solution, and came to this post, but didn't want to erase the passwords for all other sites.

I went into the Tools, Internet Options, Content, Auto Complete, Settings and unchecked "Ask me before saving Passwords". I then logged into the site. Logged back out and tried logging in again. The password was retained.

I then went back into the above options and REchecked "Ask me before saving Paswords".

Much less destructive solution than erasing all settings.

Hope this helps someone else!


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11 Oct 2011   #12
roncerr

Windows 8 Pro w/MC 32-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by kb04090 View Post
...Much less destructive solution than erasing all settings....
Thanks for the tip. As I mentioned in post #3, IEPassView is intended to provide selective control over username/password combinations saved by IE. But some antivirus programs give a false positive when they see it.
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