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How to force Chrome to remember a password? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can I force Google Chrome to remember passwords? Chrome is not trying to remember a password on web.ebuddy.com Is there a way to force Chrome to remember a password for ...
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How can I force chrome to remember my passwords? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can I force Google Chrome to remember passwords? On most sites, chrome has stored my passwords, however, on one particular site (paypal.com) I can't get it to ask if I ...
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changed password is not updated for chroot-ed environment

I have a RHEL box or development. I changed my user and root passwords on it and I can see the change in effect. However, I have a chroot environment on this box and the changed passwords do not work ...
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What Mac OS tool do you use to generate random passwords for logins? [closed]

What Mac OS tool do you use to generate random passwords for logins, and back them up (encrypted) in case your computer dies?
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Reset All My Passwords

I know there are some great apps out there for keeping track of passwords (see how-do-you-keep-track-of-all-your-passwords if you aren't familiar). I'm interested in additional features for managing ...
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What trickery does Microsoft employ that makes it difficult or impossible to save your Live login credentials?

On Microsoft's Live single sign on system they seem to employ some kind of trickery to prevent browsers from wanting to save passwords. (Or at the very least Firefox behaves as such). I have the ...
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Opera: cannot save additional Gmail login details in wand

I have a couple of gmail accounts that I log in to using Opera's wand. The problem is that I cannot save login details for any additional accounts: the wand save password dialog never pops up, instead ...
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Password-Sync (browser) with AUTH TLS support?

I'm looking for a addon/plugin or standalone software-solution to sync passwords with my own servers by using AUTH TLS. In fact, I do not trust projects like Firefox-Sync or LASTPASS and my superior ...
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How do I convert from rtf to KeePass?

I am looking for people who can recommend a good strategy into converting my passwords.rtf file into KeePass. My passwords.rtf document looks like this and contains about 70 entries, so manual entry ...
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Google Chrome password management for complex credentials

I use a bunch of web sites which contain sensitive data -- or at least that's what they think, and I don't necessarily think so. Those web sites often require you to enter a username, an account ID ...
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Is there something like gnome-keyring for Windows7?

I want to use my login password to autounlock a passwordmanager. Is there something which makes this possible and fairly secure?
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What can I do when I have forgotten my LastPass Master Password?

Right, Here's the situation I'm in - got assigned to a new system. Installed LastPass. LastPass login stares at me... and I'm blank. The password hint doesn't work ( mainly because after their ...
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Few questions about how to be more secure with passwords (lastpass, onepassword, 2 step auth)

I'm looking at the following: 1password (love the UI, don't mind the price), lastpass (love yubikey, hate the interface), keepass (hate the interface even more). I want to use 1password however I'm ...
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How can I view saved passwords in Internet Explorer?

In Firefox and Chrome I can see the passwords that I have saved using Options or Preferences. Is there any way to do this in Internet Explorer?
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Is the space character a valid FreeBSD password?

Is the space character " " a valid FreeBSD password?
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Effective windows password management for offices

I need to find password management software which meets these requirements: Shared database (only need to access / update one location) User / Group based permissions (can hide certain groups of ...
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How can I change/erase Windows password using Ubuntu Live?

How can I change or erase the Windows XP password from Ubuntu Live (11.04) booted on the PC in question? I reckon it should be possible, at least it is possible to do so to another Ubuntu ...
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Import passwords from lastpass to keepassx

I was wondering how if there were any current ways to import lastpass passwords to keepass/keepassx? I found the lastpass2keepass.py program, but it doesn't seem to work anymore (lastpass updated ...
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Sync Firefox and Chrome passwords?

I'm switching from Firefox and Chrome on a daily basis. I'm tired of having to open up Firefox each time I don't remember a Password to a website. Is there an option to sync the saved passwords ...
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Where are my Firefox passwords saved?

In a fear-driven reaction to recent hacking events I thought over my password strategy. The basic question is are my saved passwords in FireFox safe from remote access? I.e. where are they kept, are ...
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Sharing passwords in a small team

Possible Duplicate: How do you keep track of all your passwords? I was wondering what is considered best practice for storing and sharing passwords amongst a small (< 10) team that all ...
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Is it safe to store my passwords in an encrypted .7z/.zip by 7-zip?

Here is what I do: Type in all kinds of passwords in an excel file (.xlsx) Zip it with a password by 7-zip AES 256 length > 8 combination of A-Z a-z 0-9 symbols different from ...
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Unable to save password for oracle.com website

When I tried to login to oracle.com today, neither Firefox not Chrome could save the password for the account (or pre-filled the fields). Any idea why that is?
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Using Roboform with PuTTY

I recently discovered and fell in love with Roboform. In less than a week it's become indispensable. So far I've only seen Roboform's ability to fill out fields in web browsers and Windows GUI apps. ...
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Password manager bug with Firefox 3.6.13

I'm having trouble with the latest Firefox (3.6.13) password manager. For a website I'm working on, it doesn't fill the password field for any login credential saved. I've looked into the options ...
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How to transfer saved passwords between two different Firefox installation?

I am currently using a portable installation of Firefox 3.6.13, set to save passwords for some sites, using the Master Password feature. Now, I would like to move all my saved passwords to another ...
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Creating encrypted database for work

My boss posed this problem to me: Encrypted: We need an encrypted database for miscellanious passwords we use at work that are currently only in people's head. Easily accessable: Someone needs to be ...
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Does Windows 7 allow auto-login with a stored password, like TweakUI did?

The TweakUI powertoy for Windows XP had an option to auto-login. It stored your password and did the login for you. This was useful, since you kept password protection, but had login programs loaded ...
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Firefox to auto fill password ONLY by using keyboard shortcut

I've tried fastpass and RoboForm. They both fill the id/pwd form upon load the page. While I wish the auto form fill only happens when use keyboard shortcut (like press alt+Q). Is there any way to ...
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Schedule of Password Expiration to a specific time

Is there a way in Windows Server 2003 or 2008 and in Active Directory, to specify in a policy that when a users password expires that day, to have it expire at a certain time, say 4:00am. The issue ...
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How can I use my mobile phone as a password provider?

As most people here, I have a couple of accounts out there (over 300 last time I looked). I consolidated a few with OpenID but not every site supports them. I also use password managers and safes but ...
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save mysql logins

I have to log into multiple MYSQL DB's on different hosts via mysql cli. is it possible to save these logins so I don't have to trackdown/remember the credentials?
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Unix Password Management Keyring

I am looking for a password manager for a command-line Unix environment. So far all I can find are keyring applications for Windows, Linux, and Mac. But no command-line Unix interfaces. My main goal ...
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What Chrome password manager fits my requirements?

To prevent myself from using the same password everywhere I would like to start using a good password manager. Because most of my passwords are used in the browser I'm searching for something that ...
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Getting LastPass to work like SuperGenPass

I have just recently switched from SuperGenPass to LastPass because the master password cannot be changed with SuperGenPass. Now with SuperGenPass to would type in your usename and master password in ...
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How can I edit many LastPass preferences at once?

But to edit my LastPass passwords list, I have to do way too many clicks. Especially when it has remembered many passwords for different servers on the same domain, but it just distinguishes them by ...
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chrome not offering to save openid password

when I go to forums, chrome will ask if it wants to remember the password I say yes. and if I log out of the forum it fills it in for me and I just click log in. this doesn't seem to be the case with ...
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Force Firefox to remember passwords for the sites that don't let users save them

With Firefox 3.6.10 on Windows XP (I haven't tried other combinations), it seems like some websites prevent visitors from saving their password. That happens a lot with bank websites (for obvious ...
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How to get Google Chrome to save passwords entered into server generated pop-up login boxes (windows auth)?

Google Chrome does a great job at asking me if I want to save my password on most normal form pages. But if I connect to a server app where the server app asks for Windows authentication it will not ...
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How are SQL server management studio passwords saved?

If, when connecting to a database with sql server management studio and you select "remember password"... where and how is it saved? I presume it is somehow encrypted using your windows login ...
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Add Secure notes to Keychain via Applescript

I have switched from Windows to Mac and one of the things I need to set up properly is password management. Previously on Windows I was using a small TrueCrypt file containing text files with ...
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Online secure password management application [closed]

I am looking for an online password management application. In our organisation, we have several accounts with various online services (AWS, Flickr, Google, online accounting, various hosting ...
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Is Internet Explorer 8 password storage encrypted and/or safe?

I use Internet Explorer 8 at work. My system is part of a corporate domain. I am allowed to use personal email. As much as I don't want to, for convenience, I save my username and password so that I ...
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Auto “accept” a pre-filled Windows 7 password prompt dialog

I use the tray program GmailNotifier. Whenever I log on to my computer and GmailNotifier starts, it asks for a password, using this password prompt dialog. (I'm running Windows 7) The username and ...
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How to deal with the keys/password used for backing up files?

Basically I am trying to figure out how to keep my backup secure, I am going to be archiving the home directory of my system which has some important documents such as tax returns, a password ...
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Removing previously type commands at a remote server

I am ssh'ing into a remote server and then su'ing to root. The problem is that sometimes, I have not paid enough attention to the console message, and I have accidentally typed in the root password ...
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How can I password-protect my workgroup?

I am using Windows XP SP2 and want to password-protect my LAN workgroup. By "password-protected," I mean workgroup users should be able to access each others' computers without passwords, but users ...
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Firefox won't remember passwords, and throws weird javascript exceptions

Two days ago Firefox started throwing strange javascript errors e.g. Error: Cc[contractID] is undefined Source File: file:///C:/Program%20Files/Mozilla%20Firefox/components/nsLoginManager.js Line: ...
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Google Chrome: Import/Export Passwords?

I recently migrated from Windows7 to Kubuntu 10.0.4. In many ways, I'm loving the change. (I never knew it could be such a seemless process to write/test scripts!) One of the few things that is ...
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FileZilla passwords

I have quite a few FTP sites saved in FileZilla, however I want to use different client now. How can I see the passwords saved in FileZilla so I could transfer them? OS is Linux (Ubuntu 9.04) if ...