Hi,Not certain wbelow to article this so forgive me if it"s in the wrong place!Using 0.6.1+ and noticed something various about Saved Passwords. I now gain a prompt to enter the grasp password for the Software Security Device whenever I visit sites with a conserved password. If I attempt to login to new sites it prompts me aobtain and I can"t save my login information!AFAIK, I"ve not collection any type of password for this. Is tright here a solution for this? Or must I obtain a newer build?Any help a lot appreciated!Ta,Anil

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Posted August 30th, 2003, 3:02 am

The master password protects all your stored passwords. If you are prompted to choose a brand-new master password (you have to enter it twice and also there"s likewise a password toughness indicator), you can just perform that, or you deserve to enter a empty one. Builds founding 08/28 have actually a blank master password by default.However, if you are prompted to enter your formerly preferred grasp password (simply one line to enter it) and you don"t remember your understand password, you need to get rid of it. You can try a 08/28 or newer develop, which has some new defense UI in Options-Advanced-Certificates, or try chrome://pippki/content/pref-masterpass.xul; you have to manually copy this to the resolve bar.Or you delete (move it to somewright here else) key3.db in your profile.

Posted August 30th, 2003, 4:59 am

Thanks for the reply. I"ll recollection the password and start over! I love hindsight.................!

Posted August 30th, 2003, 8:22 am

I simply downloaded the 8/30 nightly for OSX, and it does not have the grasp password function. Will this be added to the OSX builds?
cliffzilla wrote:I just downloaded the 8/30 nightly for OSX, and also it does not have actually the grasp password function. Will this be included to the OSX builds?
Try Tools-Options-Advanced-Certificates-Manage Security Devices-Software Security Device-Change Password.
Thanks Steffen.I developed a password (the one I"ve provided in Mozilla for years), did a logout, and once I visited login it didn"t acknowledge the password.Hmmmm.
OK, I acquired it to work-related. I deleted my profile and also started from scrape. One question I had was will certainly this password manager act choose Mozilla"s wright here you have options of when you"ll be asked for the password (such as everytime, when per session)?
cliffzilla wrote:...will this password manager act prefer Mozilla"s wbelow you have options of when you"ll be asked for the password (such as everytime, as soon as per session)?

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