Manage saved passwords

You can have Chrome remember your passwords for different sites. To use your passwords on different devices, sign in to Chrome.

If you enter a new password on a site, Chrome will ask to save it. To accept, click Save.

  • To see the password that will be saved, click Preview Preview.
  • If there are multiple passwords on the page, click the Down arrow Down Arrow. Choose the password you want remembered.
  • If your username is blank or incorrect, click the text box next to "Username." Enter the username you want remembered.

Sign in with a saved password

On some websites, if you save a password to Chrome or Smart Lock for Passwords, you'll be automatically signed in when you visit that website.

  1. On your computer, go to a site you've visited before.
  2. In a sign-in form, click the username field.
  3. From the list, choose the sign-in info you want to use.

See, delete, or export saved passwords

You can see or delete passwords at any time:

  1. On your computer, open Chrome.
  2. At the top right, click More More and then Settings.
  3. At the bottom, click Advanced.
  4. Under "Passwords and forms," click Manage passwords.
  5. See, delete, or export a password:
    • See: To the right of the website, click Preview Preview. If you lock your computer with a password, you'll be prompted to enter your computer password.
    • Delete: To the right of the website, click More More and then Remove.
    • Export: To the right of "Saved Passwords," click More More and then Export passwords.

To clear all your saved passwords, clear browsing data and select "Passwords."

Stop saving passwords

By default, Chrome offers to save your password. You can turn this option off or on at any time.

  1. On your computer, open Chrome.
  2. At the top right, click More More and then Settings.
  3. At the bottom, click Advanced.
  4. Under "Password and forms," click Manage passwords.
  5. Turn the setting off.

Fix problems with passwords

If Chrome isn't saving or offering to save passwords, learn how to fix issues with saved info.

How Chrome saves and syncs passwords

How Chrome saves your passwords depends on whether you want to store and use them across devices. When synced, passwords can be used on Chrome on all your devices, and across some apps on your Android device.

Your passwords are saved to your Google Account if either of the following are true:

Otherwise, your passwords are only stored on Chrome on your computer.

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