Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Chrome Solution | How To Protect Your Saved Passwords In Google Chrome

Protect Your Saved Password In Google Chrome From Being Viewed
When you log in to the website for the first time it will ask you to save your username and password. So that the next time you log in, you don't need to fill it again. this option will activated once you click on Save Password.

Later on if you want to show your security passwords  and usernames for the specific website is just an easy. How about if you allow your friends to use your computer and if you do not track what they doing on your computer, they can easily view your security usernames and passwords for each specific website.

How to view your security passwords and usernames in Google Chrome: 
  1. Open your Google chrome and go to settings: 
    View Your Saved Password In Google Chrome
  2. Show advanced settings, 
    View Your Saved Password In Google Chrome
  3. Under password and forms, select manage saved passwords, 
    View Your Saved Password In Google Chrome
  4. A new window will pop up that shows saved passwords for different websites. 
    View Your Saved Password In Google Chrome
  5. You can see the password for each website by selecting it and clicking show button. 
    View Your Saved Password In Google Chrome

But how to protect your saved passwords in Google Chrome? In this Tutorial I will show you a simple step to protect your saved usernames and passwords from being viewed or exposed.

To protect your saved passwords in Google Chrome from being viewed, follow this step:
  1. Click on Start menu -> Control Panel -> User Accounts. 
    Protect Your Saved Password In Google Chrome From Being Viewed
  2. Click your Administrator account, 
    Protect Your Saved Password In Google Chrome From Being Viewed
  3. Click on Create a password, 
    Protect Your Saved Password In Google Chrome From Being Viewed
  4. Fill your password, confirm password and password hint, then click Create password button. 
    Protect Your Saved Password In Google Chrome From Being Viewed
  5. You're done! Open your Google Chrome again and go to Manage saved password and click show password, it will ask you to enter your windows log on password. 
    Protect Your Saved Password In Google Chrome From Being Viewed
  6. After you enable the password for windows log on, everytime you boot your computer it will ask you to enter you account password. To disable it, go to start menu -> run then type "regedit" without quotes and hit enter. Got to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon\, create new string "AutoAdminLogon" type "REG_SZ" value "1". All done! Your saved password in Google chrome is now protected from being exposed.
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