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How to see saved password in Chrome, How to see saved password in Firefox

Updated on February 15, 2015

Google Chrome most used internet browser in the World. It is easy to use and fast. Google Chrome is developed by Google Inc. It has so many good features on other side Mozilla Firefox is also most used browser. It is developed by Mozilla Foundation, Both the browsers have similar features. If you ask me about which browser is better in Chrome and Firefox then i would say as per my personal experience what i sensed with these browsers is when i browsed internet in both browsers, I found Chrome browses the web faster than Firefox, But Firefox is faster than Chrome in downloading compared to Chrome.

Both the browsers have a similar feature of saving password. it doesn't saves automatically. When you enter your user name and password on any website it asks you to save password or no for future use. Some time when we log on to a new website and if we register to that site which is not we use for regular use then there are chances that we can forget the password as happens to me.

You can use the trick to know someone else's saved password in the browser, But i won't recommend you to do this only use the tutorial for knowledge and to help people and yourself.

There are many posts over the internet giving it a title as " How to hack password in Chrome or Firefox" to get attention but i would say that it is not hacking. So first we'll see about Chrome, Just follow the below given steps.

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How to see saved password in Chrome?

Step 1:

First launch the Google Chrome browser in your computer and click on the setting icon placed on the top right of browser and click on setting as shown in below image:

Step 2:

Now scroll down and click on show advance setting then navigate manage password and click it as shown in below image:

Step 3:

Now select the website name with user name who's password you want to see and click on show as the arrow indicating in the below image and you are done with Chrome, Password will be visible.

How to see saved password in Firefox?

Step 1:

To see saved passwords in Firefox, Just launch the Firefox internet browser in your computer and click on setting icon then option as shown in below image:

Step 2:

Search for security tab and click saved passwords, see below image:

Step 3:

A new popup window will appear, Now select the user name and site and click on show password as shown in the image below:

Note: Do not use it to steal anyone's password, This is only for education and knowledge purpose or in case you've forgot a new password on a new website you visit not regular. It is not hacking it is a feature of both the browsers.


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    • vkwok profile image

      Victor W. Kwok 2 years ago from Hawaii

      Chrome user right here. Thanks for the tips!

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      Angel Amariah 3 years ago

      My pleasure Randy :)

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      Randy Hirneisen 3 years ago from Philadelphia

      Great tip, saves me from having to look through notebooks to find my forgotten password.

      Thanks :)

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      Angel Amariah 3 years ago

      Even who those are fast in technology some time don't look into all options of any thing. May be they don't take interest but when they need it they search for it

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      Bill Holland 3 years ago from Olympia, WA

      Good information for those of us who, shall we say, are a little slow with technology.