Adding and Removing Saved Passwords in Google Chrome

Step 1:

Double-click on the Google Chrome icon on the desktop.

Double click Google Chrome on the Desktop

Step 2:

After Google Chrome opens, click on the Customize and Control Google Chrome wrench in the top-right corner.


Click on the Customize and Control Google Chrome icon

Next, click on Settings in the drop down menu.

click Settings

 

Step 3:

Next, select Show advanced settings....

select Show advanced settings

 

Step 4:

In the Passwords field check or uncheck the box to Offer to save passwords depending on your preference.

check or unckeck Offer to save passwords

 

Step 5:

Now, when using Google Chrome, when you type a username and password in order to log into a system it will ask if you would like to Save Passwordor if it should Never ask for this site.

Choose to save or never ask bar

Please note that you can change your mind about either of these options later, as explained further down in this guide.

 

Step 6:

The next two steps should be taken in order to remove a password from the Saved or Never ask lists.

(Proceed with this step after repeating steps 2 and 3)

In the Passwords field click Manage saved passwords...

click Manage saved passwords

 

Step 7:

In order to remove a password you have saved, in the Saved passwords, field move the mouse over the saved password you wish to delete, and click the X that will appear to the right of it.

Saved passwords field

In order to remove a site from the Never saved password list move your mouse over the site you wish to remove from this list and click the X that appears to the right of it.

Never saved passwords field

 

Congratulations!

You have successfully:

  • Turned password saving on or off
  • Saved a password
  • Set Google Chrome to never ask for a password for a website
  • Removed a password from the Saved list or the Never ask list in Google Chrome!

If you have problems when trying these instructions, or if you have other questions, please contact the Information Technology Helpdesk at 229-245-4357 or send an e-mail to helpdesk@valdosta.edu. Please note that our work request system can only accept emails sent from a VSU email address.