Chrome to add export password option on desktop

Prasad, 08 March 2018

Chrome on desktop will soon provide users with an easy way to export their saved passwords. An option will be available in future stable build of the browser wherein you will find the option 'Export passwords' under 'Saved passwords' in Settings.

Exporting passwords could come in handy if you plan to move to another browser, another platform or a password manager. While most applications support importing passwords from Chrome, it's still nice to have the option to export them easily.

As mentioned before, the option will hit stable channel at a later date but can be found in the latest dev channel update.

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  • Anonymous

I would not know. :) I don't save my passwords in any browser anymore. I type all login info - every time.

  • Anonymous

Lol, you do realize that FireFox has the same feature to view your passwords in plain text, right? They just don't have the export feature (yet)

  • Anonymous

In Firefox, you can set up a master passwort. You have to enter the master password ot access passwords. You also can use the master passwort to protect the passwords from exporting them with Password Exporter addon (yes, Firefox can export/import pa...

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