Re: Passwords Explorer 8
Chris & Barbara wrote:
> In Explorer 8 I have auto complete for user id and passwords. It fills
> in the user id, but it is not doing the password. Is there a way to
> set this so it will auto complete passwords also?
An HTTPS (secured) site can use an HTTP directive the forbids the
caching of login credentials. Is the problem for all HTTPS sites that
you can find or just for a few that you frequent?
Did you ever say No to remembering the login credentials for a site?
If so, that gets remembered until you flush the auto-complete cache.
A web page can request that the login credentials not be remembered by
using the AUTOCOMPLETE=OFF attribute.
IE may not recognize there is a login form in the web page. It is
possible to code the HTML so IE can't find the login controls. Also,
no code for IE to find to identify the login form.
Did you purge all cookies before starting a new instance of IE? Do you
have IE configured to delete all your browsing history, including
cookies? Do you have other privacy or security software that will
When you exit IE, did you check that all instances of iexplore.exe
actually got unloaded from memory? Check the Processes tab in Task
Manager after supposedly exiting IE.