How to Remove Saved Passwords From Google Chrome

How to Remove Saved Passwords From Google Chrome

Google Chrome is the most popular browser. It is default on every Android phone. People prefer Google’s browser over Safari and Internet Explorer on desktop. New browsers like Brave and Vivaldi, and old ones like Firefox and Microsoft Edge are improving and offering more features. If you plan to switch from Chrome to another browser, remove saved passwords from Chrome.

How to Remove Saved Passwords From Google Chrome

Most web browsers like Chrome, Edge, Firefox, and Safari offer a built-in password manager to easily store, manage, and auto-fill login details. While users often use a comprehensive password manager, they also tend to save passwords on their preferred web browser like Google Chrome.

When users switch from Google Chrome to Firefox or Microsoft Edge, they usually only import Bookmarks and History. However, they often forget to export or delete the saved passwords from their old Chrome browser, putting them at risk of a potential data breach.

In this post, we will discuss how to delete saved passwords on Google Chrome. You can either use the Google Chrome desktop browser or the Google Chrome app to modify or remove saved passwords.

Use Google Chrome Desktop

You can use Google Chrome on your desktop to find and modify saved passwords. Follow these steps to delete saved passwords from Chrome.

Step 1: Open Google Chrome on your desktop. Step 2: Sign in with your Google account credentials. Step 3: Go to Settings > Autofill > Passwords or tap the Profile icon in the menu bar and select Passwords. Step 4: You will see a list of saved passwords with website names and usernames. Unlike Firefox, Chrome doesn’t display additional details like creation or modification dates. Step 5: Scroll to the website information you want to delete and click the three-dot menu.

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How to Remove Saved Passwords From Google Chrome

Step 6: Remove saved login information from Google Chrome browser.

Unfortunately, Google Chrome doesn’t have a dedicated password manager like Firefox Lockwise. However, you can still view, manage, and remove saved passwords in the Google Chrome mobile app.

Use Google Chrome on Mobile

Google Chrome offers the ability to view and manage saved login information from mobile apps. To delete saved passwords from the Google Chrome Android app, follow these steps.

Step 1: Open the Google Chrome browser on Android.

Step 2: Sign in with your Google account.

Step 3: Tap the three-dot menu in the upper right corner and select Settings.

Step 4: Go to Passwords to see saved login info for websites.

How to Remove Saved Passwords From Google Chrome

Step 5: Tap on the login info and select Delete from the menu.

How to Remove Saved Passwords From Google Chrome

The steps are the same for the iPhone. The only difference is you need to go to the Settings menu from the bottom bar. Follow the steps below to make changes to the iPhone.

On iPhone

Step 1: Open Google Chrome on the iPhone.

Step 2: Go to the Settings menu from the bottom bar menu.

Step 3: Navigate to the Passwords menu.

How to Remove Saved Passwords From Google Chrome

Step 4: Tap on the website whose login info you want to delete and select Delete from the menu.

How to Remove Saved Passwords From Google Chrome

Export Login Info

Users typically remove passwords from Google Chrome when switching to another browser or no longer using their previous login credentials. In such cases, it’s recommended to export the login information. Google Chrome allows you to easily export the login details for use in a new browser. Follow these steps to export login info from Google Chrome on desktop.

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Step 1: Open Google Chrome on your desktop.

Step 2: Sign in using your Google account credentials.

Step 3: Click the Settings menu in the upper right corner.

Step 4: Open the Autofill > Saved Passwords menu.

How to Remove Saved Passwords From Google Chrome

Step 5: Tap on the three-dot menu next to Saved Passwords. Step 6: Choose Export Passwords. Be mindful that the exported file will expose your passwords, so store it securely where only you can access it.

How to Remove Saved Passwords From Google Chrome

You can import the CSV file to the new browser and enjoy the seamless auto-fill process.

Delete Saved Passwords From Google Chrome

People frequently neglect to delete unnecessary login information from their old browser, leaving themselves at risk for data theft. To keep the Saved Passwords menu in Google Chrome clutter-free and protect your information, it is important to remove any unwanted or irrelevant login entries from the Chrome Settings menu.

Next, I will explain how to remove a Google account from Chrome.

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