Reset your Master Password if you've forgotten it

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  • Revision id: 483
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  • Creator: Chris_Ilias
  • Comment: applies to 3.5
  • Reviewed: No
  • Ready for localization: Yes
  • Readied for localization by: AnonymousUser
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Using the Master Password feature, you can protect all of your locally stored usernames and passwords with a master password. If you have forgotten your master password, you must reset it.

Note: Resetting your master password will remove all of your saved usernames and passwords.
  1. In the Firefox location bar, enter the following location:
    chrome://pippki/content/resetpassword.xul
  2. Press EnterReturn.
  3. The "Reset Master Password" page will appear. Click the Reset button, to reset your master password.
    Remember: Resetting your master password will remove all of your saved usernames and passwords.


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