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[Done] Updated screenshots for Win7; choosing secure passwords link (was: Fix minor displaying issues, add a link to the secure password article, entry number, add a section about OS users account, rename it)

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  • Last reply by Michael Verdi
  1. scoobidiver 1275 posts
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    The basic changes to be done are:

    In addition, based on this thread, a section on using an OS user account and a screen saver that automatically locks your account within minutes must be added.

    With this, the article scope would become more generic and it should be renamed in "How do I prevent people from accessing my passwords and other private data?".

    The basic changes to be done are: * Fix minor displaying issues. * Add a link to [[Choosing More Secure Passwords]]. * the master passwords needs to be entered the first time you store a new password, you remove and view passwords, so up to 3 times per Firefox session. In addition, based on [/forums/knowledge-base-articles/707218 this thread], a section on using an OS user account and a screen saver that automatically locks your account within minutes must be added. With this, the article scope would become more generic and it should be renamed in "How do I prevent people from accessing my passwords and other private data?".
  2. AliceWyman 4285 posts
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    I don't agree with renaming and changing the scope of the article. I made a new revision to update the article with Windows 7 screenshots (using the ones in the pending revision by scoobidiver) and a few other minor edits.

    I don't agree with renaming and changing the scope of the article. I made a new revision to update the article with Windows 7 screenshots (using the ones in the pending revision by scoobidiver) and a few other minor edits.
  3. AliceWyman 4285 posts
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    I approved my Jan 17th revision, partially based on the Sept 20 edits by scoobidiver but without OS sections that changed the scope of the article.

    I approved my Jan 17th revision, partially based on the Sept 20 edits by scoobidiver but without OS sections that changed the scope of the article.
  4. Michael Verdi 1755 posts
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    I agree that sections on user accounts and locking your computer is too much for this article. However I've been thinking about and talking to the person working on SUMO taxonomy about a way to relate groups of articles by tasks. We could certainly have articles about OS user accounts and screensaver locks and then combine them in some way with articles like this and others (choosing secure passwords, etc) into a whole tutorial/course on security.

    I agree that sections on user accounts and locking your computer is too much for this article. However I've been thinking about and talking to the person working on SUMO taxonomy about a way to relate groups of articles by tasks. We could certainly have articles about OS user accounts and screensaver locks and then combine them in some way with articles like this and others (choosing secure passwords, etc) into a whole tutorial/course on security.