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Remember passwords is grayed out all the sudden

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The "Remember Passwords" is grayed out. It has been working just fine and just stopped! How do I fix this?

Additional System Details

This happened

Every time Firefox opened

This started when...

Today 9/28/2010

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  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.9.2.10) Gecko/20100914 (CK-BBS) Firefox/3.6.10

More Information

cor-el
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  • You enter Private Browsing mode if you select: Tools > Options > Privacy > History: Firefox will: "Never Remember History"
  • To see all History settings, choose: Tools > Options > Privacy, choose the setting Firefox will: Use custom settings for history
  • Uncheck: [ ] "Automatically start Firefox in a private browsing session"

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Question owner

I've NEVER HAD or USED Private Browsing. My problems has nothing to do with this Private-thing ........ anyone have a fix for this?

Question owner

I had to re-install firefox to get the "remember passwords" to work again. This is a "flaky" browser problem. You would think firefox would get this fixed rather than have all those false and misleading fix posts they put on the forum!!