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A new Microsoft Edge provides the option to disable the Display Password button

via:cnBeta.COM     time:2020/10/11 15:36:23     readed:818

The new version of Microsoft edge has the ability to automatically fill in passwords on its website and has a built-in password generator. When you sign up for a new online account, the system will recommend a strong password. Edge also reminds you that when it discovers that your password has been broken, in addition to these, there are new improvements to the password,Microsoft now offers a new setting option to hide or display the reveal password button.


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Microsoft's edge legacy and Internet Explorer allow you to check or verify that your password is correct by clicking on the eye icon in the password input text box on the website, which can be disabled by Group Policy Editor or registry hackers. Now, chromium edge also has a password reveal button to display what you entered in the password field.


For privacy reasons, if you don't want the new edge to show an eye icon in the password entry, you can disable it now. The method is as follows:

  1. Launch new version of edge

  2. Open the settings interface

  3. Navigate to Configuration - Password

  4. Disable show password button when retype password


It should be noted that the eye icon in the password input text box only appears when the password is entered manually, but not when the password is filled automatically.

this function is available in the latest Edge Canary 87. disable the above settings, for example, so that the new Edge does not display the eye icon in the password bar of the Facebook login page.

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