Microsoft Edge has a built-in password manager that allows you to save all your passwords. When you log in to a new website, Edge will ask you to save the credentials. But this can get pretty annoying. Here’s how to disable the popups in Microsoft Edge.
If you plan to use a password manager, we recommend that you go for a special password manager service such as LastPass or Bitwarden. These services are not browser dependent and have strong native clients as well as browser extensions.
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But before you do that, let’s disable Microsoft Edge login prompts first. The steps are different for Microsoft Edge for desktop, Android, iPhone and iPad.
Deselect Save login popups in Microsoft Edge for Desktop
To get started on your Windows 10 PC or Mac, click the three-dot menu button on the right side of the toolbar in Microsoft Edge.
Choose the option “Settings”.
This page shows the Microsoft account used to sync all personal information (along with passwords).
Click on the “Passwords” button here.
Enable the option “Offer to save passwords”.
Microsoft Edge will no longer show the annoying save login popups.
Turn off Save login popups in Microsoft Edge for Android
When you sign in to a new website on your Android smartphone or tablet, Microsoft Edge prompts you to save the credentials in your Microsoft account.
To disable this, first open the Microsoft Edge browser on your Android device. Then tap the three-dot menu icon in the bottom toolbar.
Select the option “Settings” here.
Go to the “Saving Passwords” section.
Tap the switch next to the “Save Passwords” option to turn the feature off.
Turn off Save login popups to Microsoft Edge for iPhone or iPad
The steps for turning off the save login popup are slightly different in the iPhone and iPad apps.
To start, open the Microsoft Edge app on your iPhone or iPad, then tap the three-dot menu button in the bottom toolbar.
Select the option “Settings”.
Navigate to the option “Privacy and Security”.
Scroll down and uncheck the option “Offer to save passwords” to turn the feature off. Then tap the “Done” button to save the setting.
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