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Manage logins

Jun 27, 2010

The Manage Logins feature in Identity Safe lets you view all the logins that you want Identity Safe to manage. Login information includes information such as your email login credentials and Internet banking credentials.

Identity Safe provides you the option to save your logins when you enter your login information in a Web site's login page. You can instantly save your login information in Identity Safe.


Identity Safe offers the following features:
  • Safely stores Web page login information
  • Lets you save multiple IDs or accounts and passwords for a Web site
  • Lets you organize your logins under various categories
  • Intelligently searches for a particular login
  • Lets you save the Web site name with a name other than the default name
  • Displays the login ID and lets you show or hide the password
  • Displays the strength of the password for your login
  • Lets you quickly launch the Web site login page
  • Fills in your login automatically when you revisit Web pages
  • Lets you manually add logins
  • Lets you change the URL of your saved logins
  • Lets you view the last time you made changes to the settings of your saved logins
To manage your logins, you must be logged in to Identity Safe. Manage Logins lets you view all of the logins that you want Identity Safe to manage.
Manage Logins offers you the following features:
  • Organizes your logins under various categories

    You can organize your logins under different folders. If you have created folders in the Manage Logins window, you have the option to choose a folder under which you want to save your login.
  • Intelligently searches for a particular login.

    Manage Logins offers you the intelligent find-as-you-type search feature. Results are filtered based on the characters that you type.
  • Lets you save the Web site name with a name other than the default name

    You can also change the site name when you save your login.
  • Lets you change the user name or password for your logins

    Manage Logins uses the updated user name and password the next time you visit the login Web page. Ensure that the updated user name or password is valid.
  • Displays the login ID and lets you show or hide the password

    In the hide password mode, Identity Safe displays only eight characters, regardless of the length of your password.
  • Displays the strength of the password for your login

    Manage Logins also provides you a graphical representation of the strength of the password for your login.
  • Lets you view the details of the date and time when you last made to the Manage Logins settings
To add a login manually
  1. In the Norton Internet Security main window, in the Web pane, click Settings.
  2. Under Identity Safe, in the Manage Logins row, click Configure.
  3. In the Manage Logins window, click New Login.
  4. In the New Login dialog box, type the URL of the Web site or a name for which you want to use this login.

    If it is a URL, ensure that you prefix it with http.
  5. Click OK.
  6. In the Username dialog box, in the Enter new username box, type the user name of the login, and then, click OK.
  7. In the confirmation dialog box, click OK.

    The confirmation dialog box prompts you to set a password for the login that you created.
  8. Ensure that the login you added is selected.
  9. Under Details, in the Password box, type the password of your login.
  10. Click OK.
To delete a login
  1. In the Norton Internet Security main window, in the Web pane, click Settings.
  2. Under Identity Safe, in the Manage Logins row, click Configure.
  3. In the Manage Logins window, under Logins, select the Web site name that you want to delete.
  4. Click Delete.
  5. In the confirmation dialog box, click OK.
To create a new folder
  1. In the Norton Internet Security main window, in the Web pane, click Settings.
  2. Under Identity Safe, in the Manage Logins row, click Configure.
  3. In the Manage Logins window, click New folder.
  4. In the New Folder dialog box, in the Enter new folder name box, type a folder name.
  5. Click OK.

1 comments: (+add yours?)



» Anonymous said...

When I have created a new folder in Identity safe how do I move existing login details from one folder to the new folder?

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