Gmail on windows - want to delete the memory of my name and password

Posted on 2007-10-11
Last Modified: 2012-05-05
Hi All,

I see that Gmail on Windows on some PCs I work with seems to remember my user name and password once I type in the first letter of my user name. How can I delete this memory of my name and password?


- avi
Question by:progtw
    LVL 3

    Accepted Solution

    Assuming you are using internet explorer...

    Go to tools/internet options / content tab / auto complete settings and then select the options you want to have for autocomplete.  You probably have it set to remember username/passwords or forms.

    To delete stored passwords and data go to the general tab / browsing history - delete button and select what you want to delete.


    LVL 97

    Assisted Solution

    Greetings progtw !

    You can simple hightlight the name and hit Delete key.

    Hope this helps, war1
    LVL 22

    Assisted Solution

    If you use Firefox, open Firefox, go to Tools - Clear Private Data - check everything- click Clear Private Data Now

    Author Comment

    Yes, I am using IE.

    To DPAIT: Yes, that's it. Thanks!

    To war1: That's a nice trick to know. But IE will still rememebr my password next time. Thanks, anyway.

    jvuz: Also good to know. Thanks.

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