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How to Save, View, and Manage Passwords on Opera Browser?

The Opera Browser has a built-in password manager to view and store passwords securely. You can save passwords on the cloud and access them on both phone and desktop with cross-device sync. Here’s how you can save, view, and manage your passwords in the Opera browser

How to Save, View, and Manage Passwords on Opera Browser?

Using Password Manager in Opera Browser

Opera is a dependable and feature-rich choice among the many different web browsers available. Through continuous upgrades and enhancements, it has established itself as a leading competitor in the browser market. And the built-in Password Manager is only one example of how Opera considers and prioritizes its users’ security needs.

Save New Passwords

It can be difficult to remember many passwords for multiple online accounts. When it comes to saving passwords on Opera Browser, you’ll find it simple to do. To keep your login credentials safe, follow these steps:

On PC

Step 1: Open the Opera browser on your PC.

Step 2: Click on the Opera icon at the top-left side and select Settings.

Save, View, and Manage Passwords on Opera Browser

Step 3: Scroll down to the bottom and tap Advanced to view Advanced settings.

Save, View, and Manage Passwords on Opera Browser

Step 4: Tap on Password Manager under the Autofill section.

Save, View, and Manage Passwords on Opera Browser

Step 5: Finally, turn on the toggle next to Offer to save passwords.

Save Passwords to Save, View, and Manage Passwords on Opera Browser

On Phone

Step 1: Open the Opera app on your smartphone.

Step 2: Tap on the profile icon at the bottom-right corner.

Step 3: Scroll the menu and tap on Passwords.

Step 4: Click on Save and Autofill Passwords.

Step 5: Select Ask every time from the given options.

Now, whenever you log in to an online account in the Opera browser, you will be prompted for a few seconds to save the password. To save the password, click the “Save” button when you see the prompt; otherwise, it will disappear after a few moments.

If you don’t want to save passwords for a specific site, choose “Never” when prompted, and Opera will add the site to the “Never Saved” section of the Password Manager, not offering to save it again.

Find and View Saved Passwords

After saving the password, you must wonder how to view them. If so, follow the below steps to find and view the saved passwords in the Opera browser:

On PC

Step 1: Open the Opera browser on your computer.

Step 2: Tap the Opera menu icon in the left corner and select Settings.

Find and View Passwords

Step 3: Click Advanced at the bottom in the Settings panel.

Find and View Passwords

Step 4: Click on Password Manager on the right panel.

Find and View Passwords

Step 5: Now, you will see a list of all your stored passwords. To view a specific password, click the eye icon next to the password field. For security reasons, you may be required to provide your Windows password.

Find and View Passwords

On Mobile

Step 1: Open the Opera app and tap on the profile icon at the bottom.

Step 2: Scroll down the page and tap on Passwords.

Step 3: Under the Passwords section, tap on the entry whose password you want to view.

Step 4: Click on the eye icon next to the password to view it.

Manage and Delete Saved Passwords

As already seen, Opera’s Password Manager keeps all your passwords locally, allowing you to manage and delete unnecessary entries. Follow the below steps to remove a saved password.

On PC

Step 1: Launch the Opera browser on your machine.

Step 2: Type opera://settings/passwords in the address bar, then hit enter.

Manage and Delete Passwords

Step 3: Under the Saved Passwords section, click on the three-dot icon next to the entry you want to delete.

Manage and Delete Passwords

Step 4: Choose Remove from the menu that appears.

Manage and Delete Passwords

On Mobile

Step 1: Open the Opera app on your device.

Step 2: Click on the profile icon, then select Passwords.

Step 3: Tap to open the password entry you want to delete.

Step 4: Finally, click on the Delete button.

Once done, the saved password will be removed from the browser.

Export the Saved Passwords

Follow the steps below to export your passwords for safekeeping or move them to another device:

On PC

Step 1: On the browser, tap on the Opera menu icon at the top-right corner.

Export Saved Passwords

Step 2: Select Settings from the menu that appears.

Export Saved Passwords

Step 3: Scroll down to the bottom and tap Advanced to open Advanced Settings.

Export Saved Passwords

Step 4: Under the Autofill section, click on Password Manager.

Export Saved Passwords

Step 5: Click on the three-dot icon next to the Saved Passwords option.

Export Saved Passwords

Step 6: Choose Export Passwords from the menu options.

Export Saved Passwords

Step 7: Confirm it by tapping on Export Passwords and entering your Windows password.

Export Saved Passwords

Step 8: Once done, you will be prompted to download the CSV file.

The.csv file will now be saved to the location you selected on your computer. After that, you can export your passwords to a new service.

On Mobile

Although the Opera mobile app does not allow users to export passwords, you can sync and export your passwords to your PC. To sync your passwords, ensure you’re in the same account on both devices. You can also connect the device by scanning the QR code to complete the sync process.

FAQs

Q. Is the Password Manager the Same on Opera GX And Opera Browser?

Both browsers include a Password Manager that, once enabled, prompts users to save passwords while accessing online accounts. The process to save, view, and manage the passwords in Opera GX is the same as in the Opera browser.

Q. What is Opera’s Password Manager?

The Password Manager in the Opera browser allows users to securely remember and manage their online account passwords. It provides convenience by automatically requesting that users save passwords and allowing easy access to the credentials that have been saved.

Wrapping Up

This is how you can save, view, and manage passwords in the Opera browser. I hope the above article helps you save, find, view, delete, and export passwords in the Opera browser. If you have any questions about the article, let us know in the comments below. Stay tuned to BrowserToUse for more such articles and how-tos.

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