Manage passwords on Firefox desktop with Firefox Lockwise

Firefox Lockwise is the built-in password manager in Firefox version 70 and above. It's based on the Lockwise add-on that's still available for older versions of Firefox. To use the Firefox Lockwise password manager:

  1. Click the menu button Fx57Menu to open the menu panel.
  2. Click Logins and Passwords.

Alternatively, you can also do the following to access the Firefox Lockwise password manager:

  1. Click the Firefox Account icon in the toolbar.

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  2. Click Logins and Passwords.

The Firefox Lockwise about:logins page will open. From here, you'll be able to add or manage logins and passwords.

See the Password Manager - Remember, delete and edit logins and passwords in Firefox article for more information.

To set up Firefox Lockwise on your Android and iOS devices, see Getting started with Firefox Lockwise. Please note that you'll need to enable login sync in order for Lockwise to sync your passwords across devices.

Does it look different? You might still be on an older version of Firefox. Firefox Lockwise is built into Firefox 70 and above. Find what version of Firefox you're using and if you're using an older version, follow the steps below.

Firefox 69 and below

The Firefox Lockwise add-on lets you access and manage your passwords quickly and securely. When you visit a website and click on the add-on icon, it will suggest your logins for that page.

Install the Firefox Lockwise add-on

  1. Visit the Firefox Lockwise site.
  2. Click Install for Firefox to install the add-on and follow the prompts.

Manage passwords with Firefox Lockwise

  1. Click the Firefox Lockwise icon.

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  2. Click Open Lockwise.
  3. Enter a site or username in the search.
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    Your results will show up on the list to the left.
  4. Click the drop-down menu on top to sort alphabetically by date used or modified, or by breached websites.
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From here, you can copy, edit or delete your login information. You can also see when your login was created, last modified or last used.

Remove Firefox Lockwise

  1. Click on the menu button fx57menu to open the menu panel.
  2. Click Add-ons.
  3. Click Extensions on the left panel.
  4. Look for Firefox Lockwise on the list.
  5. Click the ellipsis (3-dot) icon and select Disable to temporarily disable it or Remove to uninstall it.
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For more information, see Disable or remove Add-ons.

Tip: Download Firefox Lockwise for iOS and for Android so that you can access your logins on multiple synced devices.

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