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iOS 7 uses iCloud to store your passwords for websites you log into. But sometimes, by default, Safari won't prompt you to save passwords for certain sites—sites that explicitly request that web browsers not save such data.

But they're your passwords, and Apple clearly thinks you deserve a vote on whether your iOS device saves them. Head over to the Settings app, tap on Safari, and then tap on Passwords & Autofill. Enable the Always Allow setting, and Safari will now be willing to save every single password you enter, even on sites that attempt to disallow that option.
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Get iOS 7 to remember passwords even for sites that don't want it to
Authored by: Typhoon14 on Oct 16, '13 07:57:40AM

Safari in Mavericks also has this option. Long overdue. Banks and other sites may feel they're protecting user security by blocking password saving, but what they're really doing is encouraging users to use simple, easy-to-remember passwords and recycle them across lots of sites…



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Get iOS 7 to remember passwords even for sites that don't want it to
Authored by: redfood on Oct 16, '13 09:35:28AM

There is a safari extension that does this for Mountain Lion:
http://lapcatsoftware.com/blog/2010/06/10/safari-extension-autocomplete/

Also, unfortunately, the passwords are not being stored in iCloud yet. The are being stored locally on your phone (and I guess backed up to iCloud if you choose to have encrypted backups). Apple lists the iCloud Keychain feature as "Coming soon."



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Get iOS 7 to remember passwords even for sites that don't want it to
Authored by: Unsoluble on Oct 16, '13 11:55:35AM

Note that enabling this setting *requires* your phone to have at least a 4-digit passcode (which I find unbearable, alas).



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Get iOS 7 to remember passwords even for sites that don't want it to
Authored by: agentx on Oct 17, '13 03:27:18AM

Not having a passcode on an iOS is just plain lazy and stupid.

Data protection is available for devices that offer hardware encryption, including iPhone 3GS and later, all iPad models, and iPod touch (3rd generation and later). Data protection enhances the built-in hardware encryption by protecting the hardware encryption keys with your passcode. This provides an additional layer of protection for your email messages attachments, and third-party applications.

Enable data protection by configuring a passcode for your device:

Tap Settings > General > Passcode.
Follow the prompts to create a passcode.
After the passcode is set, scroll down to the bottom of the screen and verify that "Data protection is enabled" is visible.

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4175?viewlocale=en_US&locale=en_US



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Get iOS 7 to remember passwords even for sites that don't want it to
Authored by: Unsoluble on Oct 17, '13 10:27:55AM

And a nice day to you too! :|

You're free to worry about your own data's security and privacy at your own levels, but don't presume that everyone else feels the same way; we all have unique sets of values.



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Get iOS 7 to remember passwords even for sites that don't want it to
Authored by: Typhoon14 on Oct 21, '13 09:27:29AM

Of course, as someone who has dealt with way too many angry customers, in my experience, this value is usually "ignore security because it's inconvenient, then go absolutely nuts when someone gets into your accounts and steals your stuff, blame everyone but yourself."



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Get iOS 7 to remember passwords even for sites that don't want it to
Authored by: JackSloth on Oct 28, '13 01:48:58PM

One can be right and rude at the same time.

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Get iOS 7 to remember passwords even for sites that don't want it to
Authored by: ashkenaz on Oct 22, '13 07:10:53PM

Calling others who disagree with you lazy and stupid is not necessarily lazy but it certainly is stupid—boorish, too.



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Get iOS 7 to remember passwords even for sites that don't want it to
Authored by: RedFred on Mar 11, '14 12:37:56PM

Don't get too attached to this feature, it may be going away in the future.



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