Auto save newly created login info

Hi,

When I change password or username details for a login already saved in BW it asks if I want to save these changed details. Is there a setting that asks this for newly created login details. Currently with new logins I open BW, generate and copy a password then use that plus a username to register on a new site. Then when that’s confirmed I re-open BW and input the saved password and username with the url. I’m sure I’m doing this wrong. Having moved across from Lastpass (uugh) that is what happened with new logins. Can anyone save me a few steps?

Thanks

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Had to register on several sites yesterday and was also missing this feature quite a bit… I’m not sure about the implementation, but if BW recognizes PW changes, it should also be able to spot new registrations, shouldn’t it?

Thanks and regards,
Fabian

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It does pop up asking if you want to save new login details but only if it recognises that you’ve just registered on a site. Depending on how the site is coded, it may not be able to tell that you’ve just registered a new account, e.g. field names, form names, etc.

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This popped up in suggested answers and it’s pretty good. Also check out his Creating Identities video which is great for completing form.

Hi,
Sorry, maybe I’m not understanding the forum structure, but what is “this” in “this popped up”? I can’t see a link or anything like that which I could check out… also regarding the Creating Identities… Or do you mean danmullen (the author of the post above) uploaded videos somewhere?

Thanks and regards,
Fabian

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I just did a search and I think this is the YT video referred to:


If this is the official way it looks a bit backwards to me but it seems to work.
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Bitwarden is supposed to automatically save newly created logins but it rarely does. Lastpass, which is what I was using before I migrated to BW was much better at detecting this.

Aaah, this is how it works… I think it’s less intuitive than LastPass, but it does its job. Thanks for sharing this!

Best regards,
Fabian

Yes, not terribly intuitive is it!

No, I don’t think that’s the “official” way. I created two new logins yesterday and just let Bitwarden prompt me to save them. The auto save popup works most of the time for me but there are certain sites where it doesn’t. In those cases I just add the account manually.

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Thanks for the video @rafikiphoto.:+1: