Password management

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With Vivaldi, you can store your account login credentials in the browser.

Saving passwords

When password saving is enabled, every time you log into a new account you’ll be asked whether you wish to save the password.

If you discard the prompt for saving a particular password but want to do it later, click on key icon Save your password on the right side of the Address Field.

In case you clicked Never, you won’t be asked whether you wish to save the password on that website again. In case you’ve change your mind, go to chrome://settings/passwords (the link will auto-correct to Vivaldi settings) and delete the website from the Never Saved list.

If you don’t want to save passwords or use other tools to manage them, you can disable the feature in Settings > Privacy > Passwords by unticking Save Webpage Passwords.

Save password prompt

When you change an account’s password, you’ll get the same prompt asking whether you wish to update the credentials.


Viewing Passwords

To view saved passwords:

  1. In Settings > Privacy > Passwords > Show Passwords;
  2. Click on Eye icon Show Password, or right-click on the entry and select Show Password
  3. Enter your computer’s login password.

To filter passwords, search for the Website or Account Name in the search box above the list of saved login credentials.

Saved passwords in Settings

To sort saved passwords alphabetically, click on the column title according to which you want to sort the saved entries. Click again to reverse the order.

In addition to the option to show the password, from the right-click menu you can also copy the password or username, visit the page, and delete the saved password.


Deleting passwords

To delete stored account credentials, right-click on the entry and select Delete Password.

To delete all passwords:

  1. Go to Vivaldi menu button Vivaldi menu > Tools > Delete Browsing Data;
  2. Select Passwords (includes your Sync login password);
  3. For Delete data for, select All Time;
  4. Click Delete.

To delete a single password:

  1. Go to Settings > Privacy > Passwords > Show Passwords;
  2. Right-click on the entry you want to remove;
  3. Select Delete Password.

Importing passwords

The easiest way to import passwords from another Vivaldi browser is to use Sync, which also allows you to synchronize other types of data, such as Bookmarks and Notes.

To import passwords from another browser:

  1. Make sure the source browser is closed;
  2. Then go to Vivaldi menu button Vivaldi menu > File > Import Bookmarks and Settings;
  3. From the dropdown menu select the browser you wish to import the passwords from;
  4. Decide on the data you want to import;
  5. Click Start Import.

Please note that password import is not possible from all browsers.

To import passwords from .csv file:

  1. Go to vivaldi://flags and search for #PasswordImport;
  2. Enable the experimental feature;
  3. Type “chrome://settings/passwords” into the Address field;
  4. Click on More actions (on the right from Saved Passwords);
  5. Select Import;
  6. Choose the .csv file with your passwords;
  7. Click Open.

Exporting passwords

To export passwords:

  1. Go to chrome://settings/passwords (the link will auto-correct to Vivaldi settings);
  2. On the right from Saved Passwords, click on 3 dots More Actions;
  3. Select Export Passwords;
  4. Enter your computers password;
  5. Save the .csv file.
Important! Your passwords will be visible to anyone who can see the exported file.

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