When you log in to a website for the first time, your browser may remember your password so you don't have to retype it each time. But if you mistype the password, or later change it to something else, the browser remembers the wrong password. In most cases, you can simply enter the correct password, and the browser offers to remember the new entry. But if you turned off the saved password feature, your browser will continue remembering the incorrect password unless you either delete the password in your browser settings or re-enable the saved password feature.

Firefox

Step 1

Select "Options" from the Firefox or Tools menu.

Step 2

Click the "Security" tab in the Options dialog box.

Step 3

Click the "Saved Passwords" button. Firefox lists the website accounts for which it has saved your password.

Step 4

Select an account and click "Remove" to erase the saved password for that account. Click "Close" when done.

Step 5

Check the box next to "Remember Passwords for Sites" if you want Firefox to remember a new password for the website, and then click "OK." Restart the browser and log in to the website using the correct password. Click "Yes" when Firefox asks permission to save the new password.

Internet Explorer

Step 1

Click the gear icon on the Internet Explorer toolbar and select "Internet Options."

Step 2

Click the "Content" tab in the Internet Options dialog box.

Step 3

Click the "Settings" button in the AutoComplete section.

Step 4

Click "Manage Passwords." Internet Explorer open the Credential Manager window and lists website accounts for which you have saved passwords.

Step 5

Click the name of an account to show more options, and then click "Remove" and "Yes" to erase the password for that account. Close the Credential Manager window.

Step 6

Check the box next to "User Names and Passwords on Forms" in the AutoComplete Settings dialog box if you want Internet Explorer to remember a new password for the website, and then click "OK" twice. Restart the browser and log in to the website using the correct password. Click "Yes" when Internet Explorer asks permission to remember the new password.

Chrome

Step 1

Click the customization button next to Chrome's address bar and select "Settings" from the options.

Step 2

Click "Show Advanced Settings" at the bottom of the Settings page.

Step 3

Click "Manage Saved Passwords" in the Passwords and Forms section. Chrome lists website accounts for which it has saved your password.

Step 4

Click the "X" next to an account to erase its password. Click "Done" to return to the Settings screen.

Step 5

Check the box next to "Offer to Save Passwords I Enter on the Web" if you want Chrome to remember a new password for the website. Restart the browser and then log in to the website using the correct password. Click "Save Password" when Chrome asks permission to save the new password.