Want to Access your Saved or Lost Passwords on iPhone? Try These Solutions
If you have been using an iPhone for a while, then you might already know how easy it is to use its inbuilt Apple password manager. Though, a lot of new users often find it hard to access their saved passwords on iPhone or edit them as per their needs. Therefore, to make your job easier, I will let you know how to access and manage your passwords on iPhone using its inbuilt and third-party solutions.
Part 1: How to Access your Saved Passwords on iPhone?
One of the best things about iOS devices is that they come with an inbuilt Apple password manager. Therefore, you can use the inbuilt feature to store, delete, and change the Apple password of all the connected apps, website logins, and so on.
To access this inbuilt feature in your iOS device, you can unlock it, and go to its Settings > Passwords & Accounts > Website & App Passwords. Here, you can get a detailed list of all the account logins that are saved on your device.
Apart from your iCloud account, you can also access all kinds of third-party website/app passwords such as Facebook, Instagram, Spotify, Twitter, and so on. You can look for any website login feature manually or simply enter keywords on the search option.
Now, to check the saved passwords on iPhone, you can just tap on the respective entry from here. To authenticate your choice, you just have to enter the original passcode of your device or bypass its biometric scan. Here, you can check the password of the selected account and can tap on the "Edit" option from the top to change the Apple password.
If you want, you can also tap on the "Delete" button from the bottom to simply remove the saved password from your iOS device.
Part 2: Recover Lost or Forgotten Saved Passwords on iPhone
At times, the above-listed methods might not help you perform an Apple account recovery. In this case, you can consider using Dr.Fone - Password Manager, which is a professional and 100% reliable solution to extract all kinds of lost, saved, or inaccessible passwords from your iOS device.
- You can just connect your device to the system and follow a simple process to extract all kinds of saved passwords on iPhone.
- The application can help you retrieve all kinds of passwords of different websites and apps that are saved on your iPhone.
- Apart from that, you can also get details regarding its linked Apple ID and password, screentime password, WiFi logins, credit card information, and so on.
- The tool will not harm your device in any way while accessing your passwords. Also, your account details will be kept safe (as they won't be stored or forwarded by Dr.Fone).
If you also want to access your saved passwords on iPhone using Dr.Fone - Password Manager, then consider following these steps:
Step 1: Install and Launch Dr.Fone - Password Manager on your System
You can start by installing Dr.Fone - Password Manager on your system and launching it whenever you need to perform Apple account recovery. From its welcome screen, you can open the "Password Manager" feature.
Subsequently, you can connect your iPhone to the system and wait for a while as Dr.Fone - Password Manager would detect the connected device.
Step 2: Start the Password Recovery Process by Dr.Fone
As your iPhone would be detected, its details would be displayed on the interface of Dr.Fone. You can now just click on the "Start Scan" button to commence the recovery process of your passwords.
You can now just sit back and wait for a while as your passwords would be extracted from the connected iOS device. It is recommended not to close the application in between and simply wait for the Apple password manager to complete its processing.
Step 3: View and Save your Saved Passwords on your iPhone
As the Apple account recovery process is completed, you can check the extracted details on the interface. For instance, you can visit the Apple ID or the Website/App Passwords category from the side to check their details on the side.
As you would get a detailed list of all the retrieved passwords, you can click on the eye icon to view them. If you want, you can also click on the "Export" button from the bottom panel to simply save your passwords in a compatible CSV format.
That's it! After following this simple approach, you can access your account information, Apple ID details, WiFi logins, and so much more from your iPhone.
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Part 3: How to Check your Saved Passwords on iPhone's Web Browsers?
Besides the inbuilt Apple password manager, iPhone users also take the assistance of their browsing app to store their account details. Therefore, before you take any drastic measures to perform Apple account recovery, make sure you check the settings of your web browser. Chances are that all the passwords on iPhone that you wish to recover could be saved there all along.
Most iPhone users take the assistance of Safari to browse the internet as it is the default web browser on the device. Since Safari can easily store your passwords, you can go to its settings to retrieve them.
To do that, you can just launch the settings of your iOS device by tapping on the gear icon. Now, you can just browse to its Safari Settings and tap on the Passwords feature. Here you can access all the saved passwords on Safari after entering the passcode of your device or authenticating the inbuilt biometric security.
For Google Chrome
A lot of iPhone users also take the assistance of the Google Chrome application to access the web on the go. Since Google Chrome also comes with an inbuilt password manager, you can just use this feature to access your saved passwords on iPhone.
To check this, you can just launch the Google Chrome application and tap on the three-dot icon from the top to go to its Settings. Now, you can navigate to its Settings > Passwords to simply view all the saved account details. Once you bypass the authentication check by entering your phone's passcode (or using your fingerprint ID), you can easily access all the saved passwords on iPhone via Chrome.
For Mozilla Firefox
Due to its high-end security features, a lot of iPhone users also choose Mozilla Firefox as their default web browser. The best thing about Firefox is that it lets us sync passwords between our iPhone and system (or any other device).
Once you have launched Mozilla Firefox on your iPhone, you can tap on the hamburger icon to visit its settings. Now, you can navigate to its Settings > Settings & Privacy > Saved Logins to check all the saved passwords on iPhone. Once you have passed an authentication check, you can copy, edit, or view your saved passwords on Firefox.
- How can I save my iPhone passwords on iCloud?
To sync your passwords between multiple devices, you can take the assistance of iCloud. For this, you can just go to the iCloud Settings on your iPhone and enable the Keychain access. Later, you can customize how your passwords would be stored and linked on iCloud via Keychain.
- Is it okay to save my iPhone passwords on Safari?
Since Safari passwords are protected with the default security feature of your device, they are considered secure. Though, if someone knows the passcode of your iPhone, then they can easily bypass its security check to access your passwords.
- What are some good iPhone password manager apps?
Some of the most popular and secure password manager apps that you can use on your iPhone are from brands like 1Password, LastPass, Keeper, Dashlane, Roboform, and Enpass.
Now when you know how to access your passwords on iPhone, you can easily meet your requirements. If you simply want to access your saved passwords on iPhone, then you can just go to its settings or browse the saved login feature of the browser that you are using. Besides that, if you want to do an Apple account recovery of your lost or inaccessible passwords, then you can just take the assistance of Dr.Fone - Password Manager. The desktop application can help you get back all kinds of account details from your iPhone and that too without causing any data loss on it.