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Question: autofill not working on imac

autofill has stopped working since last update

iMac, iOS 5

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A user has to autofill information now manually.

Click inside the AutoFill field or arrow button.

A pop-up will appear. Click the Username and arrow button.

Click Password field again, click username/password from the pop-up, and click the arrow button again.

Click the user


Safari 11.1

About AutoFill

This is a new security feature.


Safari Login AutoFill

Available for: OS X El Capitan 10.11.6, macOS Sierra 10.12.6, and macOS High Sierra 10.13.4

Impact: A malicious website may be able to exfiltrate autofilled data in Safari without explicit user interaction.

Description: Safari autofill did not require explicit user interaction before taking place. The issue was addressed through improved autofill heuristics.

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT208695



Helps protect privacy by only AutoFilling usernames and passwords after selecting them in a web form field in Safari.


https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT208533

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Apr 22, 2018 6:57 AM in response to moyafrombath In response to moyafrombath

A user has to autofill information now manually.

Click inside the AutoFill field or arrow button.

A pop-up will appear. Click the Username and arrow button.

Click Password field again, click username/password from the pop-up, and click the arrow button again.

Click the user


Safari 11.1

About AutoFill

This is a new security feature.


Safari Login AutoFill

Available for: OS X El Capitan 10.11.6, macOS Sierra 10.12.6, and macOS High Sierra 10.13.4

Impact: A malicious website may be able to exfiltrate autofilled data in Safari without explicit user interaction.

Description: Safari autofill did not require explicit user interaction before taking place. The issue was addressed through improved autofill heuristics.

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT208695



Helps protect privacy by only AutoFilling usernames and passwords after selecting them in a web form field in Safari.


https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT208533

Apr 22, 2018 6:57 AM

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