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How to find saved passwords on iPhone or iPad (2024 guide)

Apple lets you store usernames and passwords in iCloud Keychain so you can log in to apps and websites quickly using Face ID or Touch ID. But what if you want to manage those saved accounts and passwords?

Here’s a detailed guide on how to find saved passwords on iPhone and iPad.

How to find saved passwords on iPhone or iPad

Follow these two methods to see all the passwords you saved on your iPhone or iPad.

Find passwords on iPhone using settings

  1. Launch the Settings app on your iPhone.
  2. Head to Passwords → Unlock the screen with Face ID/ Touch ID/ Passcode.

    Head to Passwords → Unlock the screen with Face ID/ Touch ID/ Passcode
  3. Select an account → Tap Password.

    Select an account and tap Password
  4. Additionally, you can also tap the password to copy it.

Find passwords on iPhone using Siri

  1. Summon Siri by saying “Hey Siri” or by pressing the Side button.
    On iOS 17, you just need to say “Siri”.
  2. Now say, “Show my passwords.”
    Siri will now open the Passwords page in the Settings app.
  3. Then follow steps 2-3 from above.

If you want to look for a specific password, you can try saying something like, “Hey Siri, what’s my Gmail password?” Siri will then open the saved Gmail details in the Passwords section in the Settings app.

How to manage saved passwords on iPhone or iPad

Now that you know how to view saved passwords on your iPhone or iPad, follow the steps below to manage them.

How to edit saved passwords on iPhone or iPad

  1. Launch the Settings app.
  2. Tap Passwords → Unlock the screen with Face ID/ Touch ID/ Passcode.

    Head to Passwords → Unlock the screen with Face ID/ Touch ID/ Passcode
  3. Select the app or website for which you want to change the password for.
  4. Tap Edit → Password → Enter the new password
  5. Finally, press Done to confirm the changes.

    Select the app or website, tap Edit, Password,  Enter the new password, and press Done

How to delete saved account and password on iPhone

  1. Head to the Settings app.
  2. Scroll down and select Passwords → Unlock the screen with Face ID/ Touch ID/ Passcode.
  3. Choose the website or app you want to delete.
  4. Tap Delete Password → Confirm by selecting Delete Password.

    Choose the website or app, tap Delete Password, and confirm by selecting Delete Password

Alternatively, you can also swipe from right to left on the website or app you want to delete → Tap Delete → Confirm by selecting Delete Password.

How to manually add an account and password on iPhone or iPad

  1. Open Settings Passwords → Unlock with Face ID/ Touch ID/ Passcode.
  2. Tap the (+) icon → Choose New Password.
  3. Enter the Title, websiteusername, and password → Select Done.

    Tap the (+) icon, choose New Password, enter the Title, website, username, and password, and select Done

AutoFill Passwords is a super handy feature that’s exclusive to the default Safari browser for iPhone. It comes in handy, especially when you’re feeling a bit cautious about typing in your password every now and then.

If you’re still getting the hang of this cool feature, don’t worry! Here’s our complete guide on how to use AutoFill Passwords on iPhone.

Can I edit a password on my iPhone?

Yes, you can edit Saved Passwords on your iPhone. However, if you want to change the password for a specific app or website, you need to do so using the app or website itself.

Are my passwords protected on my iPhone?

Yes, your iPhone passwords are protected. Apple is known for its security, and your passwords are stored in a secure iCloud keychain on your device.

Is it possible to use third-party password managers?

Yes, it is possible to use third-party password managers. Many different password manager apps are available on the App Store. You can install one of these apps and use it as your default password manager on your iPhone.

Manage all your passwords ‍

Now that you know how to find and manage the Saved Passwords on your iPhone and iPad, I hope you can use it effectively. Now, let me reveal yet another secret to you. If you have the Keychain enabled, you can sync these passwords across all of your devices.

Moreover, with iOS 17 and iPadOS 17, you can also share saved passwords with your friends and family.

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