Google autofill : Updating the Auto-Fill Settings

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Google Chrome’s autofill functionality can be extremely useful. After all, it stores your contact information, credit card information, email addresses, and other personal information.

But what happens if you need to change or delete this data ? We’ll show you how to view, edit, and clear Google Chrome autofill settings in this post.

One of the benefits of using Google Chrome on all of your devices is that your autofill info, such as your address and credit card number, is synced across all of them.But what happens if you move or your credit card expires ? You’re in luck because Chrome’s autofill details can be updated easily.

Here’s how to make changes in google autofill:

How to Delete Chrome Autofill Data

  • On your desktop or Laptop, launch the Chrome browser.
  • In the top right corner, click the three dots.
  • Clear browsing data by going to Settings > Privacy and protection > Clear browsing data.
  • Select All Time, then Clear Info.

The data from autofill is saved in the Google cloud. If you save credit card information on your device, it will be accessible on your smartphone and tablet as well. When you delete your browsing history, sign-in data, and passwords, the information is deleted from all of your devices.

Changing Chrome settings on your smartphone is not that different.

How to Turn Off Chrome’s Autofill

  • Launch the Chrome web browser.
  • In the top right corner, click the three dots.
  • Look for the Autofill section in Settings.
  • Select the item you want to disable Autofill for (passwords, payment methods, addresses, and so on).
  • Switch off the Auto Sign-in setting for each object individually.

How do I make changes to the Autofill data?


Follow these steps to edit credit card information, address information, and other data stored in Google Chrome:

  • Launch the Chrome web browser.
  • In the top right corner, click the three dots.
  • Navigate to the Autofill portion of the Settings menu.
  • Go to Addresses and More > Add an Address to add a new address. Add a new line, type in the address, and hit Save.
  • To add a new credit card, go to Payment methods > Add, fill in the credit card details, and save.
  • Simply pick Edit from the three dots on the right to make changes to a current address or credit card.
  • To remove a current address or credit card, pick Remove from the three dots on the right.

Autofill for a particular website can be turned off.

  • Open the Chrome web browser.
  • The three dots in the top right corner should be clicked.
  • Pick Passwords from the Autofill section of Settings.
  • A list of websites with usernames and passwords will be shown.
  • Pick Remove from the three dots next to the password you want to remove.
  • Simply ignore the suggestion the next time Chrome offers to save your password for that particular website.

Official Google documentation

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