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RE: Issue 948 SC 1.3.5 Identify Input Purpose - autocomplete technique VS Privacy/Security

From: Alastair Campbell <acampbell@nomensa.com>
Date: Tue, 5 Jun 2018 21:52:36 +0000
To: John Foliot <john.foliot@deque.com>
CC: WCAG <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
Message-ID: <AM5PR0902MB200293A7F6E185B6C8DBF61AB9660@AM5PR0902MB2002.eurprd09.prod.outlook.com>
> a quick check in Chrome (and Vivladi, based on Chromium Blink), and no, they 'automatically' remember the fields.

That might be a saved setting? The support info indicates that it asks before saving:

Edge is off by default, but can be turned on:

For safari it’s part of keychain, which you have to opt-into:

So I’m fairly confident with saying it is an opt-in feature.



> Firefox doesn't unless told so (that I can tell), and you can certainly turn off this feature in Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/control-whether-firefox-automatically-fills-forms

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