The API provides a programmatic interface to the browser's credential manager. In short, an origin can request a user's credentials to sign them in, or can ask the browser to save credentials on the user's behalf. Both of these requests are user-mediated.

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Specification currently under development in a Working Group

Status in Chromium

Blink>SecurityFeature>CredentialManagement


Enabled by default (tracking bug)

Consensus & Standardization

After a feature ships in Chrome, the values listed here are not guaranteed to be up to date.

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password, credential, passwords, credentials,

Last updated on 2020-11-09