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.

Documentation

Specification

Working draft or equivalent

Status in Chromium

Blink>SecurityFeature>CredentialManagement


Enabled by default (tracking bug) in:

  • Chrome for desktop release 51
  • Chrome for Android release 51
  • Android WebView release 51

Consensus & Standardization

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

  • No signal
  • No signal
  • In development
  • Positive

Owner

Search tags

password, credential, passwords, credentials,

Last updated on 2020-11-09