How do I stop my Mac from asking for keychain password?

If your Mac keeps asking for your keychain password

  1. In the Keychain Access app on your Mac, click “login” in the Keychains list.
  2. Choose Edit > Change Settings for Keychain “login.”
  3. Select the “Lock after” checkbox, then enter a number of minutes.

How do I remove a password from keychain?

If you remember your previous password

  1. When prompted to enter/unlock/sync your keychain, enter your previous password.
  2. Click Update.
  3. Ignore the popup by clicking Cancel.
  4. When you are logged into your account, open Keychain Access.
  5. Right-click on Login in the left pane.
  6. Choose Delete Keychain.

How do I get rid of keychain on Mac?

Delete a keychain

  1. In the Keychain Access app on your Mac, if your keychains aren’t visible, choose Window > Keychain Access.
  2. Select a keychain in the Keychains list.
  3. Choose File > Delete Keychain [keychain name].
  4. Click Delete References.

Should Mac keychain be locked?

From a security standpoint, keychains should be completely off-limits for anyone who’s interested in maintaining a well-locked-down machine (whether it’s a Mac used in a company office or a Mac shared by a classroom).

How do I recover deleted keychain passwords on iPhone?

Go to your user Library>Keychains folder and click restore. You might also look for the preference files in you’re User Library>Preferences folder> any com. apple.

Can I delete everything in keychain?

Open Keychain Access. Right click on Login in the left hand frame and choose Delete Keychain Login. 4. When prompted, click Delete References & Files.

How do I remove passwords from iCloud?

How to delete saved passwords and usernames on iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch

  1. Go to Settings > Passwords & Accounts > Website & App Passwords.
  2. Unlock the passwords using Face ID or Touch ID.
  3. Swipe left on a website to reveal a Delete button.
  4. Tap Edit in the top right to select and delete multiple passwords.

How do I get rid of iCloud Keychain on Mac?

Here is how to enable or disable iCloud Keychain on your system:

  1. On a Mac: Open System Preferences>iCloud>Check (or uncheck) Keychain. You’ll need to enter your Apple ID and follow a series of on-screen instructions.
  2. On iOS: In Settings, open Apple ID>iCloud>Keychain Toggle to on (or off).

How to unlock the login keychain on Sierra?

The original script, which worked on El Capitan, would unlock the keychain with this: The above command gives on error on Sierra so I updated it to this: The command above appears to work but then when I list keychains, the login keychain still isn’t there and my script fails trying to sign my code because it can’t get to the certificates.

When do I unlock the keyring in Ubuntu?

Normally, if you don’t have auto-login activated, the keyring is unlocked, when you login to L/Uubuntu using your account’s regular password. Since you seem to have enabled auto-login on start-up (just a guess), the keyring has to be unlocked manually with your accounts password (once on first use for each session). What you can try:

Why is my SSH keychain not unlocking?

Your login keychain doesn’t appear to be in the search list, i.e. when you checked it, it just shows the System keychain twice. No login keychain: You can use the security command to lookup the -25308 error code. In this case, it says “User interaction not allowed”. This is typical if you’re trying to sign your app via SSH (or via Jenkins).

How can I permanently add my SSH private key to keychain?

It seems that OSX Sierra removed the convenient behavior of persisting your keys between logins, and the update to ssh no longer uses the keychain by default. Because of this, you will get prompted to enter the passphrase for a key after you upgrade, and again after each restart.