Disable "Save password" checkbox

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Disable "Save password" checkbox

Post by cpaixao » Mon Aug 08, 2022 8:48 pm

Dear community,

I'm finding a hard time trying to disable the "Save password" checkbox


The issue is that in the old gen client (2.x) I used to achieve that by by adding the DWORD "disable_save_password" = 1 in REGEDIT. However, that doesn't seem to work in the OpenVPN Connect (3.X) version. I've seen this same question asked by many others over the internet, but apparently no one has found or at least disclosed with a solution so far, then I thought that asking here in the official forum would be useful. Is there a way to prevent the user from saving passwords on the OpenVPN Connect client?

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Re: Disable "Save password" checkbox

Post by openvpn_inc » Tue Aug 09, 2022 3:46 pm


At the moment, you cannot disable that. There is already a feature request to have an option/parameter to disable that, hence, on future releases, it will be available.

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Re: Disable "Save password" checkbox

Post by elwood » Fri Mar 24, 2023 5:21 pm

The registry key detailed on this page works with OpenVPN 2.6.1 community edition.


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