Chrome extension

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01 Oct, 2014 12:55 PM


it would be great to have an extension for the Chrome browser. Whenever you press the masterpassword button, a dialog pops-up with your user name (first time: empty) and the site from the URL filled in already. Also, the other defaults are filled in already. That way, ideally you'll only need to enter the master password to generate the password for that site.
Advanced feature: It enters the generated password in the password field on that site automatically.


  1. Support Staff 1 Posted by Maarten Billemo... on 24 Oct, 2014 01:20 AM

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    Hey Michael,

    I'll agree that would be an awesome thing to have. Unfortunately, I don't think I have time at the moment to devote to learning Chrome extension development and building a good quality Chrome extension. That said, it would be great if somebody with prior knowledge would step up and get involved! If such a person reads this, get in touch with me (via email or #masterpassword on

    In the mean time, the Mac OS X app is actually pretty good at simplifying the process (command-control-p, auto-complete site name, enter to close & copy, command-v to paste). I'll admit that the Java GUI is pretty basic; but Java's hard to get fancy and it exists mainly to provide a cross-platform implementation for the algorithm. There are some people working on native implementations, eg. for Windows.

    There is also:


  2. Maarten Billemont closed this discussion on 24 Oct, 2014 01:20 AM.

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