Disable "Show Passwords" in Firefox 1.0.1, Netscape 7.2, and Mozilla 1.7.6


Close Netscape (including quick launch)
Open:
C:\Program Files\Netscape\Netscape\chrome
OR
C:\Program Files\mozilla.org\Mozilla\chrome
Back up the comm.jar file
Next:
View the contents of the comm.jar file using WinZip.
See: How to Edit a JAR File

Open the file \content\communicator\wallet\SignonViewer.xul in Wordpad.
Search for this entry:



  < button id="togglePasswords"
                oncommand="TogglePasswordVisible();"/>

Remove the entry.

Save the SignonViewer.xul file in C:\content\communicator\wallet.
Add the saved file to comm.jar and make sure the file path is maintained.
This should replace the existing file within comm.jar.

For Firefox, the file is located in:
toolkit.jar\content\passwordmgr\passwordManager.xul

For Thunderbird, the file is located in:
mail.jar\content\communicator\wallet\SignonViewer.xul

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Chris Ilias - Mozilla Champion








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WindowsBBS Netscape and Mozilla Forum.
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will be happy to provide you with any further assistance you might require.

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Ramona



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