How To Import Password From Chrome To Safari

Google chrome saved passwords one of the best feature the web browser has from which users can easily import password to any other browser.  There some simple steps that you’ve to follow to import your browsering data like passwords to other web browser like Safari.

How To Import Chrome Saved Passwords To Safari Browser

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                                                                     import chrome password to safari

To import chrome browsering data like saved password to safari web browser you’ve use. Chrome password manager with help this feature you can easily import chrome saved passwords to any other browser.

Note:  “You’ve to install Firefox web browser to transfer chrome password to safari”. (Because Safari web browser don’t offer to import password directly to chome )

Follow given below step by step guides to import chrome password to safari keychain.

Step 1:

Open google chrome browser and go to  ( chrome://flags/#password-import-export). Doing this you enable the abitily to import current chrome saved passwords.

Step 2:

Now go to Chrome > Settings > Password ( wait for same time if you’ve lots saved password it take some seconds to load).  Go to Saved Password > Export now save file somewhere.

Step 3:

Open a Terminal and enter this following command

cat <path_to_exported_csv_file> | awk -F ',' '{print $2","$3","$4}' > passwords-prepared.csv

Step 3:

Open Password-prepared.csv file , and you have to change its first line.



# Generated by Password Exporter; Export format 1.0.4; Encrypted: false

Basically these above steps will genrate chome saved password into the formate that suitable for Safari browser or any other browser like firefox.

Step 4:

Above step will generate saved password file, because Firefox removed the tool that could import password to other browser. So you’ve to install an extension named Password Exporter.

Step 5:

Now go to the Preferences -> Security -> Import/Export Passwords. Then import the file password-prepared.

We almost at the finishing line, now you’ve passwords from Google Chrome to Mozilla Firefox. In the last step we only need to import passwords to keychain or passwords file to safari web browser.

Step 6:

Open the Safari web browser, go to the File > Import From and Select Passwords. 


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