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Login screen should have a display password checkbox
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The create account screen has the option to display the password entered. This task is to duplicate that functionality for the login screen.

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This is default off, right?

Correct. The create account checkbox defaults to unchecked.

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Please do default it to hide the password, with a "show password" checkbox (or checked "hide password"), unless we have very strong evidence that it's hurting the UX.

Change 229072 had a related patch set uploaded (by Deskana):
Show "Display password" check box on login screen

Change 229072 merged by jenkins-bot:
Show "Display password" check box on login screen

Any way we could use the material design toggle here?

Twitter has an interesting 'show password' with an eye

A checkbox feels like a bit strange on mobile

Signed off by design.

Checked on Checked with 2.0.108-alpha-2015-08-19 on Nexus5(Android 5.1)
Samsung Tablet Ce0168(Android 4.0.4)

The screenshots are from Nexus5(Android 5.1)

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Deskana closed this task as Resolved.Aug 27 2015, 3:41 AM
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sbassett moved this task from Backlog to Done on the Security-Team board.Jun 11 2019, 7:20 PM