A keyring consists of a number of components designed to manage security elements(i.e. passwords) and pass them to applications

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gnome-keyring error sending email in mutt [duplicate]

here is my .msmtprc : defaults account gmail host smtp.gmail.com from yy@gmail.com port 587 auth on tls on tls_starttls on tls_trust_file /etc/ssl/certs/ca-certificates.crt user ...
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Forget my Keyring password KDE

Every network related application ask my keyring password. But i am totally fool person who forgeted it. :( please help me. I can't read mail, couldn't access in firefox etc.
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How do I turn off the keyring in ubuntu? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I stop being prompted to unlock the ‘default’ keyring on boot? It constantly pops up when I visit certain websites (and even sometimes while I am trying to write ...
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How do I make Empathy match my keyring with my password?

I changed my password a few months ago from the password I first used when I installed Ubuntu on my machine. I tried to add a Google Talk account to Empathy, but every time Empathy gives me a message ...
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Why is the login section of “passwords and keys” empty

Where are passwords stored for the user. As a test I deleted the files stored in /home/user/.gnome2/keyrings expecting to have to re-enter my WiFi password at least but it had no effect. So where are ...
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How to make login keyring forget a password

The "Unlock Login Keyring" popup is useful, but how do I make it forget a password for a specific website?
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How to disable password prompt for default keyring? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I stop being prompted to unlock the ‘default’ keyring on boot? I'm using Ubuntu 12.10 64Bit. How to disable ubuntu enter password for keyring default to unlock ...
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Kubuntu and keyring

Kubuntu 12.04. I can't open ubuntuOne. "Enter password for keyring 'default' to unlock" dialog pops up. My login password won't work. I can't remember whether I left it empty first time.
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Where are the keyrings folder located in Ubuntu 12.10?

I want to delete the keychain completely (which has only this one password key anyway). I found a way to reset keychain / keyring in the forums: delete the keychains folder ! I DO have "show hidden ...
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Is it possible to import a keyring to another from its binary files

I have recently set up a computer (using Precise), and want to import data I have saved from another Ubuntu (Maverick). These data include a gnome keyring, which I (rather stupidly) copied the ...
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How to auto-unlock Keyring Manager in 12.10? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to auto-unlock Keyring Manager? How can I auto-unlock the Keyring Manager in 12.10? This answer for 11.10 doesn't seem to apply because the Keyring Manager looks ...
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How migrate my keyring (containing ssh passprases, nautilus remote filesystem, pgp passwords) and network manager connections?

I changed the disk on my laptop and installed Ubuntu on the new disk. Old disk had 12.04 upgraded to 12.10 on it. Now I want to copy my old keyring with WiFi passwords, ftp passwords for nautilus ...
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“Couldn't change keyring password” error in Seahorse [closed]

when I try to change the password of every Password Keyring in Ubuntu 12.10 I receive this error message: Couldn't change keyring password ...
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How to prevent “unlock login keyring” pop up window on login? [closed]

Every time I log into Ubuntu 12.10 it shows a pop up window prompting me to "unlock login keyring". How do I prevent that popup? Suggestions presented on this site did not work on Ubuntu 12.10
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How to reset/recover keyrings password on 12.04? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to recover/reset forgotten Gnome Keyring Password? Recently, I have been refused to sign on to Ubuntu One. I have been blocked with the message: Enter password ...
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How can I change my keyring password from the command line

I'm having trouble with my screen freezing, and I think it may be due to the login keyring. Right now, it's asking for a new keyring (I deleted the old one), but the screen is unresponsive. The only ...
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Is there a “Passwords and Keys” dialogue in Lubuntu desktop?

Getting this answer, it seems that there must be a "Passwords and Keys" dialogue in Lubuntu, but I cannot see a button for it in my menus nor in /usr/share/applications.
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What is “Unlock keyring” and how do I get rid of it? [duplicate]

(In my case this message never appeared before installing Ubuntu One - see this question). Can I use Ubuntu One and avoid being prompted each time like this? I use Lubuntu 12.04. Edit: After ...
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Why “Unlock keyring” appears after installing Ubuntu One? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is “Unlock keyring” and how do I get rid of it? Never had this message upon log-in before installing Ubuntu One. Can I use Ubuntu One and avoid being ...
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How to disable the keyring for SSH and GPG?

How to disable the keyring for SSH and GPG ? I would like to keep the keyring for the wifi and other stuff. I'm using Ubuntu 12.04.
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Why can't I gpg-sign the Ubuntu Code of Conduct?

So I've spent quite some time trying to sign this code of conduct and am on the verge of abandoning it. Got right to the sign the txt file stage https://launchpad.net/codeofconduct/1.1/+sign but now ...
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Problem Unlocking Keyring on login

I have a problem with unlocking the keyring. The problem is that every time when login, a window pops up and ask's for password to unlock the key ring. How can this problem be solved?, such that the ...
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Unlock Login Keyring is coming everytime I am logging in [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I stop being prompted to unlock the ‘default’ keyring on boot? Every time I log in into Ubuntu a window comes titled "Unlock Login Keyring" and asks for some ...
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No keyring secrets found for [ssid] /802-11-wireless-security

I'm on Ubuntu 12.04 x64bit, installed it couple of days ago. The issue i'm having is this: on startup it connects to my wireless without a problem, but after a while I am disconnected and prompted to ...
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How to move wifi passwords from Ubuntu to Xubuntu?

How can I move wifi passwords from Ubuntu to Xubuntu? Xubuntu doesnt have .gconf/system/networking/connections.
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Is syncing private keys a good idea?

Ubuntu One's Security FAQ indicates that Canonical encrypts connections and restricts access to user data. This all well and fine, and I do trust SSL for online banking and other things more valuable ...
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Unlock Login Keyring problem - ubuntu 12.04 LTS [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I stop being prompted to unlock the 'default' keyring on boot? I was using my ubuntu 12.04 without any problem. Suddenly when I tried to connect to a ...
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Which hidden folder in my home folder contain the data for the Passwords and Keys application?

I made a fresh install of Precise Pangolin beta from Oneiric. I saved my home folder on an external drive. Now I want to copy passwords and keys to the new installation.
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Repair corrupted keyring

I believe I have corrupted all of my keyrings while trying to add keyrings for extra repositories. I foolishly moved some keyring files around in a console, and now my system is in a state such that ...
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Why Ubuntu doesn't ask me for password before login?

When I had 11.04, there was an option "ask for password", something like this. I checked it out, and instead of password field I got "login" button. Now, when I got 11.10, I doesn't see that option. ...
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GPG and SSH encryption of file need help

I don't know how to use Password and Keys in Ubuntu 11.10 , what is the exactly use of this application , and how can we use this for encrypting files? Please also explain about ssh keys and gpg ...
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Passwords in the Password/Encryption Keys program

I noticed that I have passwords in the Password/Encryption Keys program . It appears that anybody who walked up to my computer could go look at all my passwords without needing a master password. Did ...
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What do I need for “Passwords & Encryption keys application”?

I installed a command line system for Ubuntu 11.10 then installed GNOME Shell and other applications over. I enabled auto login but is always asked to unlock login keyring. I need to use "Passwords ...
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How do I restart the keyring server? [closed]

Sometimes the WiFi just tries to connect to a network for a long, long time, and then just fails, and I need to restart the computer to get it working. I tried to pkill the nm-applet and running it ...
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Storing passwords with python keyring

I'm using keyring library to store passwords in my python app. import keyring keyring.set_password('My namespace', username, password) keyring.get_password('My namespace', username) And this works ...
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how do I know what process requires the keyring to be unlocked

At login the keyring always asks me to unlock it. It drives me crazy and cannot find which process triggers this. Is there any way to figure it out?
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Keyring On Startup popup [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I stop being prompted to unlock the 'default' keyring on boot? Every time when i reboot my pc keyring ask for password! What i want to do is that i dont ...
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How to completely reset/erase the keyring?

Something happened to my keyring, I think chrome asked for a new password to create a new keyring and erased the old one, but now the process repeats. I save a few passwords and then it resets it ...
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How to automatically unlock private SSH key?

I have generated an RSA public / private key pair using ssh-keygen. However, I am prompted to enter the password to unlock it the first time it is used each session. How can I automatically have it ...
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Tortoisehg keyring extension configuration

I have tortoisehg (2.1.1) installed on Ubuntu 10.10 and it is working correctly. I would like to configure the keyring extension but am having trouble finding the mercurial.ini file on my system as ...
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Keyring Password, Unity in 11.10

Login to 11.10 I input my password and shortly afterward I am asked for a keyring password. I realize that I was asked for this during installation (second time lucky!) and I did enter a password ...
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How to auto-unlock Keyring Manager?

How can I auto-unlock the Keyring Manager in Oneiric Ocelot? I have found this description for Intrepid, but Ocelot looks different so I can't follow the instructions. I have set up my machine to ...
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Is it possible to authenticate with Ubuntu One only once with KWallet?

Kubuntu 11.04 After installing UbuntuOne for KDE via KPackageManager I have to inform my authentication password twice on every boot: one for KWallet and other for a "keyring", in this order. Is it ...
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Login keyring prompt appears twice on login

Whenever I log into my Ubuntu desktop machine, a password dialogue appears for the login keyring. Once I've entered the password, it comes up again (and this isn't because I got it wrong the first ...
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How to remove sign-in (password) fields when i boot up? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I stop being prompted to unlock the ‘default’ keyring on boot? I have to sign in five times after opening Ubuntu. Three times for the login keyring which says it ...
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How to move wifi passwords to a new installation

I have an Acer Aspire ZG5 netbook which is currently running Jolicloud, but I've decided it isn't for me and plan to switch to Lubuntu or Xubuntu. However, I do lot of travelling and have many saved ...
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how to make ubuntu to remember the login keying password

I want my system to remember the keyring password of my chat account login as well as broadcast account. Many times i clicked on remember this keyring password but it not working fine; i mean whenever ...
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Choose password for new keyring

I'm using Ubuntu 11.04, after login it displays this message: Choose password for new keyring An application wants to create a new keyring called 'Default'. Choose password you want to ...
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Loggin In Six Times [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I stop being prompted to unlock the ‘default’ keyring on boot? Okay, I get why Seahorse makes me log in six times, but is there some way I can do it just once ...
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How do I change my username?

Some time ago when I installed Ubuntu I chose a rather stupid username for my account that I do not want to use anymore. How do I change this (including the name of my home directory) without ...