Closed Bug 1577716 Opened 3 months ago Closed 3 months ago

The "(no username)" placeholder is wrongly displayed when creating a new login

Categories

(Firefox :: about:logins, defect, P2)

70 Branch
Desktop
All
defect

Tracking

()

VERIFIED FIXED
Firefox 71
Tracking Status
firefox-esr60 --- unaffected
firefox-esr68 --- unaffected
firefox68 --- unaffected
firefox69 --- disabled
firefox70 --- verified
firefox71 --- verified

People

(Reporter: cosmin.muntean, Assigned: jaws)

References

Details

(Whiteboard: [passwords:management] [skyline])

Attachments

(2 files)

Attached image creating new login.png

[Affected Versions]:

  • Nightly 70.0a1

[Affected Platforms]

  • All Windows
  • All Mac
  • All Linux

[Steps to reproduce]:

  1. Open the latest Nightly browser and navigate to "about:logins" page.
  2. Click the "Create New Login" button.
  3. Observe the "Username" field.

[Expected results]:

  • The "e.g., janedoe" placeholder is displayed.
    OR
  • The old "name@example.com" placeholder is displayed.

[Actual results]:

  • The "(no username)" placeholder is displayed.

[Notes]:

  • Based on the mock-ups the "e.g., janedoe" placeholder should be displayed when creating new logins.
  • Attached a screenshot with the issue.
Assignee: nobody → jaws
Status: NEW → ASSIGNED
Attachment #9089509 - Attachment description: Bug 1577716 - Show an example username as the placeholder when editing a login. r?MattN → Bug 1577716 - Remove the placeholder when editing a login. r?MattN
Pushed by jwein@mozilla.com:
https://hg.mozilla.org/integration/autoland/rev/8a968a6cd8ed
Remove the placeholder when editing a login. r=MattN,fluent-reviewers,flod
Status: ASSIGNED → RESOLVED
Closed: 3 months ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Target Milestone: --- → mozilla71

I have verified this issue on the latest Nightly 71.0a1 (2019-09-06) (64-bit) on Windows 10, MacOS 10.14 and Ubuntu 16.04.
- No placeholder is displayed on the "Username" field when creating/editing a login.

Status: RESOLVED → VERIFIED

Does this need uplift to beta70?

Flags: needinfo?(jaws)

Yes, it needs uplift. I am working with David Durst and MattN to coordinate a single uplift of multiple patches to make sure they land in order and are merged properly.

Flags: needinfo?(jaws)

I have verified this issue on the Firefox Beta 70.0b8 (Build ID: 20190919164641) build on Windows 10 x64, Mac 10.14 and Ubuntu 18.04 x64..

  • No placeholder is displayed on the "Username" field when creating/editing a login.
Flags: qe-verify+
Component: Password Manager → about:logins
Product: Toolkit → Firefox
Target Milestone: mozilla71 → Firefox 71
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