User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; SunOS i86pc; en-US; rv:188.8.131.52) Gecko/20100403 Firefox/3.6.3 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; SunOS i86pc; en-US; rv:184.108.40.206) Gecko/20100403 Firefox/3.6.3 After enabling private browsing mode in Firefox 3.6 I noticed that previously saved user name and password could be auto completed by clicking on the login field on a website, new account information did not result in the prompt if I wanted to save the password information. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. Enable private browsing 2. Go web site like http://hub.opensolaris.org/bin/view/Main/discussions 3. Create an account (making sure no existing password details are stored) 4. Select login 5. Enter account information 6. No prompt to save password is given Actual Results: No prompt to remember password Expected Results: prompted to remember password
This is by design, see bug 539623 comment 2.