Turn Browser AutoFill OFF

From time to time we hear complaints about users getting to a certain field (like Client State or Zip Code) and all of a sudden ReloSpec seems to stop.  Why would ReloSpec choose that field to stop letting you enter information?

ReloSpec is NOT doing that.  It is  your browser!!!

The ‘AutoFill’ is a browser feature that constantly tries to automatically fill-in a field with information you have typed previously.  The problem is that if you have AutoFill for Forms turned ON, the browser may take a very long time to figure out what to enter for you.

So, turn OFF (or un-check) the AutoFill for Forms.

For Internet Explorer, do the following:

  1. Click the gear for settings in the upper-right
  2. Click ‘Internet Options’
  3. Click the ‘Content’ tab and in the AutoComplete section click ‘Settings’
  4. Un-check the box for FORMS; click OK, click OK

For Google Chrome, do the following:

  1. At the top right, click More More and then Settings
  2. At the bottom, click Show advanced settings
  3. Under “Passwords and forms,” uncheck “Enable Autofill to fill out web forms in a single click.”

For Mozilla Firefox, do the following:

  1. Click the Menu button  New Fx Menu and choose Options.Preferences.
  2. Select the Privacy panel
  3. In the drop-down menu next to Firefox will:, choose Use custom settings for history.
  4. Remove the check mark next to Remember search and form history.
  5. Close the about:preferences page. Any changes you’ve made will automatically be saved.

One Response to “Turn Browser AutoFill OFF”

  1. Carolyn Bowen-Keating Says:

    THANK YOU!   I just went through the steps to turn that feature off.

    Carolyn Bowen-Keating, CRP, GRP President, Relocation & Corp. Services Hall & Hunter Realtors 442 S. Old Woodward Ave Birmingham, MI  48009 Office: 248-593-0607 Cell: 586-292-5639

    Please take a moment to give me a testimonial  It’s a nice way to let us and others know how  your experience with us went.

     www.HallandHunter.com An Exclusive Broker, Christie’s International

    Leading Real Estate Companies of the World      


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