Revealing the password of an app

The Password reveal feature allows end usersIn Okta literature, we generally refer to "end users" as the people who have their own Okta home page (My Applications), using chiclets to authenticate into all of their apps. End users do not have any administrative control. When we refer to "users" we are generally referring to the individual(s) who have administrative control. to see the passwords of their apps. This is especially useful if end usersIn Okta literature, we generally refer to "users" as the people who serve as Okta administrators. When we refer to "end users" we are generally referring to the people who the administrators serve. That is, those who use Okta chiclets to access their apps, but have no administrative control. need to reenter a long, complicated, and randomly-generated password into another device.

For this feature to to work:

If this feature is enabled for the app, end users can do the following:

  1. Select the Settings icon for the app whose password you want to reveal. The App Name > Settings screen appears:

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  2. Select the See Password tab; initially the Password field is masked.
  3. Click Reveal Password. The password is displayed. End users can now copy the password and paste it into another device.

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