How to Use Norton Cards & Loginsby Greg Burosh
Norton Security is firewall and antivirus software designed to protect your computer from viruses, hackers and other attacks that might compromise your computer's privacy. Norton's "Identity Safe" feature allows you to filter information (such as credit card numbers and passwords for websites) through its security software, simultaneously protecting the information and making it easier for you fill out online forms. The "Cards & Logins" option is available on the Norton toolbar, which is automatically installed in Internet Explorer when you install Norton on your computer. The Norton toolbar is also available for other popular web browsers, if you prefer not to use IE.
Using Norton Security Logins
Launch the Norton Security software on your computer and click on "Settings."
Click on "Identity Safe" (or "Identity Protection," depending on your version of Norton) and click on "Manage Log-Ins." Enter your password if you already have an account, or click "OK" and select "Create a New Identity Safe Account" if you don't. Enter a new password and password hint if you're setting up a new account. You can also access the "Manage Logins" page by clicking on the "Cards & Logins" icon in your internet browser's toolbar and selecting it from the "Manage" drop-down menu.
Click "New Login" and enter the URL of the website you want to set a login for, then click "OK." Enter your username and click "OK."
Enter your password in the "Details" box. Choose whether you want Norton to automatically fill out your login information when you visit the website or to select the login from the "Cards & Logins" toolbar icon each time. Click "OK."
Open any web browser with the Norton toolbar installed in it and navigate to the website that you assigned login information for in Step 3. Norton will either automatically fill out the login information for you, if that is the option you selected, or you will have to select it from the "Cards & Logins" toolbar icon.
Using Norton Security Cards
Launch the Norton Security program on your computer.
Click on "Identity Safe" (or "Identity Protection," depending on your version of Norton) and click on "Manage Cards." Enter your password if you already have an account, or click "OK" and select "Create a New Identity Safe Account" if you don't. Enter a new password and password hint if you're setting up a new account. You can also access the "Manage Cards" page by clicking on the "Cards & Logins" icon in your Internet browser's toolbar and selecting it from the "Manage" drop-down menu.
Enter your information by clicking on the "General," "Contact" and "Credit Card" tabs and filling out each form with your name, address, credit card number, etc. When you have finished filling out the forms, click "Save." You'll have the chance to set a password that needs to be entered every time you want to use your Norton Card, or you can choose to enter the information without a password. Click "OK" when finished.
Open any web browser with "Norton Cards & Logins" available in the toolbar. Navigate to a shopping website and add an item to your cart. When you check out, Norton will prompt you to choose a card. Click on the card that you created and enter the password, if necessary. Norton will automatically fill out the form for you.
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