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Weird icons displayed when logging in


mart7
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Ok so as from today for some reason any site i log into with name and password has on the end of the log in box an "icon"

when entering email add\name its a x when entering a password its like a dot with a half circle over it?

Ive fully updated my windows 7 last night so is this something to do with updates and can it be removed

thanks

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rdave13

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You click on that 'eye' icon to show the password entered . A way of checking if you've typed it correctly.

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rdave13

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Should have added that the 'x' is for clearing the name.

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mart7

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Interesting but where has it come from? First ive seen of it

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rdave13

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It's been like that for a while for me.

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mart7

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Any idea where its come from is it an update in windows or something? Its not only on here on other sites as well

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rdave13

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No idea. It's the same for me logging on to Amazon, Argos etc.

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rdave13

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Have a look here.

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mart7

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strange it appears to be a windows 8 feature im using windows 7

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Number six

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I noticed these appeared when I upgraded from IE9 to IE10.

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