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Opened 14 years ago

Closed 14 years ago

#14943 closed defect (bug) (fixed)

Password Strength Indicator is not helpful with Javascript switched off on setup

Reported by: hakre's profile hakre Owned by:
Milestone: 3.1 Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version:
Component: Upgrade/Install Keywords:
Focuses: Cc:


While setting up a blog in /wp-admin/install.php, a password strength indicator is displayed that needs javascript to be switched on to properly work.

If a user has javascript disabled, the indicator is misleading because for the user it looks like that the entered password is always insecure even if it is secure.

Change History (3)

#1 @hakre
14 years ago

Related: #2870

#2 @dd32
14 years ago

  • Milestone changed from Awaiting Review to 3.1

#3 @dd32
14 years ago

  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from new to closed

(In [15659]) Only show the Password Strength Meter when JavaScript is available. Fixes #14943

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