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The stock browser forgets the username and password when logging into mobile versions of Google sites such as Google Search and Google Tasks. Setting Menu -> Settings -> Privacy Settings -> Remember form data and Menu -> Settings -> Security settings -> Remember passwords in the browser has no effect. Checking the "Remember me" checkbox at the sites' login forms has no effect either. How can I get this to work?

I use a Nexus S running Android 2.3.6.

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Webpages can opt out of autofill; intended to be added security for banks and other sites requiring higher than normal security. There are ways to circumvent this in firefox, chrome and IE but I haven't figured out how to do it for android. Whats the origin of the android browser code base? That might be another place to look.

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It could possibly be due to blocking cookies. If you don't accept the cookie it will never remeber who you are.

Check the setting for:

Menu->Settings->Accept cookies

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My browser is already set to accept cookies, and it remembers the login credential of other sites. –  Paolo Amoroso Mar 2 '12 at 11:30

Use an app called LoginBox. It's a browser that specialize in remembering the complete login process.

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