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How to disable keyring password in Ubuntu 20.04 / Ubuntu 18.04

Disable keyring password in ubuntu

Disable/Remove keyring password in Ubuntu 20.04 or Ubuntu 18.04

In cases where you want to use automatic login but don’t want to unlock keyring manually, you may choose to disable the keyring with a workaround. Keep in mind that you are disabling a security feature so think twice before doing so.

The process is similar to changing keyring password. Open Password and Keys application and go on to change the keyring password.

The trick is that when it asks to change the password, don’t enter a new password and hit Continue instead. This will remove any password from the keyring.

Disable Keyring password by not setting any password at all

This way, the keyring will have no password and it remains unlocked all the time.