How to manually add or remove credit cards with iCloud Keychain for OS X

How to manually add or remove credit card with iCloud Keychain for OS X

If you're using iCloud Keychain in order to store your passwords, you can also use it to store your credit card information and sync it across all your iPhone, iPads, and Macs. Any time you pay with a credit card on your Mac, iCloud Keychain will offer to save it. However, you can also add a card manually any time it's convenient. That can save you a mad dash for your wallet next time you purchase something online. And if you ever need to remove a credit card, you can do that too. Here's how!

How to manually add and remove credit cards in OS X with iCloud Keychain

  1. Launch Safari on your Mac.
  2. Click on Safari on the top menu and then Preferences.
  3. In the popup menu, click on AutoFill.
  4. Next to credit cards, click on Edit...
  5. To remove an existing card, just click on it to select it and click the Remove button. You're done.
  6. To add a card, just type in the card info in each field and then click Done.
  7. Type in your card information and then click Done in the lower right hand corner.

How to manually add or remove credit card with iCloud Keychain for OS XHow to manually add or remove credit card with iCloud Keychain for OS X

That's all there is to it. iCloud Keychain will then sync your card information between all iPhones, iPads, and iPod touches that are compatible with iCloud Keychain.

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How to manually add or remove credit cards with iCloud Keychain for OS X

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I'm all in. Have about half a dozen in there. Works great across Macs. Have yet to do use one on my iPhone or iPad. Some sites are a little funky, but for the most part, regardless if the CC field is all one or split into 4, it seems to work well.

I understand the nature of worry when it comes to this info. I combat that fear by obsessively checking my accounts (at least every other day).

For the record, this behavior existed in me prior to iCloud keychain.

I have an iPhone 5 / iOS 7.0.3 i have a problem with my apple ID in the app store the old apps purchased it is hiden i cant find it plz help me

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So far for me, card entered on iPhone shows up on iPad but not on iMac and card entered on iMac is not showing on iOS. Also, there is no place to end CVS code. And, as iSRS said, always be vigilant of your accounts.

I'd take full advantage of this but Safari is not my default browser on my Macbook or my iPhone. I wish this functionality was available on different browsers.

Something to note is that there is not a place to store your security code from the back of the card, you can put that in a secure note but it isn't as convenient as other password managers that store that information in the same place as the rest of the credit card other information.