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I'm Confused
06-06-2014, 06:21 AM
How do you disable keychain password requirements on my iMac? I am the only user.

06-06-2014, 10:01 AM
Keychain password requirements for what? The Keychain is only used if you want it to be. Otherwise, it rests dormant or works in the background.

I'm Confused
06-06-2014, 10:14 AM
Thanks vansmith! I'm required to enter my keychain password every time I open an app, or an app is required to access another app's resources. On average, every 5 minutes. I've removed requirements for most apps and sites I use regularly, however it has not stopped.

06-06-2014, 11:02 AM
What apps are requesting that you enter your keychain password? That's not normally a requirement unless that app directly accesses it.

06-06-2014, 12:22 PM
Are you logged in as an admin or standard user, and have you changed your password lately??

Maybe see: OS X: Keychain Access asks for keychain "login" after changing login password (http://support.apple.com/kb/ht1631)