F-Secure KEY extension in Google Chrome browser requires authorization code after every computer restart


After every restart of the computer, F-Secure KEY extension in Google Chrome browser prompts to enter the authorization code again. 


Firstly, make sure your F-secure KEY is up to date. You can update to the latest F-Secure KEY version by downloading and running the following installer.

This issue can happen if the Google Chrome in-browser sync is enabled for browser extensions between multiple machines. To solve the issue, disable synchronization of browser extensions.

Follow these steps to disable synchronization of browser extensions between machines: 

  1. Open Google Chrome browser
  2. At the top right, click on your profile picture
  3. Click Sync is on and go to Manage sync
  4. Disable Sync everything and Extensions

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Pricing & Product Info

For product info and pricing please go to the F-Secure KEY product page

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