Feature #9096

Login Page: Make pfSense Login Page Tab Name More Unique

Added by David Lessnau 10 months ago. Updated 3 months ago.

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Currently, the tab name (i.e., the name that appears in the tab in Google Chrome and other browsers) for pfSense's Login page is "Login." That extremely generic tab name can lead to identification issues with things like password managers (specifically, KeePass). It would be nice if that tab name were more identifying. Perhaps something like "pfSense Login." Another possibility might be to change the tab name to be the hostname if the "Login hostname: Show hostname on login banner" option is turned on under System > General Setup (after all, with that option checked, that information would already be present on the page).


#1 Updated by Clinton Cory 8 months ago

  • Status changed from New to In Progress
  • Assignee set to Clinton Cory

#2 Updated by Jim Pingle 3 months ago

  • Target version set to 2.4.4-p3

#3 Updated by Jim Pingle 3 months ago

  • Status changed from In Progress to Feedback

#4 Updated by Chris Linstruth 3 months ago

This is a big help. Looks good. Thank you. Not sure if this should be the entire FQDN like the post-login title.

#5 Updated by Jim Pingle 3 months ago

  • Status changed from Feedback to Resolved

Short hostname seems good enough to me. If you have enough tabs open to need the distinction, the size of most tabs would only show the short hostname anyhow.

Might be something to consider changing for 2.5.0 if enough people want the FQDN

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