Log in with your private key (nsec), public key (npub) or with an extension such as Alby or nos2x.
If you log in with a public key (npub) you cannot make any changes. If you use a public key to log in you have a read-only view of certain information but cannot add, edit or delete any information (such as follow, write notes, like, read DMs).
Login with public or private key (npub/nsec)Login with an extension
Log out or switch account
You can end your current session by logging out or switching accounts.
If you have not saved your private key (nsec) you cannot log in again and there is no way to restore your account access. Only you have access to the private key. If you lose the private key the account is lost forever.
Iris allows you to view other accounts with their public key (a nostr protocol feature) if you're using a browser extension login. Visit the user's profile and open the user's profile menu and select the "View as..." option.