Streamlining passwords in Credential Manager


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Streamlining passwords in Credential Manager

One big issue these days with regard to computer security is the number of passwords you may be required to remember. Not only that, you may be required to periodically change those passwords. So remembering them becomes quite a chore. Well, there's a feature in Windows 7 known as the Credential Manager that lets you save your usernames and passwords to help you log-on to websites, network computers, and other resources, automatically without having to type them in. Now the concept is not really new, but in Windows 7 you can also backup and restore your Vault where those credentials are stored.

So let's take a look at the Credential Manager now. In the Control panel, which you can open up from your Windows Orb, click User Accounts and Family Safety, then click Credential Manager. Now, here you are going to notice several categories of credentials. If you're using credentials to login to Windows sites and network computers, you might want to add a Windows Credential. If it'...

Streamlining passwords in Credential Manager
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Streamlining passwords in Credential Manager provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by David Rivers as part of the Windows 7 Essential Training

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Business Education + Elearning
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