How to Update Stored Credentials in Windows Credential Manager

Use this guide to update your password for your account in Windows Credential Manager.

Step-by-Step Guide

  1. To open Credential Manager, type credential manager in the search box on the taskbar and select Credential Manager Control panel.
  2. Select User Accounts.
    User accounts link

  3. Under the Credential Manager section, choose Manage Windows Credentials.
    Credentials manager link

  4. Click Windows Credentials, and then select the credentials with outlook in the name under Generic Credentials.
    windows credentials window with generic credentials list
  5. Click Edit on the extended set of credentials.
    edit button
  6. Erase your old password and replace it with the new one in the Password field. Click Save.
    password textbox



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