How to Find Hidden & Saved Passwords in Windows 10
Last Updated - 23 Mar, 2021Reeya1171
For years advancement in technology has led us to save time and effort. Be it working in a grocery shop or working from home on your laptop. One such advancement is the ability of operating systems or browsers to save our usernames and passwords without us requiring to remember them. In Windows 10, you have the ability to store the username and passwords for sites you visit regularly so that you don’t have to remember them. But let’s agree, that we have all been in a situation when we have had the need to view saved passwords in Windows 10. This is when the Credential Manager comes to play.
Credential Manager can be termed as Windows’ digital locker that saves all of our log-in credentials including passwords, usernames, and addresses. It divides our credentials into 2 groups i.e., Web Credential and Windows Credential. Windows Credentials is used only by Windows. Windows saved passwords that you used to log into the homegroup or shared folders of other computers within the same network. Web Credentials save usernames and passwords that you use to log-in to various sites.This Guide helps you to view, find, and manage passwords in Windows 10 using Credential Manager.