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Windows 7: Credential Manager

02 Feb 2011   #1

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit and 32-bit
 
 
Credential Manager

Hi,
I want to stop my browser from entering my user name - it is not entering my password. While rummaging around on the computer I came across the Credential Manager and removed all of the Generic Credentials (there was nothing in the first two vaults). I then went online to see if that would work - No. I went to my Live Mail and DID have to put in my password to have the Live Mail program open. I went to the Credential Manager to see what that password logon created. It created the email address user name and 13 Windows Livetoken):name=(my email address;ser... Then I can't read the rest. What are those 13 (token)s?

Thanks,
Barbara

P.S. Trying to remove user name from financial companies.

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02 Feb 2011   #2

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 7 Home Premium 64bit Ver 6.1.7600 Build 7601 - SP1
 
 

Have you tried placing your arrow cursor over the truncated entry?

In most cases, if you do that a small pop-up box will appear to allow you to read the entry.
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02 Feb 2011   #3

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit and 32-bit
 
 

HI,
Yeah, they all seem to have to do with Live Mail.
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02 Feb 2011   #4
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Hello Barbara,

You might see if this may be a part of autocomplete instead by turning autocomplete off in IE and seeing if it still enters your user name.

Hope this may help,
Shawn
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