Outlook 2010 - 2016 (Win) - Remove Locally Stored Password

This document explains how to remove a locally stored password to an email account configured in Outlook 2010/2013/2016 using the Credential Manager in Windows 7-10.

To remove the user credentials from Credential Manager:

  1. Click Start > Control Panel > User AccountsManage your credentials.
  • Note: If 'View by' is set to Category, click User Accounts first, and then click Credential Manager.

  • Select the Windows Credentials option. Locate the set of credentials that has either Outlook or Microsoft Office in the name and then expand the corresponding folder.

  • Windows Credentials

  • Then click Remove from Vault or Remove (depending upon which version of Windows you are running).

  • Windows Credentials

  • Repeat step 3 for any additional sets of credentials that have the word Outlook or Microsoft Office in the name.




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    Owner:Help Desk KB Team .Group:DoIT Help Desk
    Created:2015-03-02 16:45 CDTUpdated:2022-04-19 14:31 CDT
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