Exporting Windows 10 Saved Credentials

Exporting Windows 10 Saved Credentials

Scenario : We have couple of PC’s in network and forgot the password for one shared network drive. One machine we formatted and we want to add the shared network drive , however we have no password.

Solution : Backup the saved windows credentials from any working machine and Restore it on the fresh windows PC.

Windows -> Start Menu -> type Credential manager


Next Enter a password this data to avoid any misuse of the file.

Click Finish



Restoring The Password in Fresh Windows / Machine which needs credentials.

Now select the saved file from previous step and click next

Press CTRL+ALT+Delete


Enter the password which used to protect while creating backup file from previous Pc.



Now you can access your network normally as old machine as old credentials already copied.