IE 10 Credentials Manager fails to save credentials

Does IE 10 browser does not save credentials for any website? Many users out there must have faced this situation upon saving credentials for a website and the other day you open the site and you find that credentials are not saved. For user’s beneficiary, IE has included the feature to save your username and password to ease your task using Credentials manager. But, if the credential manager fails to save your password for a site, then here is how you can fix the issue.

IE 10 Credentials Manager

IE 10 can manage passwords using the Credentials Manager very easily and conveniently. But, due to certain problems the Internet Explorer 10 fails to save the credentials on the site. This issue can be resolved by the fix presented by Microsoft.

The tweak here is specifically for Windows 7 SP1 or Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 users who have installed Internet Explorer 10 on it.

Here is what you are facing

You visit a website and enter username and password to sign-in and select the option to save them, so that you can log in automatically, then you log of or restart your computer. Again, when you visit the website, you are again prompted to enter the credentials.

This problem occurs because the Windows Internet (WinInet) cache task is not notified to close when you log off or restart the computer. The WinINet application programming interface (API) enables applications to interact with FTP, and HTTP protocols to access Internet resources.

If you are facing such a situation, you can visit this site and download and apply the update package available there.
Once you have downloaded the update package, try saving your credentials on sites and restart your system and again log in to the site, you can see that the issue has been fixed that is the browser now remembers your password and other credentials.

With IE 10 Credentials manager, you no longer have to remember the passwords and you can easily login to the site. Many users like this feature as they don’t have to remember all the passwords for the sites.

Upon following the tutorial here you can fix the issue “IE 10 Credentials Manager fails to save credentials.”


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