Current Date: Sun, Apr 11, 2021 3:14 AM

How to fix Windows 10 app error forgot saved password

Microsoft has said that quite a few Windows 10 applications including Outlook have problems that cause them to forget the user's saved passwords after updating to Windows 10 2004. Currently, Microsoft is working to fix this problem in the next update.

According to Microsoft, the problem lies in the scheduled tasks that are created using the Services For User option of the Task Scheduler. Therefore, the temporary solution is to disable these tasks.

How to fix Windows 10 app error forgot saved password How to fix Windows 10 app error forgot saved password

To temporarily resolve the issue, you need access Windows PowerShell (Admin). You can do this by right clicking on the button Start then choose Windows PowerShell (Admin). Or you can left click on the button Start then enter Windows PowerShell on the keyboard. In the window Windows Search just appear, you select "Run as Administrator".

Next, you copy the command line below and paste it into the window Windows PowerShell then press Enter to execute:

Get-ScheduledTask | foreach { If (([xml](Export-ScheduledTask -TaskName $_.TaskName -TaskPath $_.TaskPath)).GetElementsByTagName("LogonType").'#text' -eq "S4U") { $_.TaskName } }

After executing the command, Windows PowerShell will show the scheduled tasks. You need to record these actions and disable them with Windows Task Scheduler follow these steps:

  • Press the Start button then enter Task Scheduler and open the app Task Scheduler
  • Locate the task in Windows (HP Customer participation) and other actions Windows PowerShell find out
  • Right-click each task and select it Disable
  • After that, you need to restart your computer to complete the adjustment

Once the computer reboots, you'll need to re-enter your passwords again for Windows to save them.