Credential Manager in Microsoft Windows stores and manages usernames and passwords for your online accounts so that you can sign in automatically to websites and other network locations. To add a new account to Credential Manager, turn on password saving in Internet Explorer, and then log in to the appropriate website from the browser.

Step 1

Open Internet Explorer, click the gear icon, and then choose "Internet Options" from the Tools menu.

Step 2

Click "Settings" under AutoComplete on the Content tab, and then check "User Names and Passwords on Forms."

Step 3

Uncheck "Ask Me Before Saving Passwords," if preferred, and then click "OK" to close each window.

Step 4

Browse to the website you want to add to Credential Manager, and then log in to your account to save your credentials.