How to fix password storage errors in Windows 10 after 2004 update

Microsoft recently announced that some users are being impacted by a bug where Windows 10 cannot remember credentials.

This bug occurs in applications such as Outlook, OneDrive, Chrome and Edge. Update 2004 was applied in April 2020, but these problems are still being reported by users.

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Application username and password credentials are required whenever Windows is restarted, and as a result, the password prompt is constant.

Check out how to fix this bug manually with just 5 steps while Microsoft does not fix this flaw in your operating system:

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Correcting Windows 10 password memory failure in 5 steps

1- Open the Powershell as an administrator.
2- Run the code below:

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

3- Press enter and observe all the tasks listed.
4- Open the Windows Task Scheduler and disable the tasks listed in step 2.
5- Restart Windows 10.

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Felipe Santos
Felipe Santos is a Cloud and Security Architect, with experience in Windows Server, Cluster, Storages, Backups Veeam and Office 365 environments.



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