For sure, you must forget your email password that has already configured to Microsoft outlook and saved in outlook settings, but do not have any idea to convert those little password dots into viewable password. Do not worry, I will tell you the way by which you can view outlook password or recover and see saved outlook password in its settings.
About Microsoft Outlook
Well, the outlook is part of the office suite family (designed & developed by Microsoft) and an application that most importantly used to send or receive emails. However, it has many more features in it like- calendar appointments, notes, contacts, tasks, etc. If you want to use Microsoft outlook as your primary mail application, you must need to install compatible version of Microsoft Office in your Windows OS. By the end of this article, you will find the different office versions with their download link.
In order to use your email on outlook, you need to configure your email account once. You may configure your Gmail, Yahoo, AOL, Hotmail or any other email services to Microsoft outlook. Email accounts can be configured by using IMAP (Internet Message Access Protocol) or POP (Post Office Protocol) Retrieve Outlook Password by using Mail PassView Click To Tweet
View Outlook Password
If you are a long time Microsoft outlook user, most probably, you have forgotten your email password. However, it has saved in your outlook settings and outlook is working fine.
Nevertheless, what will happen, if someday, we require sign-in on the web browser? Yes, you need a password to sign-in that you do not remember anymore.
Sure, you have an option to change your password, but, once your will change your email password, you have messed up with outlook settings and outlook emails will stop working until you will configure your new password to outlook settings. So changing email password is not a wise decision. Therefore, we will let you know, how you can see your email password, which has saved on outlook settings.
Retrieve Outlook Saved Passwords by using Mail PassView
Hereby, we got a password recovery tool that has an ability to retrieve outlook password. Mail PassView, a small password-recovery tool that reveals the stored passwords and configured account details for Microsoft outlook and other email clients as below:
- Outlook Express
- Microsoft Outlook 2003/2007/2010/2013/2016
For POP3, IMAP, HTTP and SMTP Accounts
- Windows Mail
- Mozilla Thunderbird
Note: Mail PassView recovery tool may detect as a virus by some antivirus programs. Reason behind, as it is an outlook password-recovery tool so it is a false alert message by your security software. Mail PassView, is designed and developed by NirSoft developer.
Download Mail PassView v1.86 utility to your Windows by clicking below button:
How to use Mail PassView?
Once you have downloaded the Mail PassView utility then, follow the below steps to view outlook password:
- Extract the downloaded .RAR folder
- Open “mailpv” application
- While opening, it will fetch all of your configured accounts and show you in the list, if you have configured more than one email
- From the list, double click on the account and it will open up its properties with all the information like – server, port, type (IMAP, POP or any other), email address, password, SMTP server, etc.
- Note down your password, then, close the App.
I hope that you got your saved outlook password successfully. Now, you can easily go to the web-browser and log-in by using this password.Retrieve Outlook Password by using Mail PassView Click To Tweet