View Outlook Password
Don’t worry, we will guide you on how by which you can view outlook password or recover and see your saved outlook password in its settings.
Sure, you must have forgotten your email password that was already configured to Microsoft outlook and saved in outlook settings, but you do not have any idea how to convert those little password dots into viewable passwords.
About Microsoft Outlook Application
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.
Outlook has many more features in it like- calendar appointments, notes, contacts, tasks, etc.
If you want to use Microsoft outlook as your primary email application, you will need to install a compatible version of Microsoft Office for 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 in 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.
[Read: Configure Microsoft Outlook for Gmail]
Email accounts can be configured using IMAP (Internet Message Access Protocol) or POP (Post Office Protocol)
How to View My Password in Outlook?
If you are a long time Microsoft outlook user, most probably you have forgotten your email password. However, it is 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 the option to change your password, but once you change your email password, you have messed up your outlook settings and for sure, outlook emails will stop working until you configure your new password to outlook settings.
So, changing the email password is not a wise decision. Therefore, we will let you know how you can see your email password, which has been saved in your outlook settings.
Mail PassView – To Retrieve Saved Passwords in Outlook
Hereby, we have a password recovery tool that has the ability to retrieve outlook password called Mail PassView.
Mail PassView is designed and developed by NirSoft developer. This is a small password-recovery tool that reveals 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 have detected as a virus or malware by some antivirus programs as it is an outlook password-recovery tool, which has a capability to reveal outlook stored/saved passwords.
Hence, once you download the below, we suggest that you turn off real-time protection of your antivirus for a few minutes and then extract the program.
The following article/post and provided downloads are given for knowledge & education purpose only so, the users can download, install and understand the product and its uses.
Download Mail PassView v1.86 utility on your Windows by clicking the button below:
Once you have downloaded the Mail PassView utility then follow the steps below to view your 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