Outlook Password Popup Box

By ptim
Sep 29, 2008
  1. How do I get Outlook to stop asking me for my password every time I receive an email? I put a check in the box, so it would asking me for it, I have 2 accounts,and it will ask for the password on both accounts.
  2. Achilles_ny

    Achilles_ny TS Rookie

    Do you have the "remember password" box checked? You didn't specify what version of Outlook you're running but in 2003 you can confirm by Opening Oulook and choosing 'Tools' then 'email accounts'. Under 'view or change email accounts' click next, then highlight one of the accounts and click on 'Change", the remember password box should be there.
  3. kimsland

    kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 14,524

    Start-->Run--> services.msc
    Maximize the Services window
    Scroll down to "Protective Storage"
    Double click on "Protective Storage"
    Change the Startup type to "Automatic"
    Click on "Start" service button
    Close Services

    Open Outlook
    Type in your password
    Go to settings, and type in your password, and tick remember
    Close Outlook

    Start Outlook
    Hooray it works :approve:
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