A (compatible) major upgrade for Get-Credential, including support for storing credentials in Windows Credential Manager, and for specifying the full prompts when asking for credentials, etc.

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Install-Module -Name BetterCredentials

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Install-PSResource -Name BetterCredentials

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Joel Bennett


(c) 2014 Joel Bennett. All rights reserved.

Package Details



Credential Get-Credential Vault Storage


Get-Credential Find-Credential Set-Credential Remove-Credential Test-Credential


This module has no dependencies.

Release Notes

           This release adds a lot of functionality to the module, allowing enumeration and deletion, etc.

           - Add Test-Credential for explicitly checking whether a credential is already stored
           - Add Set-Credential for explicitly storing or updating stored credentials
           - Add Remove-Credential for clearing stored credentials
           - Add Find-Credential to search stored credentials


Version History

Version Downloads Last updated
4.5 (current version) 35,406 5/19/2018
4.4 2,333 7/12/2016
4.3 4,521 11/11/2015
2.0 639 5/22/2014