.pwl

File Type Generic IconWindows Password List
File Format Proprietary (Microsoft)
Usage Referenced by an application; not meant to be opened manually
Rank ★ ★ ☆  Average
Description

List of passwords used for the main Windows login, dial-up and network passwords, and other programs such as NetMeeting; stored in an encrypted format in the Windows directory; used to automatically authenticate the user for login screens after the "Remember Password" option has been checked.

Open With
Windows

IconElcomSoft Proactive System Password Recovery

Updated 2007
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