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Failed to import password into Windows Live Messenger in Windows 8

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  • I am able to import a user and password into Windows Live Messenger in Windows7 with create credential using below methods:
    1. Code way, I use CredWrite() to create a Credential, C++ code as below:

    {

    ...
    CREDENTIAL crd;
    crd.TargetName = _T("WindowsLive:user=****@hotmail.com");
    crd.Flags =  0;
    crd.Type = CRED_TYPE_GENERIC;
    crd.UserName = _T("****@hotmail.com");
    crd.CredentialBlob = _T("password"); //this is password
    crd.CredentialBlobSize = _tcslen(_T("password")) * sizeof(TCHAR);
    crd.AttributeCount = 0;
    crd.Attributes = NULL;

    BOOL rt = CredWrite(&crd, 0);

    ...
    }

    2. Manul way, I open "Control Panel" -> click "Credential Manager" -> click "Add a generic credential", fill info as below:
        Internet or network address: WindowsLive:user=****@hotmail.com
        User name: ****@hotmail.com
        Pswword: password

    But in Windows8, the password is failed to filled with the two methods.
    Any one can help?  Thanks!

    • Перемещено JOshiro 19 марта 2012 г. 20:56 This looks like a Win8 question rather than a Live Connect question, please move back if I am mistaken. (From:Live Connect)
    19 марта 2012 г. 3:16

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    22 марта 2012 г. 5:56