How to Export Passwords in Microsoft Edge

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This post shows students and new users steps to export passwords from Microsoft Edge web browser. Edge has a built-in password manager that’s useful for autofill purposes. Although the password manager is Edge is adequate, you may want to look into other third party password managers as the one available in Edge might not be the most secured.

If you need to export your password stored in Microsoft Edge to migrate to other password managers, the steps below will show you how to do that. When you export passwords from Edge, it is stored in .CSV file format which can easily be imported to other password managers.

You can then use this file to take account of all your passwords or import into a secure password manager. Whatever you want to do, exporting passwords from Microsoft Edge is simple and straightforward.

To get started with exporting passwords from Microsoft Edge, follow the steps below.

How to export passwords from Microsoft Edge

As mentioned above, exporting passwords from Microsoft Edge is simple and straightforward.

Below is how to do that.

To export your passwords, you must be signed into your Microsoft account and browser profile. Then click the settings (ellipse) at the top right corner and select Settings as shown below.

microsoft edge settings

On the Settings page, select Profile and click Passwords tile as shown below.

microsoft edge profile passwords

On the Profile ==> Passwords page, click the ellipse (three vertical dots) and select Export passwords.

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On the pop-up screen, click the Export passwords button.

edge export passwords

Microsoft Edge will prompt you to type in your Windows password before you’ll be allowed to export Chrome passwords.

microsoft edge export password windows account

After you’ve successfully typed your Windows password, you’ll then be allowed to save the password at any location you like.

microsoft edge save exported password

That should do it!


This post showed you how to export your saved passwords in Microsoft Edge. If you find any error above or have somethin to add, please use the comment form below.

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