Credential provider settings are stored in the Windows Registry at
Credential provider can be enabled independently on the login page and in the UAC prompt.
Set the Credential provider usage scenario to
- 0 for logon / lock workstation screen
- 1 for UAC prompt
- 2 for both
The credential provider can be used with three different activation types. The following settings are DWORD values, where 0 disables and 1 enables the corresponding activation type.
The default (pre-selected) activation type is configured with Credential provider default activation type where
- 1 = activation code
- 2 = local account
- 4 = domain account
Credential provider shows use activation code
Run with local account
Credential provider shows run with local account
Note: Run with local account is always disabled on the login page, regardless of this setting.
Run with domain account
Credential provider shows run with domain account
Note: Run with domain account is always disabled on the login page and UAC prompt when Run as different user is used, regardless of this setting.