LogMeIn - where does it save the login credentials

With LogMeIn, it gives you the checkbox opportunity to remember login usernam / passwords for specific machines on the machine you are at now (go to a public machine or any other machine and those credentials are not available.  So they aren't stored on the logmein server.

anyone know where they are stored?  I wound up wiping them out and have to re-enter about 2 dozen machines.  Love to be able to be sure to back it up.  Cookie?  Something else?

thanks!
IamStumpedAsked:
Who is Participating?

[Product update] Infrastructure Analysis Tool is now available with Business Accounts.Learn More

x
I wear a lot of hats...

"The solutions and answers provided on Experts Exchange have been extremely helpful to me over the last few years. I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc., so I know a lot of things but not a lot about one thing. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform." -Todd S.

amaimanCommented:
Take a look at the Security page on the LogMeIn web site:
https://secure.logmein.com/US/products/ignition/iphone/security.aspx

They're stored in the registry at HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\LogMeIn Ignition ; however they are encrypted with a key based on the account of the currently logged in user of the PC, which means you won't be able to just export/import the key.

Basically, it's specifically designed to prevent you from doing what you want to do (to prevent someone with access to your registry from being able to used the saved credentials elsewhere).
0

Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by

Your issues matter to us.

Facing a tech roadblock? Get the help and guidance you need from experienced professionals who care. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.

Start your 7-day free trial
johnb6767Commented:
Depending on the browser, it might either be in a cookie, or Protected Storage.....

Youre talking about the main Logmein.com site, where you log into the account?

Pretty sure that XP Stores passwords in this key. From IE6 to 7, I believe password storage methods were changed....

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\IntelliForms

Protected Storage PassView v1.63
http://www.nirsoft.net/utils/pspv.html

and

Passwords In Internet Explorer 7
http://www.nirsoft.net/articles/ie7_passwords.html
0
IamStumpedAuthor Commented:
Sorry, I should have mentioned - I am using logmein free and the central comtrol panel, not ignition

yeah, I figured there's  security.  I think I had IE reset all it's setttings and logmein things got trashed, so I want to see if there's a way to prevent that.  back it up and then restore it under the same user?

0
Determine the Perfect Price for Your IT Services

Do you wonder if your IT business is truly profitable or if you should raise your prices? Learn how to calculate your overhead burden with our free interactive tool and use it to determine the right price for your IT services. Download your free eBook now!

amaimanCommented:
This page may have what you're looking for:
https://secure.logmein.com/US/products/central/security.aspx

The saved credentials appear to be stored on their system in an encrypted form.  It doesn't state where any of the components are stored on your PC; if you said it got removed by resetting Internet Explorer settings, it was most likely stored in a cookie.
0
johnb6767Commented:
NP, I use free as well.... But I am on the right path, in that it is the MAIN LOGIN page you are referring to?

https://secure.logmein.com/US/home.aspx
0
IamStumpedAuthor Commented:
no not the main login. when you click on a computer from your list, it asks for a username and password (if it's part of a domain, otherwise just password), and you can enter thatn and check a box 'remember these credentials' or something similar.  that's what I want to find where it's saving it.

0
Jackie ManIT ManagerCommented:
The information below might be useful for you:-

If you wish to view or change any of the user credentials, you can do so by accessing the Stored User Names and Passwords tool. Here's how:

1. Press [Windows]R to access the Run dialog box.
2. Type rundll32.exe keymgr.dll, KRShowKeyMgr in the Open text box and click OK to access the Stored User Names And Passwords dialog box.
3. To view or change a user credential, select it from the list, and click the Properties button to display the Logon Information Properties dialog box.
4. To add a user credential, the click Add button, and fill in the appropriate fields in the Logon Information Properties dialog box.
5. To delete a user credential, click Remove and then OK in the confirmation dialog box.
6. Click Close to exit the Stored User Names And Passwords dialog box.

Source: http://articles.techrepublic.com.com/5100-10878_11-6047415.html
0
It's more than this solution.Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems - anytime, anywhere.Try it for free Edge Out The Competitionfor your dream job with proven skills and certifications.Get started today Stand Outas the employee with proven skills.Start learning today for free Move Your Career Forwardwith certification training in the latest technologies.Start your trial today
Networking

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.