Updating the Credentials in a Credential Entity


Credential owners can update account information for a stored credential in Credential Vault.

Credential owners can update the following:

  • Credential name

  • User name

  • Password

  • Security details

Before You Begin

  • Add a credential entity to Credential Manager.

    For information about creating a new credential, see Creating a Credential Entity.

  • Only the owner of an account can change the ownership of an account.

    If you need to change a credential owner, see Changing Credential Ownership.

  • When updating the account information, you cannot change the account type.


  1. From the navigation pane, go to Manage > Security.

    The Security page appears.

  2. Click the Credential vault tile.

    The Manage credentials page appears.

  3. From the list of credential entities, select the credential entity that you want to update.

    The Edit credential dialog box appears.

  4. Update the credentials.

    For more information, see Access Information by Account Type.

  5. Click Save.