Click an item on the menu to go to the description of the action, or choose from the list below. You can activate the Credential menu by pressing Alt + C and you can activate each action by pressing the highlighted character.
Actions which have an associated hot key show this hot key to the right of the action. You can use the hot key to trigger the action without invoking the Credential menu.
New Credentials ...: Opens the new credentials acquisition dialog box. If an identity was selected, then that identity would be made the default for the new credentials acquisition. However, it can easily be changed in the dialog.
See New Credentials Action for more information.
See Renew Credentials Action for more information.
Set as default: Sets the selected identity as the default, if it is not already the default. The implications of this operation is dependent on the current identity provider.
See Set As Default Action for more information.
Import Credentials: Import any existing credentials from external sources. With the Kerberos v5 credentials provider, the Windows logon identity stored in the Microsoft Windows LSA cache will be imported.
Note: On Windows Vista, Windows 7, and Windows Server 2008 the operating system does not permit the importation of the Kerberos Ticket Granting Ticket if the active user account is a member of the Administrators or Domain Administrators groups and User Account Control (UAC) mode is active.