Software & Apps MS Office Outlook Express Tool: Password Recovery Master 1.2 Recover a Password in Outlook Share Pin Email Print Jonathan Knowles / Getty Images MS Office Outlook Word Excel Powerpoint By Heinz Tschabitscher Writer A former freelance contributor who has reviewed hundreds of email programs and services since 1997. our editorial process Heinz Tschabitscher Updated August 02, 2019 Outlook Express, formerly known as Microsoft Internet Mail and News, is a discontinued email and news client included with Internet Explorer versions 3.0 through 6.0., and was bundled with several versions of Microsoft Windows, from Windows 98 to Windows Server 2003, and was available for Windows 3.x, Windows NT 3.51, and Windows 95. Outlook Express and Outlook are Different Outlook Express is a different application from Microsoft Outlook. The similar names lead many people to conclude incorrectly that Outlook Express is a stripped-down version of Microsoft Outlook. Both Outlook and Outlook Express handle the basics of Internet mail, including an address book, message rules, user-created folders, and support for POP3, IMAP, and HTTP mail accounts. Outlook Express was developed as part of Internet Explorer with the home user in mind while Outlook was developed as part of Microsoft Office with the corporate user in mind. Outlook Express is a basic Internet mail program that is part of Internet Explorer and Windows. Outlook is a full-featured personal information manager that is available as a part of Microsoft Office and also as a stand-alone program. Outlook Express Password Recovery Master 1.2 Outlook Express Password Recovery Master from Rixler Software makes it easy to recover email account passwords saved in Outlook Express but show there as "***" only. Pros Outlook Express Password Recovery Master reveals email account details and passwordsLet's you save and copy account dataOutlook Express Password Recovery Master is simple and easy to use Cons Outlook Express Password Recovery Master works with Outlook Express only Description Outlook Express Password Recovery Master uncovers email account data from Outlook Express.Displays email address, server and login name, password and server type.Individual data can be copied to the clipboard, the whole list can be saved to a text file.Outlook Express Password Recovery Master also reveals news account data and OE identities.Outlook Express Password Recovery Master supports Outlook Express 5/6. If you're like me, you set up your email account once in Outlook Express, tell it to save the password and forget about it — until you switch to another email client, set up a new computer or need the password for another reason. Then you can rely on a tool like Outlook Express Password Recovery Master to retrieve your parole. In an unspectacular, easy-to-use manner, Outlook Express Password Recovery Master uncovers the usually hidden passwords. You can also copy them to the clipboard or save the list of account data to a text file. It's a pity this solid tool does not work with other email clients, though. Recover a Password Here's how to recover your password in Outlook.