The .vpol file extension is related to the Microsoft Windows Credential Manager and used for its policy files.

There is one other file type using
the VPOL file extension!

empty icon.vpol - Normal Form data

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VPOL file - Microsoft Windows Credential Manager policy file

What is vpol file? How to open vpol files?

File type specification:

Various data file type icon Various data file type

The VPOL file extension is associated with the Microsoft Windows Credential Manager a passwords and logins management software introduced in Microsoft Windows 7. The .vpol file stores encryption settings for user passwords and logins.

The default software associated to vpol file type:

Microsoft Windows 7 icon

Microsoft Corporation logoMicrosoft Windows 7  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

Operating system released in 2009 available for desktops, notebooks, netbooks, tablets and media centers. It was replaced by Windows 8 and Windows 10. Support ends on January 14, 2020.

Microsoft distributes Windows 7 in four editions: Windows 7 Starter is designed for netbooks. Windows 7 Home Premium is used in home computers and notebooks. Windows 7 Professional is for business using and Windows 7 Ultimate contains all features from all previous Windows 7 editions and some others.

Help how to open:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .vpol file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .vpol file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open vpol file, edit vpol file, convert vpol file, view vpol file, play vpol file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

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Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with vpol file - Microsoft Windows Credential Manager policy file

Click on the software link for more information about Microsoft Windows 7. Microsoft Windows 7 uses vpol file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

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