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  1. Make Saved Passwords a Thing of the Past (OAuth)

    All throughout windows, it is very common to have to enter and save passwords, and, what's worse, when a password is changed, you have to try to remember everywhere that it was set.

    A good example is inside of an Active Directory environment where you have Services that run under a specific user. If you change the user's password, then you have to go to each server and update the password.

    I suggest that features like this be re-architected to take advantage of OAuth (or a similar technology) very similar to how Facebook and Twitter let you Authorize Apps.. I…

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