Topic "Password required for shortcuts, even when stored in session"

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When starting a WinSCP session via a shortcut (shell desktop icon), the user is prompted for the password, even when the password was saved in the session.

I'm using Version: 5.0.7 (Build 2268), but this also happens in the 4.x clients.
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Please attach a full log file showing the problem.

To generate log file, enable logging, log in to your server and do the operation and only the operation that causes the error. Submit the log with your post as an attachment. Note that passwords and passphrases not stored in the log. You may want to remove other data you consider sensitive though, such as host names, IP addresses, account names or file names (unless they are relevant to the problem). If you do not want to post the log publicly, you may email it to me. You will find my address (if you log in) in my forum profile. Please include link back to this topic in your email. Also note in this topic that you have emailed the log.
Martin Prikryl

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