Password list file for Windows
PWL is a file extension for a Windows password list file.
A PWL file contains user log-in information, as well as network access passwords for Windows. Each file, which is encrypted and stored in the Windows directory, can hold up to 255 passwords; they’re used for retrieving data when users check the "Remember Password" option.
Learn more about PWL files:
View questions and answers about working with passwords.
View questions and answers about Windows administration issues.
See learning resources about password management and policies.