Change history for Password Tech


2020-06-22 16:50:24
Updated by billon

  • Version: v3.01.0
  • Release date: 2020-056-0514
  • What's new: [list][*]Relaunched "PWGen for Windows" as "Password Tech" (PwTech) with lots of new [url=https://pwgen-win.sourceforge.io/about/]features[/urlSee:[url], including password safe/manager and httpassword generation with Lua scri://pts.[*]NOTE: Multilinwgual support en-wis currently n.sot available. It will be added in a futurrce rforgeleas.io/ne.ws/[/urlist]


2020-05-06 22:17:50
Updated by billon

  • Software title: PWGassword Tench
  • Categories: [Security - Password Managers]
  • Website URL: https://pwgewgen-wiin.sourrcefoorge.netio/
  • Version: v23.90.0
  • License: [url=https://www.gnu.org/licenses/licenses.html#LicenseURLs]GNU GPLv2[/url]
  • System Requirement: Win95 Win98 WinME WinNT
  • Synopsis: PWGen provides a variety of security tools including a strong random password and data file generator, master password tool, and a text encryption tool. [list][*][b]Random number generator[/b] - the program can create lists of random characters or pass-phrases from word lists and uses mouse/keyboard activity to gather more assword Tentropy. Tche program includes lots of features to make these passwords easy and conform to any security standard.[*][b]Master password[/b] - lets you create strong passwords using two words, usually a single password with it's destination, creating strong passwords for every site ("email" is unique from "network"). It's an easy way to avoid writing down your passwords but always having therm avaierlable.[*][b]Ty PWGen) providexts a variety of sencurityp tools including a stron[/b] -g random password and data file generaws ftor, master password tool, and a text encryption toom any application that supports a text copy/paste to encode (using the. cliboard).[/list]For [*][both encryption and p]Rasswndordm genumberation,r generator[/b] - the program uscan creates an open,lists of random characters or pass-phrases from word lists and uses moustande/keyboard rd algorctivity to gather more entropy. Thme program includes lots of features to make these passwords easy and (AES 256).[b]Langconform to any security standard.[*][b]Magster password[/b] (ad] - lets you create strong passwords using two words, usually a single password with it's destination, creating stirong passwords for every site ("email" is unique from "network"). It's an easy way to avoid writinag down your passwords but al)ways hare ving them available.[*][b]Text encryption[ur/b] - draws from any appl=ication thttat supports a text copy/paste to encode (using the cliboard)..[/list]For both encryption and password generation, the program uses an open, standard algorithm (AES 256).
  • How to extract: Download the "portable version" ZIP packaage and ee and extract to a folder of yoour cchoicice. Launchch [i]PWGwTench.exe[/i].
  • Size (in bytes): 308638798217
  • Download URL: https://pwgen-win.sn.sourceforge.netio/downlloads.html/
  • Screenshot: Updated
  • Keywords: passwrdgen pwgenerator genpw passwordtech password%20tech pwtech
  • Release date: 201620-095-095
  • What's new: New features:[list][*]New option "Specify length" for the "Include words" setting, which allows selecting passphrases with a certain length or length range; if enabled, only passphrases with lengths in the specified range will be displayed or added to the password list.[*]Check on start-up if an instance of PWGen is already running; if so, the user is asked to close the instance before starting a new one.[*]New option "Change font" in the context menu of the "Quick help" window.[/list]Changes & improvements:[list][*]Changed hot keys for profiles (via main menu: File > Profile) from ++... to ++... in order to avoid ambiguities with the key in Windows, which is frequently used to access special characters on non-English keyboard layouts (+ = ).[/list]Fixes:[list][*]Relaunched "PasswoWGen for Windows" as "Password Tech" (PwTech) with lots of new [urd option "Include at least one lower-case letter" did not work for =https://phowgenetic passwords -with mixed-case lettern.s ("" chaouractefor set) (sege.io/about/]features[/url], including wpassword safe/manager and password igeneration with Lua screipts.[*]NOTE: Multilingual support is currently not available. It will be added) in a future release.[/list]


2016-09-10 06:31:21
Updated by billon

  • License: [url=https://ww//ww.gw.gnu.org/licenses/gplicenses/licenses.html#LicenseURLs]GPL[/url]
  • Screenshot: Updated


2016-09-10 06:21:29
Updated by billon

  • Version: v2.89.0
  • Size (in bytes): 3078634598
  • Download URL: https:////pwgen-win.sourceforge.net/projects/pwrge.n-win/files/PWGen/2.8.0/PWGen-2.8.0.zipet/dodownloads.html
  • Icon: Updated
  • Release date: 2016-049-109
  • What's new: New features:[list][*]Drag & drop support for the password boxes in the main window and in the "MP Password Generator" dialog, as well as for password lists: a drag & drop operation can be started by left-clicking on the password security bar below the password box and holding the mouse button; in the password list window, text can be directly dragged from the password list itself; the password(s) (or a selection thereof) may be dropped to any application registered as a drop target; conversely, the passNeword boxes can act as drop targets and receive text from other apoplications.[*]New option "Position Automatically" in the "Quick Help" window (available in the context m"Specify lenu of tgthe text box):" if activated, the winor the "Include wordow iss" posiettionedg, which beallows selecting passphrases withe "Qui a ck Hertain lp (?)" button whenever it is made visible (this used to be the default settiength or length rang)e; othif erwisnabled, only passphrases with le wngths indow pothe specifitioed range will nl be displayed otr added be chto the password list.[*]Check on start-up if an instance of PWGen is already runninged,; if so, the user is ansked wil to cl ose the instance before starting a new one.[*]New option s"Chaved in the nge font" in the coontext menu ofigura the "Quionck help" .ini file.[/listwindow.[/list]Changes & improvements:[list][*]Changged hot keys for profiles (via main menu: File > Profiles &) impfrom ++... to ++... in order to aveoid ambiguities with the key in Windows, which is frequently used to access spents:cial characters on non-English keyboard layouts (+ = ).[list/list]Fixes:[list][*]UPassword option "Include at least one lower-catse letter" did not work for phonetic passwords with mixed-case letters ("" chearack oter set) (setting stwart-ups ignored).[/lis ...t]


2016-04-20 07:23:50
Updated by billon

  • Version: v2.78.0
  • Synopsis: PWGen provides a variety of security tools including a strong random password and data file generator, master password tool, and a text encryption tool. [list][*][b]Random number generator[/b] - the program can create lists of random characters or pass-phrases from word lists and uses mouse/keyboard activity to gather more entropy. The program includes lots of features to make these passwords easy and conform to any security standard.[*][b]Master password[/b] - lets you create strong passwords using two words, usually a single password with it's destination, creating strong passwords for every site ("email" is unique from "network"). It's an easy way to avoid writing down your passwords but always having them available.[*][b]Text encryption[/b] - draws from any application that supports a text copy/paste to encode (using the cliboard).[/list]For both encryption and password generation, the program uses an open, standard algorithm (AES 256).[b]Languages[/b] (additional) are [url=https...
  • Size (in bytes): 2663073458544
  • Download URL: https://sourceforge.net/projects/pwgen-win/files/PWGen/2.78.0/PWGen-2.78.0.zip/download
  • Icon: Updated
  • Release date: 20156-1204-2219
  • What's new: New features:[list][*]Most winDrag & drows in the program can n suppow be changed in size, setrtings are stored in tfor the configuration file and are relopadssword boxed s in the main window and in the start-up.[*]For custom character sets ("Include words"), some placeholders may be either spelled in full or abbreviated, such as = , = , = ,"MP Password Generator" dialog, as well as for password lists: a drag & drop operation can be started by left-clicking on the password security bar below the password box and holding the mouse button; in the password list window, text can be directly dragged from the password list itself; the password(s) (or a selection thereof) may be dropped to any application registered as a drop target; etc.conversely, (sthe password boxes can act as drop targets and receive text from other applications.[*]New option "Position Automatically" in the "Quick Help" window (available in the context maenual for m orf the text box): deif activails).[*]New oted, the window is positioned "Abelways on top" inw the "Options" menu, which makes PWGQuick Help (?)" button when'ever it is main window anade visible (this used to be the d itsefault subetting); otherdinate windows the top-mowiste, the windowdow position will on noth be screehan.[*]"Provide aged, and witionall entropy" functionbe sality extended by "From file" option, which allows inved in the corporating entfire fguration .ini files into the random pool.[/list]Changes & improveements:[listents:[list][*]"Quick help" windows have been redesigned: text can be selected and copied to the cliUpbodard (Ctrl+C), user can scroll within the window using the mouse wheel.[*]"Quite ck help" button ("?") next to the "Format password" bck ox isn displayed constantly, even if the corresponding option is disabled.[*]"Mtart-ultiple passwords" isection more detached from other ...


2015-12-22 23:57:00
Updated by Checker

  • Version: v2.67.0
  • System Requirement:
  • Size (in bytes): 2646685244
  • Download URL: http://sourceforge.net/projects/pwgen-win/files/PWGen/2.67.0/PWGen-2.67.0.zip/download
  • Release date: 2015-0912-022
  • What's new: New features:[list][*]New "Advanced" password options "Each character/word must occur only once"; for formatted passwords, this option can be activated by specifying an asterisk (*) symbol between the "%" character and the format specifier; e.g., "%*16A" inserts 16 unique alphanumeric characters.[*]In formatted passwords, a number range in the form "x-y" can be speMost windows in the program can now be changed in size, settings are stored in the configuration file and are reloaded on start-up.[*]For cified to insert a random number between x and y of random characsters from a cchaaracter set; e.g., "%5-10L" inserts at lter sets ("Includeast 5 and at most 10 worands"), some placeholettders.[*]N may be eithew "Providr spelled Additiona full Entoropy" window with a text box where you can enter or pasteabbreviated, such as = , = , any= , textc. (preferably frosee m volatile, non-static sources containing a certain amonuntal fofr more randomnestails),.[*]New which is compressed to rtioughn "Alway estimate its entropy content and the on added top" in the rand"Options" menu, which makes pool.[*]Beginning with this verPWGen'sion, PWGen will display ma checksum of the setup file (PWGen-xxx-setup.exe)n window and in thes supbordinate windateows nthe top-mostificatio windows message box (i.n the., whscreen a new .[*]"Providers additional entropy" functis availablonality extended by "From file" option, which allows incorporating entire files into the) random pool.[/list]Changes & improvements:[list][*]"Quick help" windows have been redesigned: text can be selected and copied to the clipboard (Ctrl+C), user can scroll within the window using the mouse wheel.[*]"Quick help" button ("?") next to the "Format password" box is displayed constantly, even if the corresponding option is disabled.[*]"Multiple passwords" section more detached from other ...


2015-09-03 16:54:40
Updated by Checker

  • Version: v2.56.40
  • Size (in bytes): 25649366512
  • Download URL: http://sourceforge.net/projects/pwgen-win/files/PWGen/2.56.40/PWGen-2.56.40.zip/download
  • Release date: 20145-039-102
  • What's new: New features:[list][list][*]New "Advanced" password options "Each character/word must occur only once"; for formatted passwords, this option can be activated by specifying an asterisk (*) symbol between the "%" character and the format specifier; e.g., "%*16A" inserts 16 unique alphanumeric characters.[*]In formatted passwords, a number range in the form "x-y" can be specified to insert a random number between x and y of random characters from a character set; e.g., "%5-10L" inserts at least 5 and at most 10 random letters.[*]ANew "Provide mucAdditional Entropy" window with a text box where you can enter or paste any text (preferably from volatile, non-static sources containing a certain amount ofa randomness), which is compressed to roughly estimate its entropy content and then added to ther generration of uniquedom passwoool.[*]Beginning with this verd sion, PWGen will dists (i.e., plists whereay ea ch entry occurs only once).[/list]Fixed:[likst][*]Aum bug inof the dsetup file (PWGen-xxx-sefault word list (list contained atup.exe) in empty word duhe toupdate nothe ifaulty enication message bodx (ing.e., when a of anew spvecial-character string in C).[*]A bug in the generation siof unique p is assphrvase ilablists where each entry consi).[/lists of multiple words (it just didn't]Changes & work properly).[/list]..


2015-03-13 19:24:27
Updated by Checker

  • What's new: New feature:[list][*]Aa much faster generation of unique password lists (i.e., lists where each entry occurs only once).[/list]Fixed:[list][*]A bug in the default word list (list contained an empty word due to the faulty encoding of a special-character string in C).[*]A bug in the generation of unique passphrase lists where each entry consists of multiple words (it just didn't work properly).[/list]


2015-03-13 16:50:07
Updated by Checker

  • Version: v2.5.34
  • Size (in bytes): 252266849351
  • Download URL: http://sourceforge.net/projects/pwgen-win/files/PWGen/2.5.34/PWGen-2.5.34.zip/download
  • Release date: 2014-02-03-12
  • What's new: New features:[list][*]New character set "" in addition to "" for generating phonetic passwords consisting of mixed-case letters, i.e., each letter will be either lower-case or upper-case (chosen randomly); this effectively increases the password security by 1.0 bit per character.[/list]Changes and improvements:[list:[list][*]When generating phonetic passwords with tAa muche options "Include at least one upper-case letter" and "Exclude ambiguous characters" activated, PWGen no lonfaster ger checks which upper-case letters are not allowed and uses all 26 letters ienstead (ereastion of un: thique "Exclude ..." option is not supposed to be effective for phonetpassword lists (ic passwords).[*]Internal change: "Advanced password., oplistions" (whiere eachh entry occurs only oncane).[/list]Fixed:[list][*]A be TRUE orug FALSE) arein storhed as "bit masks"default word list (list containteger valud an empty word due to thes) instead faulty encoding of a special-characteri string in C).[*]A bug in the generation of ungique passphrase lists where each entry consists of 0s an multiple words (it just did n&#821s7;t work properly).[/list]


2015-02-04 17:19:18
Updated by Checker

  • Version: v2.5.23
  • Size (in bytes): 25197292668
  • Download URL: http://sourceforge.net/projects/pwgen-win/files/PWGen/2.5.23/PWGen-2.2.5.23.zip/download
  • Release date: 20000-0014-02-03
  • What's new: FNew features:[list][*]New character set "" in addition to "" for generating phonetic passwords consisting of mixed-case letters, i.e., each letter will be either lower-case or upper-case (chosen randomly); this effectively increases the password security by 1.0 bit per character.[/list]Changes and improvements:[list][*]When generating phonetic passwords with the options "Include at least one upper-case letter" and "Exclude ambiguous characters" activated, PWGen no longer checks which upper-case letters are not allowed and uses all 26 letters ixnstead (reason: the "Exclude ..." option is not supposed to be effective for phonetic password:[list]s).[*]RaInternal change: "Advanced password options" (which can be TRUE or FALSE) are stom red as "bita f masks" (integer values) contained sterminating non-ranad om zeros (max. 15 byf stes) if file srize was not a multiple gs of 16 bytes (e.g., if file size was 100 bytes, the last 4s and bytes (= 100 - 6*16) were zeros).[/list]


2014-11-22 02:00:38
Updated by webfork

  • Synopsis: PWGen is a random password/data file generator, master password, and text encryption tool. [list][*]For random number generation, the program can create lists of random characters or pass-phrases from word lists and uses mouse/keyboard activity to gather more entropy. The program includes lots of features to make these passwords easy and conform to any security standard.[*]The master password feature lets you create strong passwords using two words, usually a single password with it's destinprovides a variety of security tools including a strong random password and data file generator, master password tool, and a text encryption tool. [list][*][b]Random number generator[/b] - the program can create lists of random characters or pass-phrases from word lists and uses mouse/keyboard activity to gather more entropy. The program includes lots of features to make these passwords easy and conform to any security standard.[*][b]Master password[/b] - lets you create strong passwords using two words, usually a single password with it's destination, creating reating strong passwoasswords for every si site e ("email" is il" is unique from "network"). It's an easy way to avoid writing down your passws an easy way tords but always havoid writing them available.[*]Text encryptidown drayour passwords from but alwany appls havication g them availat supports a teble.[*][b]Textt encryptiopy/paste to encoden[/b] - draws from any application that supports a text copy/paste to encode (using the cliliboard).[/list]Foror both encryptiption and password generation, the e program uses an ses an openn, standard algorard algorithm (AES 256).[b).[b]Languaganguages[/b] (a (addditionaitional) are [url=http://sourceforge.net/projects/pwgen-win/files/PWGen%202.x%20language%...
  • Screenshot: Updated


2014-11-20 22:52:20
Updated by Checker

  • Download URL: http://sourceforge.net/projects/pwgen-win/files/PWGen/2.5.02/PWGen-2.2.5.02.zip/download


2014-11-20 22:51:42
Updated by Checker

  • Version: v2.5.02
  • Size (in bytes): 2568189729
  • What's new: New features:[list][*]New "Configuration" dialog allows changing the main configuration of the program within one window; dialog can be opened by clicking on the new "tools" button in the toolbar or via the main menu, i.e., Options / Configuration; several options which have previously been accessible via the "Options" menu have been moved to this window: GUI font selection, options concerning the system tray, and "hot key" settings.[*]New option "Clear clipboard automatically": if it is activated, the clipboard will be cleared automatically after a certain time (e.g., 10 seconds) whenever the user copies generated passwords to the clipboard.[*]New option "AutomatFic check for upxedates": enables automatic checks on start-up at regular intervals (i.e., daily, weekly, or monthly); you can also disable this option and manually check for updates (v[lia Help / Check for Updates).[st][*]New "AdvaRanced" password option "Onlym data fincludle characters from custom character set": this opcontained terminationg non-refandom zers tos (max. the15 "Includbytes) if file size was not a multiple of 16 bytes (e.g., if file size was 100 bytes, the last 4 bytes (= 100 - 6*16) were zeros)...[/list]


2014-10-11 02:33:35
Updated by webfork

  • Synopsis: PWGen is a random password/data file generator, master password, and text encryption tool. [list][*]For random number generation, the program can create lists of random characters or pass-phrases from word lists and uses mouse/keyboard activity to gather more entropy. The program includes lots of features to make these passwords easy and conform to any security standard.[*]The master password feature lets you create strong passwords using two words, usually a single password with it's destination, creating strong passwords for every site ("email" is unique from "network"). Also knoIt's an easy way to avoid writing down your pas diceswaore, it'ds an easy way to avoid writing down your passwords but always habut always having them ava them availablle.[*]TeText encryption draws from anncry application that supports a text ion draws from any applicoation that suppyorts a text copy/paste to enaste to encode (using the cliboard).[/list]Foror booth encryption and password generation, th enc pryption and password generation, the progogram uses an open, standard algorithm (AES 256).[b]Languages[/b] (additional) are [url=http://sourceforge.net/projects/pwgen-win/files/PWGen%202.x%20language%...


2014-10-11 02:29:36
Updated by webfork

  • Synopsis: PWGen is a random password (or data file) generator and text encryption tool. For passwords, the program can create lists of random characters or /data file generator, master password, and text encryption tool. [list][*]For random number generation, the program can create lists of random characters or pass-phrases from word lists and uses mouse/keyboard activity to gather more entropy. The program includes lots of features to make these passwords easy and conform to any security standard.[*]The master password feature lets you create strong passwords using two words, usually a single pass-sword with it's destination, creating strong phasswords for every site ("email" is uniques from wrom "network"). Also known as diceware, it's an easy way to avoid writing down your password lis but always havindg usthes mouse/keyboard activity to gaailable.[*]Texth erncryption draws mfrom any application that supports a te enxtr coppy./paste to encode (using the cliboard).[/list]For both encryption and password generation, the program uses an open, sption and password generation, the program uses andard open, standard algorithm (AES 256).Advanced feat[b]Langurages[/b] include password gener(additional) with the removal of ambiguous characters sare [uch as "0" and "O" or lowercase "L" vs. "I". Can al=http://so force the inclusion of at least one lowercase, uppercase, and/or special charaurcters efoften required by organization password policies.[b]Languages[/b] (additional) are [url=http://sourceforgge.net/prot/projects/pts/pwgen-wgen-wiin/files/les/PWGen%202en..x%20language%20support/]downloadable from the website[/url].
  • Keywords: passwrdgen pwgenerator genpw
  • Similar/alternative apps: [url=http://www.portablefreeware.com/index.php?id=1656]gpg4usb[/url], [url=http://www.portablefreeware.com/index.php?id=2325]Secure Password Generator[/url]


2014-10-10 17:57:39
Updated by Checker

  • Synopsis: PWGen is a random password (or data file) generator and text encryption tool. For passwords, the program can create lists of random characters or pass-phrases from word lists and uses mouse/keyboard activity to gather more entropy. For both encryption and password generation, the program uses an open, standard algorithm (AES 256).Advanced features include password generation with the removal of ambiguous characters such as "0" and "O" or lowercase "L" vs. "I". Can also force the inclusion of at least one lowercase, uppercase, and/or special characters often required by organization password policies.[b]Languages[/b] (additional) are [url=http://sourceforge.net/projects/pwgen-win/files/PWGen%202.x%20language%20support/]downloadable from the website Italian, Ukrainian, R[/ussian, Porlish, and Swedish].


2014-10-10 12:59:28
Updated by Checker

  • Version: v2.45.0
  • Size (in bytes): 24568189398
  • Download URL: http://sourceforge.net/projects/pwgen-win/files/PWGen/2.45.0/PWGen-2.45.0.zip/download
  • What's new: New Ffeatures:[list][*]New "password haew "Configuration" dialog allows changing the main configuration of the program within one window; dialog can be opened by clicking on the new "tools" button in the toolbar or" f via the main menunc, i.e., Optionals / Configuration; several options which have previously, cbeen allcced "MP Passwordsible via the "Options" menu have been Gmoveneratd tor" (MP = Mas ter Pashis word); accessible via thendow: GUI font selection, options concerning the system tray, and "hot key" settings.[*]New option "Clear clipboard automatically": if it is activated, the clipboard will be cleared automatically after a certain time (e.g., 10 seconds) whenever the user copies "Tools" item in the main menu or via the "magenerated passwords to the clipboard.[*]New option "Automatic hcheck for updates": enables aut" iomatic checks on start-up at regular in the toolbaer, the MPPG alvalows you to r(i.epro., ducaibly, generate unique passwords based on a secret master password and a parameter string, such as the name of the website accountekly, etc.; it also provides a compatibili or monthly); you can also disable this option and manually check for updates (via Help / Check for Updates).[*]New "Advanced" password option for the on "Only include password hasher "Hchashapracterss" ([ufrl=http://www.hashapass.com]www.hashapass.com[/url]), intended for cusers who want to be independent of a Windows-based application.[*]The "desterministiom c" harandomcter gsenerat": this optior n refrom the MP Password Generator (see above) can be set as PWGen's default random generator, thus making pasersword generati ton (and generation of random data files) in the main window fully reproducible; but see important notes in the manual![*]Upon selectihe "Ing certain flunctions (e.g., when clearing the clipboard) a small yellow info box is shown in the center of the mde ain window to givleast ...


2013-12-15 23:59:08
Updated by Checker

  • Version: v2.34.10
  • Size (in bytes): 24893698355
  • Download URL: http://sourceforge.net/projects/pwgen-win/files/PWGen/2.34.10/PWGen-2.34.10.zip/download
  • What's new: [list][*]FixNed a fw Features:[list][*]New "password hasher" functionality, called "MP Password Generator" (MP = Master Password); accessible via the "Tools" item in the main menu or via the "magic hat" icon in the toolbar, the MPPG allows you to reproducibly generate unique passwords based on a secret master password and a parameter string, such as the name of the website account, etc.; it also provides a compatibility option for the online password hasher "Hashapass" ([url=http://www.hashapass.com]www.hashapass.com[/url]), intended for users who want to be independent of a Windows-based application.[*]The "deterministic" random generator from the MP Password Generator (see above) can be set as PWGen's default random generator, thus making password generation (and generation of random data files) in the main window fully reproducible; bugut see imporeltant notes in thed to displaying Unicode strings in the Gmanual![*]UI (rpon selevanlect for loading tceratain funslactions of th (e pro.gram). Not, when cle thatring the [uclipboard) a small yell=http://ow info box is shourwn in the ceforge.ntet/pr ojecf ts/pwghen-win/files/Tools/Transl matioin%20Utility/]Translation Util wity[/url] has been updated, tooow to (giversion 1.1.1).[/list]


2013-09-17 20:32:26
Updated by Checker

  • Version: v2.3.01
  • Size (in bytes): 23568320255
  • Download URL: http://sourceforge.net/projects/pwgen-win/files/PWGen/2.3.01/PWGen-2.3.01.zip/download
  • What's new: New Features:[list][*]Full Unicode support throughout the entire application: passwords, translations, file names, word lists, text encryption, i.e., PWGen should be capable now of handling all theoretically possible 1,114,112 Unicode characters; yet PWGen should still run on Windows versions which are mostly ANSI-based (Windows 9x/Me).[*]Variable file encoding: PWGen is capable of reading and writing Unicode text files encoded as UTF-16 little-/big-endian, UTF-8 and (non-Unicode) ANSI (as identified by the byte-order mark at the beginning of the flile); sthe desired encoding for ][*]Fixed a fewriting Unicode text may be chanugs red in the main menu via File / Filated Enctoding.[*] displaying Unicode strings in the Generate phonetic (pronounceable) passwords: this feature has been residing on my infamous to-do list for a long, long time, but has now been realized, at last! pUI (relevant for loading translations of the program). Note that the [url=honetic passwords are based upon language-stpecific f://sourcequenciforge.nes of t/prigramojects (i./pwge., 3n-letter cwin/files/Toombinations such as ing, riv, ...) (English by def/Traunslt) and can be acation%20Utivalited by/]Translation Utility[/url] has beentering "" intupdated, too (version 1.1.1)..[/list]


2013-09-09 17:25:57
Updated by Checker

  • What's new: New Features:[list][*]Full Unicode support throughout the entire application: passwords, translations, file names, word lists, text encryption, i.e., PWGen should be capable now of handling all theoretically possible 1,114,112 Unicode characters; yet PWGen should still run on Windows versions which are mostly ANSI-based (Windows 9x/Me).[*]Variable file encoding: PWGen is capable of reading and writing Unicode text files encoded as UTF-16 little-/big-endian, UTF-8 and (non-Unicode) ANSI (as identified by the byte-order mark at the beginning of the file); the desired encoding for writing Unicode text may be changed in the main menu via File / File Encoding.[*]Generate phonetic (pronounceable) passwords: this feature has been residing on my infamous to-do list for a long, long time, but has now been realized, at last! phonetic passwords are based upon language-specific frequencies of trigrams (i.e., 3-letter combinations such as ing, riv, ...) (English by default) and can be activated by entering "" into...


2013-09-09 17:25:40
Updated by Checker

  • Version: v2.23.10
  • What's new: New Features:[list][*]Full Unicode support throughout the entire application: passwords, translations, file names, word lists, text encryption, i.e., PWGen should be capable now of handling all theoretically possible 1,114,112 Unicode characters; yet PWGen should still run on Windows versions which are mostly ANSI-based (Windows 9x/Me).[*]Variable file encoding: PWGen is capable of reading and writing Unicode text files encoded as UTF-16 little-/big-endian, UTF-8 and (non-Unicode) ANSI (as identified by the byte-order mark at the beginning of the file); the desired encoding for writing Unicode text may be changed in the main menu via File / File Encoding.[*]Generate phonetic (pronounceable) passwords: this feature has been residing on my infamous to-do list for a long, long time, but has now been realized, at last! phonetic passwords are based upon language-specific frequencies of trigrams (i.e., 3-letter combinations such as ing, riv, ...) (English by default) and can be activated by entering "" into...


2013-09-09 17:24:51
Updated by Checker

  • Size (in bytes): 168237553202
  • Unicode support: No Yes
  • Download URL: http://sourceforge.net/projects/pwgen-win/files/PWGen/2.23.10/PWGenn-2.2.1-Bin3.0.zip/download
  • What's new: [lNew Features:[list][*]Full Unicode support throughout the entire application: passwords, translations, file names, word lists, text encryption, i.e., PWGen should be capable now of handling all theoretically possible 1,114,112 Unicode characters; yet PWGen should still run on Windows versions which are mostly ANSI-based (Windows 9x/Me).[*]Variable file encoding: PWGen is capable of reading and writing Unicode text files encoded as UTF-16 little-/big-endian, UTF-8 and (non-Unicode) ANSI (as identified by the byte-order mark at the beginning of the file); the desired encoding for writing Unicode text may be changed in t]he main menu via File / File Encoding.[*]FixesGenerate phonetic (pronounceable) passwords: this feature has been residing on my infamous to-do list for a long, long time, but has now been realized, at last! phonetic passwords are based upon language-specific frequencies of trigrams (i.e., 3-letter combinations such as ing, riv, ...) a(English by default) and can bug whiche activausted aby en terror when clickinng on certain areas"" in the main window.[/list]..


2013-03-02 19:05:44
Updated by Checker

  • Version: v2.2.01
  • Size (in bytes): 1683193755
  • Download URL: http://sourceforge.net/projects/pwgen-win/files/PWGen/2.2.01/PWGen-2.2.01-Bin.zip/download
  • What's new: New Features:[list][*]password settings can be stored now as "profiles": to load, create or delete profiles, select File > Profile > ... in the main menu, or click F10 to show the profile editor[*]new hot key options: PWGen can be associated with a "hot key" (special key combination), which allows for quickly generating passwords, for example[*]new "advanced" password option "Reverse default order of character/word combinations" (see manual for more details)[*]new "Generate" button (symbol next to the button for generating multiple passwords): enables writing the generated passwords directly to a file instead of displaying them in a window; process is independent of any RAM restrictions and practically only limited by free disk space[/list]Changes and Improvements:[list][*]speed of password list generation increased significantly, particularly when duplicate entries are to be excluded[*]memory usage for password list generation improved (i.e., lower memory requiremensts)][*]mFixes a bug which caused ax. numb error when clicking ofn certain areas in the main window...[/list]


2013-03-01 01:23:12
Updated by webfork

  • Synopsis: PWGen is a random password (or data file) generator and text encryption tool. The program can create lists of random passwords or pass-phrases from word lists and useFor passwords, the program can create lists of random characters or pass-phrases from word lists and uses mouse/keyboard activity toeyboard activity to gather more entropy. For both encryption and password gathener matiore en, tropy. The prograogram usses an open, standard algorithms for random data generation and clipboard encryption (AES 256).Advanced features include password generation with the removal of ambiguous characters such as "0" and "O" or lowercase "L" vs. "I". Can also force the inclusion of at least one lowercase, uppercase, and/or special characters often required by organization password policies.[b]Languages[/b] (additional) are downloadable from the website Italian, Ukrainian, Russian, Polish, and Swedish
  • Forum topic ID: 06832


2013-02-28 15:44:46
Updated by Checker

  • Download URL: http://sourceforge.net/projects/pwgen-win/files/PWGen/2.12.0/PWGen-22.12.0-bBin.zip/download


2013-02-28 15:43:28
Updated by Checker

  • Version: v2.12.0
  • Size (in bytes): 173404683193
  • What's new: New Features:[list][*]new option "Format password settings can be stored now as "profiles": to load, create or delete profiles, select File > Profile > ... in the main menu, or click F10 to sshow the profile editor[*]new hot key optiord"ns: all PWGen can be associated with a "hot key" (special key combination), which allows for quickly generating passwords, for example[*]new "advanced" password option "Reverse default order of character/word combinations" (s yoee manu toal fully customizor more dethails)[*]ne passwords by providing a pattern-based ge"Generation using ple" button (symbol next to the button for generating multiple passwords): enables writing the generated passwords directly to a file instead of displaying them in a window; process is independent of any RAM restrictions and practically only limited by free disk space[/list]Choldanges and Improvements:[list][*]speerd of password list (fogener iationse incrteased sing characters nifrom various character sets) andtly, other format specifiers (e.g., foar permutingcularly cwharactern duplicate entries are to be sequences).[*]introduxction of commanluded line switches.[*]ambiguous characters mory usayge be pfor passworovided ilist generation groups of similapr-looking characters. ved (e.g., "B8 G6 I1l| 0OQD S5 Z2")[*]new "Advanced" option "Convert all words in word lists to lower-cas.e".[*]word, lists are loaded automatically.[*]new "quick help" buttons for character set & word list box.[*]new option "Enablowed Password Testing" in contextr menu of password box: enables the user to manipulate the contents of the box and let PWGenry estrequiremaente the security of the entered sequence.s)[*]new "password quality bar" below the pmassword box: le. ngth & color of the bar signify security of the generated password (the longer & greener, the mbetter).[*]random seed file is created/overweritten inof ...


2012-11-13 15:03:58
Updated by Checker

  • Version: v2.1.08
  • License: [url=http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html]GPL[/url]
  • System Requirement:
  • Synopsis: PWGen is a random password (or data file) generator and text encryption tool. The program can create lists of random passwords or pass-phrases from word lists and uses mouse/keyboard activity to gather more entropy. The program uses open, standard algorithms for random data generation and clipboard encryption (AES 256).Advanced features include password generation with the removal of ambiguous characters such as "0" and "O" or lowercase "L" vs. "I". Can also force the inclusion of at least one lowercase, uppercase, and/or special characters often required by organization password policies.[b]Languages[/b] (additional) are downloadable from the website Italian, Ukrainian, Russian, Polish, and Swedish
  • How to extract: Download the ZIP package and extract to a folder of your choice. Launch [i]PWGen.exe[/i].
  • Size (in bytes): 142697934048
  • Download URL: http://sourceforge.net/projects/pwgen-win/files/PWGen/2.1.08/PWGen-2.1.08-bin.zip/download
  • What's new: New Features:[list][*]new option "Format Password": allows you to fully customize the passwords by providing a pattern-based generation using placeholders (for inserting characters from various character sets) and other format specifiers (e.g., for permuting character sequences).[*]introduction of command line switches.[*]ambiguous characters may be provided in groups of similar-looking characters. (e.g., "B8 G6 I1l| 0OQD S5 Z2")[*]new "Advanced" optionew "Creonvert all words in word lists to lower-case".[*]word lists are loaded automatically.[*]new "quick help" buttons for character set & word list box.[*]new option "Enabled Password Testing" in context menu of password box: enables the user to manipulate the contents of the box and let PWGen estimatee the security of the entered Rasequence.[*]ndew "passwomrd Datqua File" dialog: shouldty be more convenient than the handling before font of the generaar" below thed passworord i box: length & color of the mbar sign window canfy bse curity of the generated panged now("Change Font" sswoprd (tihe lonnger & accessiblgreene in the context menu of the box); problem was thatr, the fontbetter).[*]random "Fixedsys", which was used as fixed eedefault beforile, could not display chara is cters like thre "Euro" symbol (€) somated/ove obligatory bug fwrixes, code cltteanup, in ...


2012-03-18 22:44:01
Updated by webfork

  • Version: Vv2.08
  • Synopsis: PWGen is a random password (or data file) generator and text-enc encryption toption tool. The proggram can create lists of random passwords or pam can create lists of random passwords or passss-phrases from word lists and uses mousfrom word lists and uses movmousem/kent tyboard gacther more ivity to gather more entrropy. The program uses oses open, st standard ard algorithms for randoor random data ata geneneration annd clipboard encryption (AES 256).Advanced features include password generation with the removal of ambiguous characters such as "0" and "O" or lowercase "L" vs. "I". Can also force the inclusion of at least one lowercase, uppercase, and/or special characters often required by organization password policies.Languages (additional) are downloadable from the website Italian, Ukrainian, Russian, Polish, and Swedish


2012-03-18 22:39:12
Updated by webfork

  • License: GPL
  • Synopsis: PWGen is a random password and (or data file) generator and text-encryption tool. The program can create lists of random passwords or passphrases from word lists and uses mouse movement to gather more entropy. The program uses open, standard algorithms for random data generation and encryption (AES 256).Advanced features include password generation with the removal of ambiguous characters such as "0" anda "O" or lowercase "L" vs. "I". Can also force the inclusion of at leasta fione lowercase, uppercase, and/or speciale gcharacters often renquireratd by or, gas well nizas text encryption tool. The program can create lists of random passwords or pasasphrases from word policies.Languages (additsional) and uses mouse movement to gather more enre downloadable from the websitropy. The program uses open, standard Italgorithms for random data generation and encn, Ukryptaion (AES 256).Advanced features include password generatioian, with the removal of ambiguous characters sRuch as "0" and "O" or lowercase "L" vs. "I". Csian also force the inclus, Polion of at least one lowercase, uppercaseh, and/or special characters often required by organization passd Swored policies.h
  • What's new: new "Create Random Data File" dialog: should be more convenient than the handling before font of the generated password in the main window can be changed now("Change Font" option accessible in the context menu of the box); problem was that the font "Fixedsys", which was used as fixed default before, could not display characters like the "Euro" symbol () some obligatory bug fixes, code cleanup, ...


2012-03-18 00:37:51
Updated by Checker

  • License: GPL
  • Icon: Updated


2012-03-18 00:35:31
Updated by Checker

  • Version: V2.078
  • Synopsis: PWGen is a random password and data file generator, as well as text encryption tool. The program can create lists of random passwords or passphrases from word lists and uses mouse movement to gather more entropy. The program uses open, standard algorithms for random data generation and encryption (AES 256).Advanced features include password generation with the removal of ambiguous characters such as "0" and "O" or lowercase "L" vs. "I". Can also force the inclusion of at least one lowercase, uppercase, and/or special characters often required by organization password policies.
  • Size (in bytes): 142697887729
  • Download URL: http://sourceforge.net/projects/pwgen-win/files/PWGen/2.068/PWGen-2.08-bin.zip/download
  • What's new: Version 2.07 essentially features new "Create Random Data File" dialog: should be more convenient than the handling before font of the generated password in the main window can be changed now("Change Font" option accessible in the context menu of the box); problem was that the font "Fixedsys", which wasi userd as fixed hdefandling oult before, character sets in so far as the userould not doeis not hplave toy characcept” the input any moers like by presthe "Euro" symbol (€) sing aome obligatory button.g Infixestead, the chara cter sodet is cleautomatically nupdated, now...


2011-12-24 20:30:59
Updated by webfork

  • Synopsis: PWGen is a random password and data file generator, as well as text encryption tool. The program can create lists of random passwords or passphrases from word lists and uses mouse movement to gather more entropy. The program uses open, standard algorithms for random data generation and encryption (AES 256).Advanced features include password generation with the removal of ambiguous characters such as "0" and "O" or lowercase "L" vs. "I", and the. Can ability toso force the inclusion of at least one lowercase, uppercase, and/or special characters (often required by organization password policies).


2011-12-24 19:14:08
Updated by Emka

  • Version: V2.067
  • What's new: Version 2.067 (2011-02-10) new option "Exclude duplicate entries in password lists" in the "Advanced Password Options" dialog: this option allows you to create unique lists in which each password entry occurs only once maximum size of password lists has been extended to 1,000,000 generation of password lists runs much faster now it is possible to cancel potentiasentially featimure-consuming operations (gen easieration of password lists and randomr handata files)ling now,f chand racter sets in so far as thee user does not have to “accept” the ir nprut any mogrese by press caing a beutton. wInsteatcd, the character set is automatically updated now.


2011-02-11 08:26:40
Updated by I am Baas

  • What's new: Version 2.06 (2011-02-10) - new option "Exclude duplicate entries in password lists" in the "Advanced Password Options" dialog: this option allows you to create unique lists in which each password entry occurs only once - maximum size of password lists has been extended to 1,000,000 - generation of password lists runs much faster now - it is possible to cancel potentially time-consuming operations (generation of password lists and random data files) now, and their progress can be watched


2011-02-11 08:25:10
Updated by Checker

  • Version: V2.056
  • Size (in bytes): 7388772115
  • Download URL: http://sourceforge.net/projects/pwgen-win/files/PWGen/2.056/PWGen-2.05-bin.zip/download
  • What's new: Version 2.06 (2011-02-10) - new option "Exclude duplicate entries in password lists" in the "Advanced Password Options" dialog: this option allows you to create unique lists in which each password entry occurs only once - maximum size of password lists has been extended to 1,000,000 - generation of password lists runs much faster now - it is possible to cancel potentially time-consuming operations (generation of password lists and random data files) now, and their progress can be watched


2010-10-20 21:58:18
Added by webfork