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Password Generator

Description

 

The Password Generator allows for creating random passwords, which are difficult to interpret and predict. Generate the password with a mix of letters, numbers and symbols requirements.

 

Tools - Password Generator

Tools - Password Generator

 

Tap on Generate, and the password generator offers a list of random passwords based on the strength requirements above. Select a password, then tap on Copy to Clipboard.

 

Generate and Copy Password

Generate and Copy Password

 

Modes

 

There are five modes for generating passwords:

 

Use specified settings: personalize the password strength requirements.

Readable password: use simple strength requirements to make the password more readable.

Use a pattern: create a pattern of strength requirements to use specific types of characters.

Pronounceable password: use simple strength requirements to make the password more pronounceable.

Strong password: use strong strength requirements.

 

Use specified settings

Enable all desired types of character and enter the minimum amount of these character that should be included in the generated password. The total of the minimum count of all enabled character types cannot exceed the password length. It is also possible to include or exclude specific characters.

 

Password Generator - Use Specified Settings

Password Generator - Use Specified Settings

 

Readable password

The generated passwords will be readable but will not be a word in the dictionary.

 

Password Generator - Readable Password

Password Generator - Readable Password

 

Use a pattern

Enter the desired types of character to be used in the generated password. Randomize the characters with the Shuffle characters check box.

 

Press the clip10011 button to view the possible character types.

 

Password Generator - Use a pattern

Password Generator - Use a pattern

 

The following character types are supported:

 

Key

Description

Sample

a

Lower-Case Alphanumeric

abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz 0123456789

A

Mixed-Case Alphanumeric

ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz 0123456789

b

Bracket

()[]{}<>

c

Lower-Case Consonant

bcdfghjklmnpqrstvwxyz

C

Mixed-Case Consonant

BCDFGHJKLMNPQRSTVWXYZ bcdfghjklmnpqrstvwxyz

d

Digit

123456789

h

Lower-Case Hex Character

0123456789 abcdef

H

Upper-Case Hex Character

0123456789 ABCDEF

l

Lower-Case Letter

abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz

L

Mixed-Case Letter

ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz

p

Punctuation

,.;:

s

Printable 7-Bit Special Character

!"#$%&'()*+,-./:;<=>?[\]^_{|}~

S

Printable 7-Bit ASCII

A-Z, a-z, 0-9, !"#$%&'()*+,-./:;<=>?[\]^_{|}~

u

Upper-Case Letter

ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ

U

Upper-Case Alphanumeric

ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ 0123456789

v

Lower-Case Vowel

aeiou

V

Mixed-Case Vowel

AEIOU aeiou

x

High ANSI

From '~' to U255 (excluding U255)

z

Upper-Case Consonant

BCDFGHJKLMNPQRSTVWXYZ

Z

Upper-Case Vowel

AEIOU

\

Escape (Fixed Char)

Use following character as is

{n}

Escape (Repeat)

Repeats the previous character n times

[x]

Custom character

Define a custom character sequence

 

Pronounceable password

The generator uses simple strength requirements to generate a more pronounceable password.

 

Password Generator - Pronounceable password

Password Generator - Pronounceable password

 

Strong password

The application will generate an eight characters password with mixed case alphanumeric and special characters.

 

Password Generator - Strong password

Password Generator - Strong password