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PWGen - Advanced Password Generator

Created: 29 Mar 2013
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PWGen is a password generator capable of creating large amounts of cryptographically-secure passwords or pass phrases consisting of words from a word list.  It uses a “random pool” technique to generate random data based on user inputs (keystrokes, mouse handling) and volatile system parameters. PWGen provides lots of options to customize passwords to the users’ various needs. Additionally, it offers strong text encryption and the creation of random data files (e.g., key files).


  • Free and open-source software
  • Unobtrusive, fully portable, runs on all 32-bit and 64-bit Windows versions
  • Uses up-to-date cryptography
  • Numerous password options for various purposes
  • Generation of large amounts of passwords at once
  • Generation of pass phrases composed of words from word lists
  • Pattern-based password generation
  • Secure text encryption
  • Multilingual support

Link : PWGen