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Password-Studio let you easily recover passwords for Word documents, Excel spreadsheets and Access databases.

The  advanced Office password recovery software uses two unique methods of cracking passwords:

  1. using "intelligence" with our built-in password dictionaries to test hundreds of thousands of common passwords;
  2. using brute force, calculating and testing all possible passwords.

Password-Studio can test up to 140,000+ passwords every single second, over quadruple the speed of our more expensive competitors, such as AccentSoft's PasswordRecoveryTools. You can use an intelligent "Dictionary" attack to test over 5.8 million common passwords at around 140,000+ per second, or you can use a "Bruteforce" attack to try every possible password combination at a rate of around 50,000 passwords per second.  Password-Studio is the only advanced Office password recovery tool you'll need to unlock your documents. And it's 100% guaranteed to recover your password.

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- CNet Editor's Choice Award
- Gold Cup Awards

PDF Password Recovery

PDF Password Recovery is an exciting security tool designed exclusively for Windows. Simply select your PDF file and wait for a few minutes while your password is recovered. Using a combination of Dictionary and brute forcing hacking, the PDF Password Recovery tool will uncover your password QUICKLY and EFFICIENTLY.

The average PDF password is cracked by PDF Password Recovery in just FIVE TINY MINUTES. There’s typically NO waiting and NO leaving your computer switched on for days. The Crack & Save feature can also remove the password DIRECTLY from many documents.

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AF DELUXE Password Recovery Suite

This is a most powerful set of utilities used to recover lost or forgotten passwords from many popular password protected applications or files. Suite consist from the modules used to recover lost or forgotten passwords for applications or files such as:

  • ACT!

  • Adobe Acrobat PDF

  • Archive:

    • ZIP (PKZip, WinZip), ARJ/WinARJ, RAR/WinRAR (versions from 2.0 to 2.8) and ACE/WinACE

  • E-mail Clients:

    • Microsoft Internet Mail And News, Eudora, TheBat!, Netscape Navigator/Communicator Mail, Pegasus mail, Calypso mail, FoxMail, Phoenix Mail, IncrediMail, @nyMail, QuickMail Pro

  • Instant Messengers:

    • ICQ, AOL Instant Messenger, Yahoo! Messenger, Excite Messenger, MSN Messenger, Odigo, Trillian, AT&T IM Anywhere, T-Online Messenger, Match Messenger, Praize IM, ScreenFIRE, ACD Express Comunicator, Imici Messenger, Prodigy IM, PowWow Messenger, Jabber IM, Kellster IM, PalTalk, Indiatimes messenger, Miranda, Tiscali, Messenger, Rediff Bol, Sify Buzz, Devil, Tencent QQ

  • Internet Explorer

  • Lotus SmartSuite:

    • Organizer, WordPro, 1-2-3 and Approach

  • Microsoft Office:

    • Word, Excel, Access, Project, PowerPoint, Money, Backup, Schedule+, Mail, Internet Explorer, Visio, Publisher

  • Outlook Express

  • Quicken & QuickBooks

  • WordPerfect Office:

    • WordPerfect, QuattroPro, Paradox

Proactive System Password Recovery

Proactive System Password Recovery is a program to recover all types of Windows passwords: logon password (when user is logged on and has Admin privileges), screensaver password, .NET Passport password, RAS and dial-up passwords, passwords to shared resources, SYSKEY startup password, passwords stored in cached credentials etc. The program also shows all users and groups (with their properties), allows to run any programs in other user's context, show password history hashes, read password hashes from SAM and SYSTEM files, read Protected Storage records, decrypt Windows scripts, reveal passwords hidden under the asterisks, enable disabled controls, and run brute-force and dictionary attacks on PWL files (Windows 9x). Finally, it shows product ID and CD key for Windows and Microsoft Office installations.

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Password Spyer 2k

Password Spyer 2k is a password recovery tool for windows. Password Spyer 2k reveals the password hidden by asterisks (*) in all windows version (including 2000 and XP). You can use it to recover lost or forgotten passwords in most windows applications such as Outlook, Cute FTP, WS_FTP, ICQ and others.

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- Rated 5 Stars by Softforall
- Rated 5 Stars by ShareUp!
- Rated 5 Stars by The File Transit!
- Rated 5 Stars by Popularshareware
- Rated 5 Stars by Sharewareriver

Asterisk Password Recovery XP

Asterisk Password Recovery XP is designed to help you uncover (figure out) the hidden passwords that are covered by the asterisks (*****) by simply moving the mouse cursor over the forgotten password field, such as the password of your dial-in ISP, Internet Explorer, email client and ICQ etc.

- As featured in Microsoft WUGNET
- SoftCities 5 Stars Rating

RAR Password Cracker

This program is intended to recover lost passwords for RAR/WinRAR archives of versions 2.xx and 3.xx. The program finds by the method of exhaustive search all possible combinations of characters ("bruteforce" method), or using passwords from lists ("wordlist" or "dictionary" method). Self-extracting archives and multivolume archives are supported. The program is able to save a current state (you can interrupt the program at any time, and restart from the same state later). Estimated time calculator allows you to configure the program more carefully.

+ Link: RAR Password Cracker Free Download

- CNet Review 5 of 5

Advanced Archive Password Recovery

The ultimate tool to recover lost or forgotten passwords for ZIP (PKZip/WinZip), ARJ, RAR (2.0..2.8) and ACE archives. Supports customizable "brute-force" retrieval, effectively optimized for speed (for ZIP, up to fifteen million passwords per second on Pentium III); Fast dictionary-based retrieval with effective known-plaintext and guaranteed WinZip retrieval (non-English characters are supported).

Advanced RAR Password Recovery

A program for recovering lost or forgotten passwords for RAR/WinRAR archives. Supports the customizable "brute-force" and dictionary-based attacks. Multilanguage interface is provided.

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Advanced ZIP Password Recovery

A program for recovering lost or forgotten passwords for ZIP/PKZip/WinZip archives. Supports the customizable "brute-force" attack, effectively optimized for speed (up to ten million passwords per second on modern CPUs); dictionary-based attack, and very fast and effective known-plaintext attack. All ZIP versions and compression methods are supported. Multilanguage interface is provided.

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Advanced PDF Password Recovery

A program to decrypt protected Adobe Acrobat PDF files, which have "owner" password set, preventing the file from editing (changing), printing, selecting text and graphics (and copying them into the Clipboard), or adding/changing annotations and form fields (in any combination). Decryption is being done instantly. Decrypted file can be opened in any PDF viewer (e.g. Adobe Acrobat Reader) without any restrictions -- i.e. with edit, copy, print, annotate functions enabled. Can operate in a batch mode. All versions of Adobe Acrobat (including Acrobat 5.x) are supported. The program is also able to convert Kinko's Document Format (KDF) files to PDF files.

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Advanced Office XP Password Recovery (Standard)

A program to recover lost or forgotten passwords to files/documents created in Microsoft Office applications (all versions up to 2002/XP): Word, Excel, Access (share-level passwords only), Money. Can also reset MS Internet Explorer Content Advisor password. Most passwords are being recovered instantly: for MS Access; for MS Word/Excel 95 and older; for MS Word/Excel 97/2000/XP: password to save, document protection password, workbook and sheet passwords; for MS Money. The "password to open" in Word/Excel 97/2000/XP and PowerPoint XP can be recovered using "brute-force" and dictionary attacks, highly optimized for speed (the performance is about 5 million passwords per minute on PII).

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Advanced Outlook Password Recovery

A program to recover lost or forgotten passwords to protected Personal Storage Files (*.pst) used by Microsoft Outlook (all versions) to store emails and contacts. The passwords are recovered instantly; multilingual ones are supported.

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Advanced Outlook Express Password Recovery

Recover server name, login and password for all mail and news accounts in Microsoft Outlook Express, as well as passwords to "Identities". Passwords are recovered instantly, multilingual ones are supported. Works with all versions of Outlook Express.

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Anti-Secure Ultimate Password Recovery

Anti-Secure Ultimate Password Recovery is an all-in-one password recovery tool for Windows. Lost or forgotten passwords for E-mail programs, instant messaging software such as AIM and Yahoo Pager, website accounts, MSIE AutoComplete fields, windows screen savers, and many more software programs can be instantly recovered. This program can also unmask or unhide passwords hidden behind asterisk password protected text boxes, find passwords in the Windows registry, scan for hidden URLs of programs installed on your system, recover the AppsProtector XP Password, remove the Internet Explorer content ratings or RSACi password, and reveal the Windows 95/98/ME password of the screen saver. Anti-Secure Ultimate Password Recovery also contains a utility that can decode files encoded by MS Script Encoder. A data file is also included containing over 1800 default passwords various hardware system.

+ Anti-Secure Ultimate Password Recovery Free Download or Lastbit Software was one of the first password recovery tools for Microsoft Office. Guarantee recovery is applied to selective application which it guarantees successful password recovery regardless of password length.

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- SharewareRiver 5of 5 Rating on Outlook, the web source of password recovery software for popular applications: Office, Excel, Word, Windows XP/2000/NT, Access, Outlook, Outlook Express, Exchange, WinZip, PKZip ZIP, WinRAR RAR, VBA Visual Basic modules, Internet Explorer, FileMaker, Acrobat, Quicken, QuickBooks, Lotus 1-2-3, Lotus Notes, Lotus Organizer, Lotus WordPro, Quattro Pro, Backup, Project, MYOB, Peachtree, Paradox, ACT!, Mail, Schedule+, Money, WordPerfect.

Passware Kit

Passware Kit is a package with all Office modules, Windows admin password, 1-2-3 Key, Acrobat Key, ACT Key, Backup Key, FileMaker Key, Internet Explorer Key, Mail Key, Money Key, MYOB Key, Organizer Key, Outlook Express Key, Paradox Key, Peachtree Key, Quattro Pro Key, QuickBooks Key, Quicken Key, RAR Key, Schedule Key, WordPerfect Key, WordPro Key and Zip Key.
Free download available in Asterisk - Password Unmasker, Instant Messengers.

Advanced EFS Data Recovery

Advanced EFS Data Recovery (AEFSDR) recovers (decrypts) files encrypted on NTFS (EFS) partitions created in Windows 2000, Windows XP and Windows Server 2003. Files are decrypted even in  cases where the system is not bootable and you cannot log on, and/or some encryption keys (private or master) have been tampered with. Decryption is possible even when Windows is protected using SYSKEY. AEFSDR effectively (and instantly) decrypts the files protected under Windows Server 2003 (Standard and Enterprise), Windows XP (including Sevrice Pack 1) and all versions of Windows 2000 (including Service Packs 1, 2, 3 and 4).

iOpus Password Recovery XP

This special software allows you to decrypt and display password stored behind the asterisks. It is the first tool of its kind that works automatically on Web pages, Windows 9x/NT and Windows 2000/XP systems. Windows systems allow a convenient storage of frequently used passwords, such as the password inside Outlook Express. However, since you no longer enter the saved passwords manually, you tend to forget them. What are you to do when you need to know one of the saved passwords? The password is staring right at you, but is hiding behind a row of "*****" asterisks. This nifty utility allows you to reclaim your password. Activate the utility, drag the mouse cursor onto the password field and your password is revealed.

+ Link: iOpus Password Recovery XP Demo

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- Best Choice Award form PC News Digest
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Accent Office Password Recovery

If you use programs from the MS Office software package, then an unpleasant situation may occur when you forget or lose passwords to you MS Office documents. In most cases, the quickest way of access to the password-protected data is to recover the password. If you actively use a whole number of programs comprising MS Office rather than only one application, you may need a combined solution. Let us offer you such a solution: Accent Office Password Recovery. By means of this program accumulating in itself the functions of Accent Access Password Recovery, Accent Excel Password Recovery, Accent Word Password Recovery, you will get an access to potentialities of these programs from one application. By means of Accent Office Password Recovery, you will be able to recover passwords to MS Access, MS Word, MS Excel and, in addition, you will be have some saving money at registration of the program. Accent Office Password Recovery use the following attack:

  • Dictionary Attack
  • Brute- Force Attack
  • Brute-Force With Mask Attack

In case of success, Accent Office Password Recovery reports lost password and saves it as a PRR-file (Password Recovery Result). At the same time the program creates a PRS-file (Password Recovery Status) for intermediate results storage. You may use this file if recovery is interrupted; then you won't have to start it all over again. Just open this file in the program.

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Accent Money Password Recovery

If you lose or forget the password for MS Money, don't despair - use Accent Money Password Recovery to recover the password faster than you will remember or find the password otherwise. The Accent Money Password Recovery can recover the passwords in MS Money 99/2000/2001. Simply open your password protected file, and this program will find, show, and save the password. AMPR has a nice GUI.

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ABF Password Recovery

ABF Password Recovery is a program to retrieve lost or forgotten passwords for many popular programs. Passwords can be recovered for current installation of Windows only. All passwords are recovered instantly. There are some useful tools inside the program, such as: Password picker, Hidden passwords browser, Personal folder recovery. Program interface is customized, so the users can change it, according to their preferences. The current version supports following programs:

  • Internet Explorer - passwords HTTP protected items and FTP accounts.

  • Outlook Express - passwords to identities; mail, news, and LDAP accounts.

  • MS Outlook - passwords to mail and LDAP accounts; PST files.

The number of supported programs and features will be increased in future releases.

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- FileTransit 5 of 5 Stars
- FileHungry 5 of 5 Stars

Outlook Password

Thegrideon Outlook Password allows you to recover passwords which MS Outlook Personal Storage (PST) files are protected with. Outlook Password can also recover account information. Your emails addresses, mail server addresses (pop3, imap, http), usernames for email accounts, passwords to email servers. Program works with Microsoft Outlook 97 / 2000 / 2002 / XP / 2003.

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Outlook Express Password

Thegrideon Outlook Express Password allows you to recover passwords which MS Outlook Express identities are protected with. Outlook Express Password can also recover account information. Your emails addresses, mail server addresses (smtp, pop3, imap, nntp), usernames for email accounts, passwords to email servers. Program works with Microsoft Outlook Express 4, 5, 6.

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Access Password

Thegrideon Access Password allows you to recover passwords which MS Access databases are protected with, User passwords from "System" Database and User ID to recover "System" Database as well (including Multilingual and Unicode ones). Another great feature of this program is the ability to recover non-standard users when security database is lost or corrupted.  Program works with Microsoft Access 2.0, 95, 97, 2000, 2002, XP, 2003.

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Project Password

Thegrideon Project Password allows you to recover passwords which MS Project password-protected documents (.mpp) and/or templates (.mpt) are protected with. It will show you a password. Project Password can also recover MS Project files password to write. Program works with Microsoft Project 95 / 98 / 2000 / 2002 / 2003. This is very powerful tool to sysadmins security officers and all who have problems with MS Project passwords.

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Internet Explorer Password

Thegrideon IE Password is intend to recover passwords to websites which MS IE saves in its cache. These passwords are used when Auto filling is on, when you say Yes to save your password for future use. Internet Explorer Password will show you a password, not just remove it. Another great feature of this program is the ability to remove, change, store and recover password to IE Content Advisor. Program works with MS Internet Explorer all versions both with Service Packs or without.

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Internet Explorer RSACi Password Remover

This program removes the RSACi password, also know as the Content Advisor password to Microsoft Internet Explorer. Once this password is removed, you will never be able to see it again.

MS Backup Password Recovery

MS Backup Password Recovery recovers passwords to all versions of MS Backup .qic files.

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Windows 2000/XP Password Recovery

Windows 2000/XP Password Recovery instantly decrypts and recovers the password to the user currently logged into Windows. Works on all versions of Windows 2000, Windows XP Home and Professional editions. We highly recommend that you download and test the demo version before buying this software to be sure that it runs on your computer.

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Thegrideon WordDecryptor is intend to recover information from Microsoft Word 97/2000 documents which are protected with the password if it is lost or unknown. WordDecryptor allows you to recover your document, but doesn't allow to recover password which file is protected with. 'WordDecryptor's algorithms are based on that fact that protected Word document contains 'working encryption key' which is recovered by this program. This key allows to recover all information from the protected file.

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Password-find Recovery Service

Password-find provides affordable and fast password recovery service for Word and Excel files within 3 days guarantee or even under 24 hours for single file.

Cisco Password Recovery Tool

The Cisco Password Recovery Tool can be used to recover the following key types:

  • Router access password;
  • User password;
  • Authorization key for a RADIUS server;
  • Authorization key for a TACACS server;
  • Router access-via-console password.





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Last modified: April 17, 2008

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