Password recovery tools help you obtain lost and forgotten passwords from various applications, accounts and compressed archives. There is a wide variety of such tools. Some of them specialize exclusively on recovering passwords to ZIP and RAR archives, some break passwords protecting Microsoft Office documents, and some are dedicated to obtaining system login passwords. There are more types of password recovery that can be mentioned in a brief introduction. Just pick a section with reviews of password recovery tools that suit your purpose, and read our first-hand experiences to choose the best tool to fit your bill.
You don't need to be a hacker in order to recover a lost password from an Office document. Accent OFFICE Password Recovery supports a wide range of Office document formats and includes a Wizard that helps you to choose a proper password recovery strategy.
SpotAuditor helps you to recover passwords from your Instant Messenger, FTP client, Dial up account, Mail management software, Internet Explorer, and other software. It can also clean secret data stored in system protected storage, delete Internet Explorer history, cookies and cache. With the help of SpotAuditor you can reveal passwords hidden behind a sequence of asterisk (*****) characters and restore any password, you entered on any web pages in Internet Explorer.
Sometimes, there are situations when you need to recover a password from MD5, MySQL or other hash. You can do this easy with PasswordsPro. It has several password recovery methods: preliminary attack, brute-force attack, mask attack, dictionary attack, pre-calculated Rainbow-tables attack. Brute-force method supports distributed attack (use of several computers to increase brute-force speed). PasswordsPro recovers passwords from 17 types of hashes, supports unlimited number of user dictionaries and has a intuitive and user-friendly interface.
Word Password is a guaranteed password recovery tool ("password cracker") for Word. The Guaranteed Recovery technology decrypts a file within a minute regardless of the password length. All versions of Word and password types are supported.
FTP Commander Password Recovery is a utility that extracts FTP account password information for all versions of FTP Commander FREE, FTP Commander Pro, FTP Commander Deluxe and the good old FTP Navigator (old name for FTP Commander).
FTP Password is an universal password recovery tool for FTP accounts. It recovers all FTP logins and passwords stored in your computer by your FTP software.
FTP Password Recovery Wizard allows you to recover your lost or forgotten passwords from any FTP client software. Use it if you forget your passwords to your FTP servers.
GotItBack! is the new Multifunction Password Recovery Tool for Windows from Whirlwind Software!
GotItBack! can recover Web Site passwords, dialup account passwords, EMail and Usenet News Passwords, and can reset the Content Manager Password
FTP Password Recovery Master is an universal password recovery tool for FTP accounts. This FTP password finder is very easy to use and can recover passwords from all FTP clients including CuteFTP, WS_FTP, FileZilla, SmartFTP and FlashFXP.
FAR Manager Password Recovery is a program that instantly recovers and decrypts account information including passwords for all FTP sites that have been added in FAR Manager.