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  •  Thanks for the 1Password props! (1+ / 0-)
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    Ginny in CO

    I'm a website developer myself; with over 90 clients, that means I'm responsible for several thousand passwords--databases, control panel logins, FTP access, email accounts, etc etc.

    1Password is awesome.

    However, for actually generating the passwords, I prefer the free utility called, simply, RPG, since it gives you more control over the password specifications:


    •  That RPG link eventually goes to a site (1+ / 0-)
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      in German.  Any comparable program for PC since mac died and I had to go to the dark side?  

      It makes a lot of sense to have the generator that can be adapted for what the password requirements and restrictions are.  

      I just love when those are not spelled out until I enter a password and have to redo it because non alphanumeric characters are not allowed. This of course is after I've filled the whole thing, including the confirmation pw, and some actually wipe all the fields. :(

      "People, even more than things, have to be restored, renewed, revived, reclaimed and redeemed; never throw out anyone. " Audrey Hepburn "A Beautiful Woman"

      by Ginny in CO on Fri Jul 13, 2012 at 11:29:57 AM PDT

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