|1||What can Office Password Geeker do for me?|
|2||System Requirements for Office Password Geeker?|
|3||What is brute-force attack?|
|4||What is brute-force with mask attack?|
|5||What’s "Character Set"?|
|6||What is "Dictionary Attack"?|
|7||What is "Smart Mutations"?|
|8||What is the "Program Priority"?|
|9||What if I stop recovering the password?|
|10||What's the difference between trial version and full version?|
A: Office Password Geeker is one of the most popular password recovery tool to recover lost passwords for Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, and Microsoft Outlook, nomater which version of your Office software is and document size.
A: Office Password Geeker is appropriate with Windows 8/7/Vista/XP/2012/2008/2003/2000(32-bit or 64-bit). Main requirements: 1 GHz processor (2.4 GHz is recommended); 128 MB of RAM (1 GB is recommended); 4 MB of free hard disk space.
A: This is said that it will try all possible character combinations to find out the matched password. So it has a 100% recovery rate.
A: If you remember the kind of character or symbol of your password, you can specify the types of character combinations and the length range of the password. This will also 100% recover you password and shortten lots of the time.
A: It is only available to "Brute-force with Mask Attack" which instructs the program which characters combination will be tried, it also means restricting the search area so that can shortten the recovery time.
a-z, 0-9,A-Z, -_?!@#$... : Predefined Passwords Ranges. If you cannot remember character kind of your password, Select this and it will try all character combinations for you.
Custom Character Set : You can define your own Character Set for the Brute-Force Attack. Check "Custom Character Set". Select the Characters kind by yourself.
Prefix : If you remember the beginning characters of the password, select it and type in the Character.
Suffix : If you remember the end characters of the password, select it and type in the Character.
A: This is an efficient attack method for recoverring a lost password which is a name or a keyword. The program will try every word in the dictionary. Besides, you can add your own dictionary to the program for saving the recovery time. The dictionary is just a text file containing many keywords which are separated with line breaks.
A: Smart Mutations allows you to try combinations among passwords in the dictionary. If you want more character combinations, check "Smart Mutations" and choose a number for "Mutation Count". For example, if you select the dictionary file contains three words(ab,cd,12), then you choose 2 for "Mutation Count" in order to let the program mutate with these three sets, like ab,cd,12,abab,abcd,ab12,cdab,cdcd,cd12,12ab,12cd,1212 ,etc. Select a number in the "Max Password Length" for the possible maximum length of your password.
A:Changing Program Priority allows you to control the allocation of processing resources on your computer. By default, all processes are at normal priority.
Idle priority means that this software will not interrupt other programs, so attacks will not decrease the performance of other running applications.
High priority means that this software will use all available system resources. The performance of other applications will degrade but it will work as fast as possible.
A: Office Password Geeker will save the recovery process automatically when you stop it. And it will proceed the process even if it suddenly suspended.
A: Free trial version allows you to recover a password which cantains less than 3 characters. If you want to 100% recover your password, please purchase the full version.