|1||What is Password Geeker?|
|2||How many types of password does it support?|
|3||Which Windows system does Password Geeker support?|
|4||Which edition should I choose when I want to use it to reset Windows password?|
|5||What is the system Requirements of Password Geeker?|
|6||What is brute-force attack?|
|7||What is brute-force with mask attack?|
|8||What’s "Character Set"?|
|9||What is "Dictionary Attack"?|
|10||What is "Smart Mutations"?|
|11||What is the "Program Priority"?|
|12||What if I stop recovering the password?|
|13||What's the difference between the trial version and full version?|
A: Password Geeker is an all-in-one password recovery software, which recover password for Windows, Excel, Word, Access, PowerPoint, Outlook, RAR/WinRAR, ZIP/WinZIP, PDF etc. Over 70+ types of passwords can be recovered instantly. A useful password recovery software for both newbie and expert with no technical skills required. No need to call in an expensive PC technician.
A: It supports all popular versions of files, database Such as Windows 8, 7, Vista, XP, server 2012, 2008, 2003, 2000 domain and local accounts' login password, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Outlook password, RAR, ZIP, PDF password etc. Up to 70 types of password can be recovered by Password Geeker.
A: Password Geeker support all versions of Windows: Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows NT, Windows Server 2000, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2012.
A: It depends on your computer system. If your computer system is Windows 8/7/Vista/XP, you can choose the Personal version. If you're your System is Windows server 2012/2008(R2)/2003(R2)/2000 and your computer is a domain controller, you can turn to the Professional or Advanced version. If you want to reset local password for Windows Server 2012/2008(R2)/2003(R2)/2000, the Professional version will be your best choice. If you want to reset domain(Active Directory) account passwords for Windows Server 2012/2008(R2)/2003(R2)/2000, the Advanced version will be your best choice. You also can find the answer in the Comparison Table on Password Geeker Comparison.
A: Support Windows 8/7/Vista/XP/NT/2012/2008/2003/2000(32-bit or 64-bit); 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 Attack will try all possible character combinations.
A: It is only available to "Brute-force with Mask Attack" which instructs the program what characters have been used in the password and restrict the search area.
a-z, 0-9,A-Z, -_?!@#$... : Defined by the Predefined Passwords Ranges. If the password contains these, check it.
Custom Character Set : You can define your own Character Set for the Brute-Force Attack. Check "Custom Character Set" and enter the Character with your own.
Prefix : If you remember the beginning of the password characters check it and enter the Character.
Suffix : If you remember the end of the password characters check it and enter the Character.
A: It is an effective attack for you to recover lost password with a default dictionary in the program. The program will try every password 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 with one word at a line; lines 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: The program will save the recovery process automatically. And it will run again following last time process even if it suddenly suspended.
A: For Windows Password, the trial version can only list all the user names of Windows, but cannot remove their passwords. The full version lists all user names and removes any password you would like to reset. For other software, the trial version can only view 3 or less characters of password.