LastPass Password Manager

LastPass Password Manager

Download Editors' Rating:
4
Excellent
Average User Rating:
3.8
out of 308 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    3.1.50
  • Total Downloads:
    152,457
  • Date Added:
    Nov. 06, 2014
  • Price:
    Free
  • File Size:
    9.91MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    283
  • Platform:
    Windows
  • Product ranking:

Editors' Review

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LastPass Password Manager is a convenient program to help you keep all of your log-in information secure without having to memorize all of it. You can use LastPass to automatically log in to any site once you've entered the information once, so you'll never have to worry about forgetting your password again.

Pros

Browser integration: LastPass integrates with Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari, and more, so you can continue to use your favorite browser and still get all of the benefits from this app. You can choose to install only plug-ins for specific browsers, or you can use the universal installer, which will work on most major browsers and is the easiest option for novice users.

Nice interface: This app has a streamlined interface that makes the process of storing, accessing, and managing your log-ins a snap. Once you're logged in to the app, a button will pop up each time you enter log-in information for another site. Just click this button to add that log-in to the Vault, and you'll be able to manage it from there going forward.

Cons

Complicated installation: The installation process was a little convoluted, but instructions were clear enough. If you need help using the program, there are video tutorials, but that's the only option. So if you prefer reading instructions and not sitting through videos, you're out of luck.

Bottom Line

This is an excellent password manager with a host of great features including browser integration and a random password generator. Once you get past the installation, using this app is straightforward, and the inclusion of the master password feature ensures that your data will be safe, even if other people use your computer. For mobile access to this app, you can upgrade to the Premium version for $12.

 
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User Reviews
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  • Current Version

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    out of 308 votes

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3 stars

"It's ok but it has a few flaws"

December 21, 2014  |  By whitsey

 |  Version: LastPass Password Manager 3.1.50

Pros

great integration with browser
easy to use
apps for iphone and android

Cons

autofill only works sometimes
cross domain autofill works sometimes and not others
the browser extension is too small making it difficult to know which entry is the correct one
it

Summary

I don't mind it and will keep using it but their support isn't interested in hearing from customers with suggested improvements to make it better.

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1 stars

"Worst user experience with a piece of software?EVER!"

December 15, 2014  |  By MichaelGrossman

 |  Version: LastPass Password Manager 3.1.50

Pros

It would serve an important purpose--if it worked--but it doesn't.

Cons

Where do I begin? Frustrating to download, requires more extensions to function, requires resetting privacy and cookies settings, still doesn't function. It must have been created by a PC coder because as a Mac user, I expect my software to mix seamlessly with the OS and be inviting and intuitive to use. LastPass is none of these. These problems aren't browser specific either. If you use Safari or Firefox, you'll likely encounter the same frustrations.

Summary

Save yourself the trouble. If you need a stronger security system to prevent breeches of confidential data, look at other products on the market unless you enjoy the experience of pulling out your own hair.

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4 stars

"Great when it works (but site auto-save needs fixing)"

October 19, 2014  |  By d_j_stormer

 |  Version: LastPass Password Manager 3.1.0

Pros

Incredibly convenient. I always kept different, complex passwords for different sites, and managing them was a nightmare. LastPass has made browsing life a breeze in that regard. It's especially good, too, for sites where I have multiple accounts.
Secure. I read up a lot about LastPass's security before using it, and am convinced that it is secure. I have never had any security-related issues in the year or so I've been using it.

Cons

LastPass's automatic save function sucks. When first registering with a site, I always get LastPass to automatically generate a random password for me. It will do this and I will register/log in, only to then find that LastPass, for some unknown reason, didn't save the site login info. I then have to go through the "Forgot my password" procedure with a site I've only ever logged into once. So I've learned to save the generated password to a note, log in, and then go back and create the site entry manually in LastPass.

Summary

In spite of the Con I just mentioned, I would never consider quitting LastPass unless its security got to be compromised. It generally works well, and has made site log-in using super-secure passwords a breeze. Recommended.

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5 stars

"LastPass is amazing."

September 24, 2014  |  By HomeUser

 |  Version: LastPass Password Manager 3.1.0

Pros

Every issue I was worried about is covered with the application--can I copy the password from LP to my Quicken Vault (YES), will it work on different browsers and phones (YES), can I share with my spouse so that if she changes something I am not screwed (YES-can limit change authority or not since the application will keep shared passwords in sync), I don't want any of my readable information stored on my computer or in the "cloud" (it's not),, can I set app to to close after idle use or browser close (YES), can I print a text version of my info just in case (YES). In addition to security of my passwords it is now easy to access web sites (Just click on the site from LP. Folders help to make my crazy long list of passwords easy to find and use now (e.g. finance, social, taxes, shopping....).

Cons

The installation does require patience. Took me a while to realize that I had to go to my browsers' "managing add-on" or extensions to enable LP and, in one case, to set options within the extension. Some sites, like Verizon, are difficult to set up but most are a snap.

Summary

I can't believe it's free. I bought the "premium" version to access my LP from my phone and it made me feel better giving the creators of this product some funding!

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5 stars

"I like it a lot"

August 28, 2014  |  By ageary79

 |  Version: LastPass Password Manager 3.1.0

Pros

Works great, my passwords are available from anywhere.

Cons

It was a little tricky for me to set up subdomain passwords but once I learned it wasn't an issue.

Summary

One of the best password managers out there.

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4 stars

"Works pretty well."

July 12, 2014  |  By mikoyangurevich15

 |  Version: LastPass Password Manager 3.1.0

Pros

No problems with log ins.

Cons

Does not always save passwords correctly.

Summary

Needs the option for stand alone internet only use!

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4 stars

"Works well...when it works"

July 07, 2014  |  By wkb4447

 |  Version: LastPass Password Manager 3.1.0

Pros

Lightening fast log ins; navigation and set up are highly intuitive; had no problem getting up and running quickly.

Cons

Doesn't always input correct information; sometime won't load information. One has to make sure that the app is actually working, even if asterisk icon is showing on the screen (which should indicate that it is up and running)

Summary

Toss up. I've spent as much time correcting the settings for individual websites as I have saved time using the app. When it works, it's great. When it doesn't, it's a pain having to reset the password when the app forgets or gets it wrong.

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4 stars

"works well"

June 12, 2014  |  By nmharleyrider

 |  Version: LastPass Password Manager 3.1.0

Pros

saves lots of time looking up and keying in passwords

Cons

doesn't always work

Summary

I'm going to keep on using it

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2 stars

"Pretty sorry."

June 03, 2014  |  By slimm29

 |  Version: LastPass Password Manager 3.1.0

Pros

It will occasionally remember passwords and occasionally fill in the user name & password blanks.

Cons

Totally unreliable. The "save password" doesn't always appear. It won't track password changes. You cannot -- or I haven't found out how to -- open the vault, and get your password when Lastpass goes down the tube.

Summary

Piece of dung.

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5 stars

"Best there is"

June 02, 2014  |  By you dont say

 |  Version: LastPass Password Manager 3.1.0

Pros

I've tried them all but Last Pass is the best in my opinion. It does everything it says it will do and does it well

Cons

Sometimes it asks to save sites that are already saved which creates duplicates. A minor issue.

Summary

Easy to use and integrates into your browser -

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 3.1.50
Version 3.1.50 auto-suggests folder name for newly saved popular sites.
General
Publisher LastPass
Publisher web site http://lastpass.com
Release Date November 06, 2014
Date Added November 06, 2014
Version 3.1.50
Category
Category Security Software
Subcategory Password Managers
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 8, Windows 2000, Windows, Windows 7
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 9.91MB
File Name lastpass.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 152,457
Downloads Last Week 283
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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