• Navigation
  • open search





Password Miner

Download Editors' Rating:
Average User Rating:
out of 2 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
  • Total Downloads:
  • Date Added:
    Jan. 15, 2007
  • Price:
  • File Size:
  • Downloads Last Week:
  • Platform:

Editors' Review


Easily create passwords to your specifications with this freeware password-generation tool. Password Miner's dialog interface is easy to master. The Help file is just a two page read me file (misleading in one case), but the program is dead simple to understand.

Operating Password Miner is as easy as falling down. Enter a master password, a URL or keyword, and a username. Click a few options to set password length and type. Then press the generate button to get a unique password. Where this app misleads is to claim the passwords are random. If so, they couldn't be recreated by entering the same master, user, and URL. What this program does is use an algorithm to make a password based on the seed data. That makes it a program that will help users remember only their Master Password. Enter it, the URL, and username anytime you need to see Password Miner's recommended password for that site and user.

The app takes an extra step by storing URLs when requested. Passwords can include small or capital letters, numbers, and symbols. Password length is limited to a 1000-character maximum. We didn't test anything larger than 20.

It's too bad that Password Miner isn't a portable application. It would be great to carry on a USB toolbox. Home, office, and laptop users who need an easy method to recreate passwords should give this app a thorough test. It's more secure than apps that simply store passwords.

read more +

Publisher's Description

read more +
User Reviews

Results 1–2 of 2

1 stars

"my antivirus killed it!!"

October 22, 2008  |  By manas247

 |  Version: Password Miner 1


i don't know cuz it didn't work


quick heal, marked it as a "trojan"
download.com team, please check


the makers should maybe review it's integration....

Reply to this review

Was this review helpful? (0)   (0)  

5 stars

"Great Idea, yet very easy"

January 22, 2007  |  By CaptainAmerica2007

 |  Version: Password Miner 1


Very easy and simple to use, very secure, no files saved on computer, no need for internet access.


needs form filling features

Reply to this review

Was this review helpful? (1)   (0)  

Results 1–2 of 2

Add Your Review

Login or create an account to post a review.

You are logged in as . Please submit your review for Password Miner
Add Your Review

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our site terms of use.

Update Your Review

Since you've already submitted a review for this product, this submission will be added as an update to your original review.

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our site terms of use.

see all reviews +

Full Specifications

Publisher TamerNet.com
Publisher web site HTTP://www.tamernet.com
Release Date January 15, 2007
Date Added January 15, 2007
Version 1
Category Security Software
Subcategory Encryption Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 2000/XP
Additional Requirements Windows 2000/XP
Download Information
File Size 664.75KB
File Name Password Miner Setup.zip
Total Downloads 2,248
Downloads Last Week 1
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free
Add to my list Report a problem
read more +

More Products to Consider


Submit a problem report for Password Miner

Please describe the problem you have with this software. This information will be sent to our editors for review.


The Download.com Installer isn't working as expected

The download link does not work

The software has a newer version

The product contains malicious software



Please select a feedback type.

Please enter a description.

Submit Problem Report


Problem Report submitted

Thank you for submitting a problem report! The Download team is committed to providing you with accurate software information.