RoboForm

Download Editors' Rating:
4
Excellent
Average User Rating:
4.5
out of 4069 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    7.1.9
  • Total Downloads:
    24,662,095
  • Date Added:
    Oct. 08, 2009
  • Price:
    Free to try (Some features disabled after 30 days); $29.95 to buy (Buy it now)
  • File Size:
    15.64MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    28,395
  • Platform:
    Windows
  • Product ranking:

Editors' Review

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RoboForm is an application that can assist you in speeding up your Internet experience by bookmarking sites and entering previously saved passwords.

As soon as you install RoboForm a toolbar will be added to your Web browser. The design is very sleek and it blends very well so that you hardly notice the addition. If you're always worried about forgetting the passwords for your favorite Web sites, this can be very helpful. It's relatively easy to figure out how to use most of the features, but there are also tutorial videos on the publisher's site (which will pop up after you install RoboForm). These are very helpful and show the steps clearly.

You will be able to save passwords, bookmark Web site addresses, and generate new passwords. RoboForm even does the job of logging in for you once you've set up all of the information needed. Our favorite feature is the Password Generator, since it makes it easier to regularly change passwords to keep your accounts safe. All of this data can either be saved on just your computer or both on your computer and online through syncing. You can set this up in the beginning or change it later.

You shouldn't encounter any problems during the download and installation process. You are required to close certain programs in order for it to continue installing correctly, so make sure you save any work before installing. We recommend this handy browser add-on for any user who spends a lot of time surfing the Web.

Editors' note: This is a review of the full version of RoboForm 7.8. The trial version is limited to 30 days.

 
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  • Current Version

    4.5

    out of 912 votes

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5 stars

"Best thing since sliced bread!"

August 10, 2014  |  By jthoele1

 |  Version: RoboForm 7.1.9

Pros

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Cons

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1 stars

"RoboForm is unethical and arrogant"

February 23, 2014  |  By kknobblykknees

 |  Version: RoboForm 7.1.9

Pros

Was my favourite password manager for many years

Cons

From v7 RoboForm deliberately make your own data unusable to prevent you from moving to another password manager. Cyber vandalism is so pathetic.

The Android implementation of RoboForm really doesn't do the job at all, when prompted for a login by any website, there is just no way to auto-fill from RoboForm.

Finally support is arrogant and unhelpful - on all other issues I have tried to het help with, or made a suggestion for improvement.

Summary

Fallen from grace in the biggest possible way - avoid at all costs.

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5 stars

"BEST APPLICATION EVER!"

June 06, 2013  |  By jeremykgriffith

 |  Version: RoboForm 7.1.9

Pros

THIS HAS BECOME MY FAVORITE APPLICATION EVER AS IT DOES SOOOOO MUCH! BOOKMARKS, PASSWORDS, FORM FILLING. SO AWESOME

Cons

NONE AT ALL.

Summary

YOUR LIFE IS INCOMPLETE WITHOUT THIS APPLICATION. FULFILL YOUR DREAMS WITH THIS AMAZING APPLICATION. I KNOW I DID! BUT SERIOUSLY THIS IS THE BEST. WAY BETTER THAN LASTPASS OR KEEPASS OR ANY OTHERS OUT THERE. I KNOW I HAVE TRIED THEM ALL.

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1 stars

"Crooked Company do not trust them"

May 19, 2012

 |  Version: RoboForm 7.1.9

Pros

None any longer
Used to be my password manager

Cons

They lie. I bought multiple copies over years with the promise of FREE upgrades. Now they have changed their policy and will not provide free upgrades.

Summary

They are crooks, plane and simple. They they are within their right to offer new terms to new users but they can not change a contract on existing users. They have broken their contract with users DO NOT BUY FROM THEM. USE LASTPASS or KeePass

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1 stars

"Horrible to customers"

April 26, 2012  |  By skullaria-2009

 |  Version: RoboForm 7.1.9

Pros

Used to work good.
Can save forms with custom fields.

Cons

License contract breach
NO respect for customers
Confusing license scheme
if computer goes to sleep, has to be restarted to work

Summary

I used to like roboform because it worked like a dream. Then they upgraded it and the auto update came up, and I wase, supposed to have free updates, so I did it, and then I was screwed and I've been screwed since, even though I DID buy the new version. It doesn't work right and still tells me to upgrade all the time. :(

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1 stars

"IT STINKS,BAD MEDICINE, ALLFUL, IT SUCKS, A BIG RIPOFF,"

April 02, 2012  |  By hhfsron1

 |  Version: RoboForm 7.1.9

Pros

There are no pros

Cons

It doesn't work with a FLIP on windows 7. AND YOU DON'T get your money back.

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1 stars

"CNET stinks absolutely!"

November 05, 2011  |  By ArthurClarke

 |  Version: RoboForm 7.1.9

Pros

CNET has NO redeeming value.

Cons

Internet sleeze aimed at suckering the innocent into buying and downloading programs they don't need or want.

Summary

This is NOT a review about RoboForm, except that they use CNET to distribute their program. I have learned painfully to be very careful in navigating CNET's Web page. It is designed to distract and confuse. I gave it one star only because I was unable to give it NO (ZERO) star, which it deserves.

The faster RoboForm can replace CNET the better.

The one RoboForm irritation is that it has an unwelcome habit of alerting a user to an upgrade in the middle of things. More useful would be to give the option of upgrading after one has closed out of work.

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1 stars

"Roboform-Siber Systems Dishonest!"

October 01, 2011  |  By mark_sj_ca2

 |  Version: RoboForm 7.1.9

Pros

Product works as advertised

Cons

Roboform is dishonest. After advertising free upgrades they reneged on their word and have said to their users that they must PAY. Since Roboform version 7 is REQUIRED for Firefox 6 (or 5, or 4!) all must succumb to their piracy.

Summary

Roboform Better Business Bureau page now has a big REVOKED on it because of so many complaints. Here's the link to the BBB page: http://www.bbb.org/washington-dc-eastern-pa/business-reviews/computers-software-and-services/siber-systems-in-fairfax-va-7004423/

Here's the link that PROVES free upgrades where offered when I purchased: http://web.archive.org/web/20080822215550/www.roboform.com/why-pro.html

If this Russian based company is unethical enough to break their word regarding upgrades, are they unethical enough to sell my passwords to the Russian mob? *gulp*

Updated on Oct 2, 2011

I'm happy to report that within 48 hours of filing a report here, that Roboform/Siber systems upgraded my license.

If anybody from Roboform/Siber systems reads this... you shouldn't just be doing this for your customers that complain in public venues. You should proactively be doing this for all customers that you sold under the "free upgrades" offer. That's the RIGHT thing to do!

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1 stars

"Dont trust them."

August 03, 2011  |  By gibletz

 |  Version: RoboForm 7.1.9

Pros

Good product. Used it for years and was overall pretty happy with it.

Cons

Don't honour the terms of their upgrade agreement so I won't trust them with my card details. Unfortunately they (Siber systems) committed the cardinal sin of reneging on the original purchase terms and so they will never see any of my money again.

Summary

I now use LastPass.

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1 stars

"Bait And Switch"

May 17, 2011  |  By rjriley5000

 |  Version: RoboForm 7.1.9

Pros

None, use LastPass.

Cons

Attempt to blackmail customers into paying again.

Summary

Migrate to LastPass.

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 7.1.9
Version 6.10.1works with Google Chrome / Chromium browser using Adapter and fixes Firefox Adapter issues.
General
Publisher Siber Systems
Publisher web site http://www.siber.com/
Release Date October 08, 2009
Date Added October 08, 2009
Version 7.1.9
Category
Category Security Software
Subcategory Password Managers
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 95, Windows NT, Windows 98, Windows XP, Windows, Windows Vista, Windows Me, Windows 2000
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 15.64MB
File Name RoboForm-Setup-cnetc.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 24,662,095
Downloads Last Week 28,395
Pricing
License Model Free to try
Limitations Some features disabled after 30 days
Price $29.95

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