Windows 10 password managers
- Efficient Password Manager Pro
- Password Padlock
It is a well-known fact that our privacy isn’t as safe as we think in Windows 10 but we can at least try to protect our data. The best way for that is with passwords, and all you need to do to set up and manage a perfect password is one of these password managers.
We created a list of 5 best password managers available in the Windows 10 App Store. These tools will help you with anything you need when it comes to managing your passwords, from creating a strong password, to backup and recover them in case of an emergency. So check out our list of best password managers for Windows 10.
We’re sure that many of you already heard of LastPass. But if you haven’t used this password manager again, here’s why you should give it a try.
First of all, LastPass is one of the very first password manager apps released for Windows 10. It is very stable and reliable and it comes with a very easy to use user interface.
The app also supports fingerprint technology allow you to quickly access your information. Additionally, LastPass also features some interesting productivity features.
For example, you can save important details on your account, including bank account information, your driver’s license, passport information, social security number and more.
For more information, you can read our in-depth review of LastPass.
If you haven’t tried it yet, Keeper is a great tool to make your passwords more secure.
You can now generate strong passwords for each of your accounts and quickly login to websites and applications without having to remember or enter passwords.
Here are some features of this awesome free app:
- Store unlimited passwords
- Protect against hackers and data theft
- Generate strong and secure passwords
- Auto-fill passwords in websites with KeeperFill
- Support for Windows Hello
- Save private files, photos and videos in your vault
- Access your vault on all your devices and computers
- Sync instantly between devices, computers, and browsers
- Two-Step verification via SMS, Google Authenticator, Duo Security or RSA SecurID
- Set a logout timer to prevent account theft
Keeper comes up with a free version that you can use but with limited possibilities. If you want to use it in full-throttle, the mode you will have to pay $29.99 per year.
Let’s start with its installation: once installed, Dashlane starts scanning your browsers for any saved passwords and imports them into its database where you can manage them. We have to mention that the free version allows you to store 50 passwords, but the paid version unlocks a plethora of cool features that help you access your accounts.
First of all, it has a simplified VPN that helps you connect faster. Well, it cannot be compared to some of our best VPN choices but it shall do the job of connecting to the fastest server.
You are also protected in case your personal information appears on the Dark Web. Speaking of security, it comes with the 256-bit encryption, backup of all your passwords, sync across multiple devices and a password generator.
Efficient Password Manager Pro
Another great password manager that we want to show you is Efficient Password Manager Pro. Just like other password managers on our list, this one uses a master password to protect all your passwords.
Thanks to the 256-bit encryption, all your passwords will remain protected, and in order to access them, you just need to enter your master password.
This software supports synchronization, so you can access all your passwords across multiple devices. Speaking of multiple devices, it’s worth mentioning that this application is available on PC, Android, and iOS, so you’ll be able to access your passwords at any time.
The application comes with a built-in search option so you can find the desired password in a matter of moments. It’s worth mentioning that the application is quite simple to use, so you can copy your login information simply by right-clicking it. Of course, you can visit any website right from the password manager and quickly enter the required login information.
In order to make sure that you’re using proper security practices, the application also has a built-in password generator, so you can easily generate secure and strong passwords.
- Simple to use interface
- Built-in password generator
- Easy to use
- Quick search
- 256-bit encryption
- Master password
- Ability to sync your passwords
- Available on Windows, iOS, and Android
Overall, Efficient Password Manager Pro might not be as advanced as other entries on our list, but it will help you organize and create secure passwords, so it’s worth checking out.
Password Padlock is probably the most popular password manager on our list, and you’ve probably heard of it before.
This great password managing tool uses very efficient AES-256 encryption to keep your data safe.
You also have an option to backup and restore all your passwords to OneDrive, so you’ll never lose or forget any of them. That means you’re able to backup your password on one computer and restore it on another.
Managing passwords is very easy because they’re organized into categories. We also have to mention that Password Padlock has no annoying ads.
It is worth mentioning that you can upload or download passwords to OneDrive. Also, it gives you the possibility to generate passwords randomly.
Another useful feature is that you can share your data with a Windows phone.
That would be all, now you have everything you need to keep your login info and passwords at the highest level of safety.
If you want to know more about the security of the Windows operating system, you should check our article about top 5 security apps for Windows.
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Editor’s Note: This post was originally published in April 2015 and has been updated for freshness, and accuracy. Some of the apps originally listed in this guide are no longer available for download.