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What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #3,578
United States Rank #3,418
Reach 0.1544%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 12.99 days
383.08 days >
Average installed length: 201.28 days

Password Safe

What is Password Safe?  (from Karel Van der Gucht)

Whether the answer is one or hundreds, Password Safe allows you to safely and easily create a secured and encrypted user name/password list. With Password Safe all you have to do is create and remember a single "Master Password" of your choice in order to unlock and access your entire user name/password list.
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Password Safe is a software program developed by Karel Van der Gucht. The programs's main executable is pwsafe.exe and has been seen to consume an average CPU of less than one percent, and utilizes about 2.52 MB of memory. The setup package generally installs about 30 files and is usually about 6.17 MB (6,467,356 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 50% of users of Password Safe come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: passwordsafe.sourceforge.net
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\password safe
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Password Safe\Uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 6.17 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Password Safe

Program executable:pwsafe.exe
Name:Password Safe
Password Safe Application
Path:C:\Program Files\password safe\pwsafe.exe
Additional files:
  • pwsafeES.dll (by SourceForge.net) - Password Safe Language DLL for Spanish (Spain, International Sort) (Password Safe Language DLL)
  • pwsafeZH.dll (by SourceForge.net) - Password Safe Language DLL for Chinese (Simplified, PRC)
  • pwsafeNL.dll - Password Safe Language DLL for Dutch (Netherlands)
  • pwsafeDA.dll - Password Safe Language DLL for Danish (Denmark)
  • pwsafeDE.dll - Password Safe Language DLL for German (Germany)
  • pwsafeRU.dll - Password Safe Language DLL for Russian (Russia)
  • pwsafeSV.dll - Password Safe Language DLL for Swedish (Sweden)
  • pwsafeFR.dll - Password Safe Language DLL for French (France)
  • pwsafeIT.dll - Password Safe Language DLL for Italian (Italy)
  • pwsafePL.dll - Password Safe Language DLL for Polish (Poland)
  • pws_osk.dll - Password Safe OnScreen Keyboard DLL
  • pws_at.dll - Password Safe Autotype DLL
  • Uninstall.exe

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:2.52 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0007956341%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00069971%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00009593%
0.015104% average

How do I remove Password Safe?

You can uninstall Password Safe from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Password Safe, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Password Safe.

Win 7 (SP1) 56%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 57.08%
Windows 10 35.63%
Windows Vista 4.07%
Windows XP 3.19%
Windows Server 2003 0.03%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 32.32%
Windows 7 Professional 14.94%
Windows 8.1 11.67%
Windows 10 Home 8.26%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.47%
Windows 10 Pro 4.92%

Distribution by countryGeography

50.09% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 50.09%
  Germany 24.11%
  United Kingdom 5.06%
  Canada 3.43%
  Netherlands 1.79%
  Australia 1.61%
  France 1.50%
  Italy 1.37%
  Sweden 1.04%
  Austria 0.83%
  Finland 0.78%
  Spain 0.70%
  Israel 0.56%
  India 0.56%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 25.36%
Hewlett-Packard 21.26%
Acer 15.97%
Medion 9.56%
ASUS 7.36%
Toshiba 4.87%
Lenovo 4.10%
Samsung 2.85%
Intel 2.02%
Common models
ASUS All Series 4.40%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.40%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.49%
Dell XPS 8300 3.19%
MEDIONPC MS-7728 2.88%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.73%


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