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KeePass Cross-Platform Community Edition - A community maintained fork of the popular KeePassX...

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We have tracked the following product recommendations or mentions on Reddit and HackerNews. They can help you see what people think about KeePassXC and what they use it for.
  • rule
    If you want to switch away, you should likely migrate to an external password manager. I recommend KeepassXC, Android App also available. - Source: Reddit / 12 days ago
  • Help guys, my discord app wont let me sign back in.
    I suggest using a password manager, so that struggling to remember your password doesn't happen. Personally I use KeePassXC, and KeePassDX on mobile. - Source: Reddit / 13 days ago
  • Recommendation of Windows software [A long read]
    KeePassXC - a password manager, that works completely offline: stores data in an encrypted file. But has an optional browser integration. Please note the name: there are older versions as well as impostors. Which is why I post the link. - Source: Reddit / 18 days ago
  • Recommendation of Windows software [A long read]
    KeePass and KeePass XC, another password manager, but it works fully offline. Con is that you need to handle syncing across devices yourself. [FOSS]. - Source: Reddit / 18 days ago
  • Ask HN: How do you start over with 2FA and losing your phone?
    I use KeepassXC password manager[1], it keeps my TOTP information and makes it available to use on all my devices. It syncs between my devices using Dropbox. Kepassium[2] makes it available on iOS, and Keepass2Android[3] makes it available on Android. It also manages my SSH keys and adds them to the ssh-agent, even on Windows. and houses a backup of my GPG keys. I even found that it can manage my credentials for... - Source: Hacker News / 20 days ago
  • And then you go back to try again instead of changing it and it’s still incorrect
    Https:// - You'll have to manage the storage location of your database and make sure you have some kind of redundancy in place for it. - Source: Reddit / 25 days ago
  • Alternatives for LastPass
    I'm using KeePassXC (Windows / Linux) and KeePassDX Pro (Android) as main (cloudless synced wuth Syncthing) and Bitwarden as secondary. - Source: Reddit / 28 days ago
  • U.S. Supreme Court Declines to Hear Wikimedia Foundation’s Challenge to NSA Mass Surveillance
    SSE seems to stand for Secret Space Encryptor, an app that seems to include a password manager. I have no idea about its reputability. One of the more established choices in the area of offline password managers would be KeepassXC, which is also recommended by - Source: Reddit / about 1 month ago
  • The Age of Advertising Must Come to an End - Advertisements are a scourge upon society, the environment, and ultimately ourselves. They are among the worst that capitalism has to offer. Why not get rid of them?
    Combine that with a solid password manager (like KeePassXC for example) to keep all of your accounts separate. Never, ever use the same email/password for all of your accounts. - Source: Reddit / about 1 month ago
  • How do you organize so many online accounts, pictures and files?
    All online accounts (including email addresses) should be in a password manager with a secure password. Bitwarden is excellent, the free tier is enough for most people and the paid tiers tend to work out cheaper than alternatives like 1Password. If you don't want all your passwords stored online, KeePassXC has most of the same features and saves to a local database only. - Source: Reddit / about 1 month ago
  • Open source StreamDeck alternative
    KeePasXC: Get write the username and password from KeePassXC. This action uses Log-in, it is mandatory. - Source: / about 2 months ago
  • Weird behavior with Firefox & Google Sheets -
    LastPass - read the news; replace it with Bitwarden or KeepPassXC. - Source: Reddit / about 1 month ago
  • Password Managers
    I'm using this one: on my Ubuntu desktop. - Source: Reddit / about 2 months ago
  • Password-stealing “vulnerability” reported in KeePass – bug or feature?
    KeePassXC does not seem to have this feature or bug. - Source: Hacker News / about 2 months ago
  • Attacker with access to XML config can trigger keepass.exe to obtain passwords
    Does it affect KeepPassXC[1] in any way? It's not the same program but they both use the same KDBX format. [1] - Source: Hacker News / about 2 months ago
  • LastPass breach gets worse –
    Maybe an overkill, but I use cryptomator, which encrypts the files, the files are synchronized with nextcloud of remote location, but I suppose you can use whatever software you want. Inside that there is a - Source: Hacker News / 2 months ago
  • I want to secure my btc for a long term hold, but I don't know if I feel comfortable with cold storage.
    Make a hidden Veracrypt vault on cold computer. Inside the Veracrypt vault save Keepassxc vaults. Store your seeds inside the Keepassxc vaults. For a paper backup, encrypt your seeds using an offline AES256/512 text encryptor/decryptor. Encode the encrypted text using an offline qrcode generator. Print out the qrcode. Test recovery using a dummy wallet. Be sure you can scan and decrypt. Bonus: Laser etch... - Source: Reddit / 2 months ago
  • Bitwarden Acquires
    Same here. KeepassXC to be specific: - Source: Hacker News / 2 months ago
  • My new ventures on eInk devices
    I have been using a google-free LineageOS phone for the past 10 years and if you do not already know it, I would suggest you take a look at the fdroid-store to find google free software more easily, the microg project in case you still require some google functionality, but do not want to trust in gapps and organicmaps as an alternative to google maps and maybe syncthing in combination with keepassxc to have... - Source: Reddit / 2 months ago
  • password manager that can accept fingerprint scans as a key
    KeePassXC can do that (on Windows it's "Windows Hello" should check in options > security menu), but indeed add an extra pin password to your fingerprint too. - Source: Reddit / 2 months ago
  • Keeper Password Manager
    Bitwarden, KeePass and KeePassXC are all free and open source software. - Source: Reddit / 3 months ago

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KeePassXC is the community fork of KeePassX and every feature provided by it supports cross-platform. KeePassX was previously called as KeePass/L for Linux. It was named so as it was a port of Windows Password Manager KeePass Password Safe.

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