Features Walkthrough

Simple, casual use

The very first version of RanPassUI was a simple one-time password generator, and this functionality remains.

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Start it up, click Generate, and RanPassUI will happily generate a new password. Easy!

Adding users

However, where RanPassUI now really shines is when you need to create new passwords for lots and lots of users.

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Simply add users in colon-separated "Username:User's name" format using the Edit Users dialog. The dialog will also let you import pre-existing text files and append them.

RanPassUI will then use these records to fill in template variables in your Prefix/Substitution Text.

Useradd scripts for Windows and Unix using RanPassUI

While RanPassUI will certainly append a new password to your Substitution Text...

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Why not automate a useradd script which also populates a data file you can use later to notify them.

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There are all sorts of possibilities. Examples (including useradd for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux/Unix) are available in the main menu under 'Edit → Substitution Text examples...' for your convenience.

RanPassUI is strong, powerful, yet provided at no charge. Hope you find it a useful addition to add to your toolkit :-).

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