Passware Kit Basic

Password recovery for essential applications used at home.

Passware Kit Basic

The fastest password recovery for essential home applications

Passware Kit Basic is an easy-to-use tool that recovers passwords for MS Excel and Word documents,Windows accounts, websites, and more.

70+ file types

The software recognizes and recovers passwords for 70+ file types, including MS Word, Excel, and web browsers.


Password recovery is accelerated with NVIDIA and AMD GPUs.

Windows admin
password reset

Instantly resets passwords for local Windows accounts and security settings using a bootable USB drive or CD.


Instantly recovers or resets many types of passwords.


All recovered passwords are saved and ready to be reused on other files.

to use

Easy step-by-step customization of password recovery settings.

Passware Kit Editions

Kit Basic
Kit Standard
Kit Standard Plus
Kit Business
Kit Forensic
Kit Ultimate
File types70+110+190+340+360+360+
MS Office & OpenOffice documentsSupportedSupportedSupportedSupportedSupportedSupported
Other common file typesPartially supportedPartially supportedPartially supportedSupportedSupportedSupported
Windows passwords resetPartially supportedPartially supportedPartially supportedSupportedSupportedSupported
FDE decryptionNot supportedNot supportedNot supportedPartially supportedSupportedSupported
Password managersNot supportedNot supportedPartially supportedSupportedSupportedSupported
Crypto walletsNot supportedNot supportedNot supportedNot supportedSupportedSupported
Mac versionSupportedSupportedSupportedSupportedSupportedSupported
Live memory analysisNot supportedNot supportedNot supportedSupportedSupportedSupported
GPU accelerationSupportedSupportedSupportedSupportedSupportedSupported
Distributed password recoveryNot supportedNot supportedNot supportedPartially supportedSupportedSupported
Mobile device decryption (Passware Kit Mobile)Not supportedNot supportedNot supportedNot supportedfrom $295Supported
Device Decryption: WD, Macs w/T2, EFI (Add-on)Not supportedNot supportedNot supportedNot supported$1,990Supported
Online Certified Examiner TrainingNot supportedNot supportedNot supportedNot supported$395Supported
SMS subscription with automatic updatesSoftware Maintenance and SupportNot supportedNot supportedNot supported1 year included, optional subscription1 year included, optional subscription1-year or 3-year termed license, updates included