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WebBrowserPassView (Portable)

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This package was approved as a trusted package on 5/28/2017.

WebBrowserPassView is a password recovery tool that reveals the passwords stored by the following Web browsers:

Internet Explorer (Version 4.0 - 11.0), Mozilla Firefox (All Versions), Google Chrome, Safari, and Opera.

This tool can be used to recover your lost/forgotten password of any Website, including popular Web sites, like Facebook, Yahoo, Google, and GMail, as long as the password is stored by your Web Browser.

To install WebBrowserPassView (Portable), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install webbrowserpassview.portable

To upgrade WebBrowserPassView (Portable), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade webbrowserpassview.portable

Files

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  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $packageName = 'webbrowserpassview.portable'
    $url = 'http://www.nirsoft.net/toolsdownload/webbrowserpassview.zip'
    $checksum = '1f61f7b7927657e6930a2ee82c2ca4b37db88ac51d2befaf6fad12d3fc9513ec'
    $checksumType = 'sha256'
    $toolsDir = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
    $installFile = Join-Path $toolsDir "webbrowserpassview.exe"
    
    $chocTempDir = Join-Path $Env:Temp "chocolatey"
    $tempDir = Join-Path $chocTempDir "$packageName"
    if (![System.IO.Directory]::Exists($tempDir)) {[System.IO.Directory]::CreateDirectory($tempDir)}
    $zipFile = Join-Path $tempDir "$($packageName).zip"
    
    $referer = "http://www.nirsoft.net/utils/"
    $wc = New-Object System.Net.WebClient
    $wc.Headers.Add("Referer", $referer)
    $wc.DownloadFile($url, $zipFile)
    
    Get-ChecksumValid -File "$zipFile" `
                      -Checksum "$checksum" `
                      -ChecksumType "$checksumType"
    
    Get-ChocolateyUnzip -FileFullPath "$zipFile" `
                        -Destination "$toolsDir" `
                        -PackageName "$packageName"
    
    Set-Content -Path ("$installFile.gui") `
                -Value $null

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Dependencies

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Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Nir Sofer

Copyright

© 2011 NirSoft

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Release Notes

Package

  • Automatically built and uploaded by dtgm

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
WebBrowserPassView (Portable) 1.80 221 Monday, July 11, 2016 approved
WebBrowserPassView (Portable) 1.75 175 Saturday, June 11, 2016 approved
WebBrowserPassView (Portable) 1.70 222 Monday, January 4, 2016 approved
WebBrowserPassView (Portable) 1.68 187 Saturday, October 10, 2015 approved

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