This is to announce the release of PasswordSafe version 3.21. This release
has a couple of nice new features, as described below, some bug fixes, as
well as support for French (full), German (full), Swedish (full), Russian
(full), Chinese (partial), Polish (partial), and Spanish (partial). If
you're interested in supporting your language, please let me know. Thanks to
Karlo, Bjorn, pm_kan, freedoctor and Francois for their translation efforts
and feedback on this release. Many thanks to DK for his work and patience,
and of course thanks to all the users who provide feedback, bug reports,
suggestions and the occasional donation...
New Features for 3.21
 Add "Apply" button to Edit property pages so that intermediate
changes can be saved without closing the Edit property pages.
 PasswordSafe can now be used as a password generator via the
 Allows user to retry finding the original database if not
successfully found the first time.
 Undo/Redo of changes to the currently open database. Any change to the
database can now be undone and redone, as long as the database is open. This
is similar to the undo/redo feature available in most word processors, and
is activated the same way (Ctrl-Z for undo, Ctrl-Y for redo, or via the Edit
 New Synchronize feature (subset of the current Merge function) to allow
changes in the fields of entries of two databases to be synchronised.
Entries with identical Group names, Titles and User names are compared when
syncing. The database selected to be synchronised with the current open
database is now always in read-only mode i.e. Synchronisation is
uni-directional and only entries in the currently open database can be
Changes to Existing Features in 3.21
 When comparing databases, the "other" selected database is now always
opened in read-only mode.
Bugs fixed in 3.21
 In Add & Edit, changes to the Password Policy take effect
immediately; pressing the Generate button will create a password according
to the new policy, without having to save and re-open the entry.
 Dragging a group now drags along all its descendants.
 Password history now displayed correctly in View/Edit.
[2918306, 2816066, 2798788, 2446052, 2837591, 2917066, ...] Re-instate
AutoType via shortcut and when an entry has been selected via the Find
 Dragbar now works in List view without needing the mouse to
 Fixed icon no longer appearing in taskbar when locking due to
workstation lock and terminal services running.
 "Edit Base entry" now works for Alias entries as well as for
 Copy/Send Email menu items now correctly activated if email field
is set or 'mailto:' used in URL field.
 Adding Groups via right-click menu now works again under default
 PasswordSafe window no longer creeps down the screen if the
Windows taskbar is at the top of the screen.
 AutoType backspace field ('\b') now honoured in both "AutoType"
and "Browse To + AutoType" consistently.
 When unable to find a previous database via the recently opened
databases on the File menu and the user is given the option to open a
different database or create a new one.
 After Find Toolbar Advanced dialog is used, the previous Find
results are now reset.
 Finally fix issues running under pre-XP versions of Windows.
 Fix issue when changing the displayed columns in List View and then
switching to Tree View.
The U3 version will be available soon from
(Owners of previous releases of the U3 version are invited to contact me for
The release may be downloaded from
https://sourceforge.net/projects/passwordsafe/files/ (Newest Files):
-3.21-bin.zip/download (zip file with binaries, for those who don't like
-3.21.msi/download (Microsoft installer)
-3.21-src.zip/download (source code)
Note that this release also includes PGP/GPG signature files of the
respective packages. These were signed with my SourceForge account key,
keyid FA175557, key fingerprint = FF77 379D D46D DAA6 6182 B452 1D79 5A91
FA17 5557, available from a PGP keyserver near you (such as