How to Recover Saved Passwords in TurboFTP
This research article exposes the password secrets of TurboFTP – one of the popular FTP clients. It shows all interesting details including where all your FTP passwords are stored, how it is stored and how to recover it automatically.
TurboFTP Password Secrets
TurboFTP stores all your FTP login passwords at following location
[Windows Vista/7/8/10] C:\Users\[user_name]\AppData\Roaming\TurboFTP\addrbk.dat [Windows XP/2003] C:\Documents and Settings\[user_name]\Application Data\TurboFTP\addrbk.dat
TurboFTP stores all FTP site details in “addrbk.dat” file using proprietary format.
All the site details including FTP server, username are stored in clear text. However password is encoded using XOR algorithm with magic key.
How to Recover TurboFTP Passwords Automatically
Here is simple way to recover all your TurboFTP passwords without worrying about where it is stored and how to decrypt it.
You can use our Asterisk Password Recovery Pro software to instantly & easily recover all your saved FTP login passwords from TurboFTP as shown in video below,
Here are the simple steps to recover all your saved passwords,
- Step 1: Launch TurboFTP on your PC and open FTP site profiles from menu (Connect->Address Book)
- Step 2: Here select the FTP site and you will see FTP server details including username/password (*****)
- Step 3: Now launch Asterisk Password Pro & use Automatic or Manual recovery to see the password behind asterisks (****) as shown below
For more details, please refer to Online User Guide
Hope this article has helped you to understand password secrets of TurboFTP. Please comment below on what do you think or if you have any queries.
November 16, 2019
November 16, 2019