Managing the Password History

password history

When you change an entry's password, Password Safe can record the previous passwords associated with the entry. This can be useful, for example, if the change failed to take effect at the site associated with this entry. This option specifies if recent passwords are stored by default for new entries. You can always override this for a given entry in the Add Entry or Edit/View Entry dialog boxes.

Save N previous passwords per entry

Selecting this checkbox and setting the corresponding value defines the default password retention for new entries.

Manage password history of current entries

This section allows you to modify the password history tracking of existing entries, as follows: