Your browser does not seem to support CSS. If images appear below, please disregard them.
It appears that you're running an Ad-Blocker. This site is monetized by Advertising and by ">User Donations; we ask that if you find this site helpful that you whitelist us in your Ad-Blocker, or make a ">Donation to help aid in operating costs.
Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Rate This Thread
#17846 - 02/28/03 12:15 PM Password prog.  
Joined: Dec 2002
Posts: 89
Nagachaak Offline
Junior Member
Nagachaak  Offline
Junior Member

Joined: Dec 2002
Posts: 89
scandinavia
sitting here trying to figure how to make the program i just wrote to generate a new password every time it starts. the idea is that i will be able to get the new generated pass from a file somewhere.

1.how do i get the program to generate a pass new pass every time it runs? i know i could probably use a number generator but i also want other chars.
2. how do i get the program to store the new pass in a file.

i'm really new on this so save the flames to someone how needs them.


I am beyond God, I am human. I am the razorblade on the communion vein.
Sponsored Links
#17847 - 02/28/03 01:01 PM Re: Password prog.  
Joined: Feb 2002
Posts: 7,202
Gremelin Offline
Community Owner
Gremelin  Offline

Community Owner

Joined: Feb 2002
Posts: 7,202
Likes: 11
Portland, OR; USA
Why not just make a random password generator? I had neo write me one once, you could specify the character sets (english characters, extended characters, etc) for however long you needed it (could generate a random 150 character password if i wanted to).


Donate to UGN Security here.
UGN Security, Back of the Web, and VNC Web Services Owner
#17848 - 02/28/03 01:30 PM Re: Password prog.  
Joined: Dec 2002
Posts: 89
Nagachaak Offline
Junior Member
Nagachaak  Offline
Junior Member

Joined: Dec 2002
Posts: 89
scandinavia
thanks gizmo, i guess i have figured how to do the generator.
the thing is i want it to be logged in a file somwhere.


I am beyond God, I am human. I am the razorblade on the communion vein.
#17849 - 02/28/03 05:37 PM Re: Password prog.  
Joined: Mar 2002
Posts: 1,273
SilentRage Offline
DollarDNS Owner
SilentRage  Offline
DollarDNS Owner

Joined: Mar 2002
Posts: 1,273
OH, USA
Private Sub Form_Load()
Dim Chars As String, PassLength As Long
Randomize

Chars = "ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZabcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz0123456789"
PassLength = 90

For X = 1 To PassLength
Password = Password & Mid(Chars, ((Rnd() * (Len(Chars) - 1)) \ 1) + 1, 1)
Next

Open App.Path & "\passwords.txt" For Append As #1
Print #1, Password
Close #1
End Sub


Domain Registration, Hosting, Management
http://www.dollardns.net
#17850 - 03/02/03 08:25 PM Re: Password prog.  
Joined: Dec 2002
Posts: 89
Nagachaak Offline
Junior Member
Nagachaak  Offline
Junior Member

Joined: Dec 2002
Posts: 89
scandinavia
thanks but i'll try something i understand fisrt...then i'll get back to this.


I am beyond God, I am human. I am the razorblade on the communion vein.
Sponsored Links
#17851 - 03/03/03 03:01 PM Re: Password prog.  
Joined: Dec 2002
Posts: 89
Nagachaak Offline
Junior Member
Nagachaak  Offline
Junior Member

Joined: Dec 2002
Posts: 89
scandinavia
syntax error sr. expected end of satement "/1)"<--
heh, kewl


I am beyond God, I am human. I am the razorblade on the communion vein.
#17852 - 03/03/03 03:47 PM Re: Password prog.  
Joined: Mar 2002
Posts: 1,273
SilentRage Offline
DollarDNS Owner
SilentRage  Offline
DollarDNS Owner

Joined: Mar 2002
Posts: 1,273
OH, USA
Use Visual Basic 6.0. Copy the code straight into a new project all by itself. It works without error.

If whatever you're using (which can't be VB6.0) doesn't like my integer divide operator, then use this instead:

change this:

Password = Password & Mid(Chars, ((Rnd() * (Len(Chars) - 1)) \ 1) + 1, 1)

to this:

Password = Password & Mid(Chars, Int(Rnd() * (Len(Chars) - 1)) + 1, 1)


Domain Registration, Hosting, Management
http://www.dollardns.net
#17853 - 03/03/03 08:48 PM Re: Password prog.  
Joined: Dec 2002
Posts: 89
Nagachaak Offline
Junior Member
Nagachaak  Offline
Junior Member

Joined: Dec 2002
Posts: 89
scandinavia
i use VB 6.0. promise. but hey i fixed it just like your last example.=)

thanks again sr


I am beyond God, I am human. I am the razorblade on the communion vein.
#17854 - 04/16/03 07:07 PM Re: Password prog.  
Joined: Mar 2002
Posts: 23
Dartur Offline
UGN Newbie
Dartur  Offline
UGN Newbie

Joined: Mar 2002
Posts: 23
Sweden
Use your first ida. Best one.


If you think you know something completely, you probably don't know enough.

Member Spotlight
Gremelin
Gremelin
Portland, OR; USA
Posts: 7,202
Joined: February 2002
Show All Member Profiles 
Forum Statistics
Forums41
Topics33,702
Posts68,797
Average Daily Posts0
Members2,172
Most Online1,567
Apr 25th, 2010
Latest Postings
Blackbeard.....
by Cyrez on 12/16/17 09:19 AM
Okay WTF?
by HenryMiring on 09/27/17 08:45 AM
The History Thread...
by Gremelin on 08/11/17 07:11 PM
my old account still exists!
by Gremelin on 08/11/17 07:02 PM
My friend NEEDS your HELP!
by Lena01 on 07/21/17 07:06 AM
I'm having fun with this guy.
by gabithompson730 on 07/20/17 08:50 AM
I want to upgrade my phone
by gabithompson730 on 07/20/17 08:49 AM
Newbie here
by gabithompson730 on 07/20/17 08:46 AM
Top Posters(All Time)
UGN Security 41,392
Gremelin 7,202
§intå× 3,255
SilentRage 1,273
Ice 1,146
pergesu 1,136
Infinite 1,041
jonconley 955
Girlie 908
unreal 860
Top Liked Users (All Time)
§intå× Likes: 3
Black Beard Likes: 1
Cold Sunn Likes: 1
Crime Likes: 1
Cyrez Likes: 1
fleshwound Likes: 1
Ghost Likes: 2
Gremelin Likes: 12
Ice Likes: 1
ninjaneo Likes: 1
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.0
(Snapshot build 20170206)