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How to Find Word Document DOC/DOCX Lost Password

Word document password has lost and I cannot open it after trying my best to do it. Could you help me to find my Word document lost password?

Cannot open Word document after password lost or forgot? As long as you have effective Word password finder, it would be easy to open your Word document. Now I will introduce how you can find Word doc or docx document password in two parts.

Two parts to find Word document (doc/docx) lost password:

If you asks me which Word password recovery tool is more powerful, I would say "Office Password Genius Pro". However, it only supports docx/xlsx/pptx password recovery now. If you only want to recover Word doc/docx password and don't care efficiency. Word Password Genius is a better choice.

Part 1: Find Word DOC/DOCX Document Password with Word Password Genius

Step 1: Prepare iSunshare Word Password Genius on computer.

iSunshare Word Password Genius is one of best Microsoft Word password finder tools. Download Word Password Genius trial version and install it on computer. Run it to try to recover Word password less than 3 characteristics.
Or directly get Word Password Genius full version and install it on your computer. Then it could recover Word password regardless of password length.

Step 2: Import Word document doc (or docx) with "Open" button on toolbar.

1. Click Open button on Word Password Genius tool bar and browse Word document in computer. When you find it, just select it and tap "Open" button in Open File window again.

2. This Word document will be imported into Word Password Genius and shown in Encrypted File box.

import word document with toolbar menu

Step 3: Select one from four password recovery methods and set parameters.

From the drop-down list of Type of attack, select one password recovery method, and set different kinds of parameters under it. For example, password length, password range, and Mask are the common parameters that are set usually.

choose password recovery method for imported word document

Step 4: Find Word doc document password.

While you think all of things have been prepared, please tap Start button on toolbar. Word Password Genius will begin to recover Word doc document password.

find word document password after lost

Don’t stop it until there is a window popping up with Word document password, where you can find Word doc document open password.

Part 2: Find Word DOCX Document Password with Office Password Genius Pro

Before starting to find Word docx document password with Office Password Genius Pro, it is necessary to prepare something like these.

1. Office Password Genius Professional has been installed and run on your computer.
2. There are several accessible computers in the same LAN that can run client program iSunshare Peer.

Steps to find word password with "Office Password Genius Pro" and "iSunshare Peer":

Step 1: Add Word docx document with Open button to Office Password Genius Professional.

add encrypted word docx document

Step 2: Specify password length and range under Range Options and Length.

Choose characters type that Word document password possibly includes. And set Minimal password length and Maximal password length.

specify word docx password range and length

Step 3: Click Make Peer button to create isunshare-peer.exe, client program iSunshare Peer installation file.

make isunshare peer installation file

Step 4: Move isunshare-peer.exe to other computers in the LAN. Then install and launch iSunshare Peer.

start isunshare peer on client computers

Step 5: Start Office Password Genius Professional and iSunshare Peer begins to recover Word docx password.

start Office Password Genius Professional

find docx password with isunshare peer

Step 6: Successfully find Word docx document lost password.

find docx document lost password successfully

So many computers are used to find Word document password together. Therefore, you would find Word docx password more quickly than Word Password Genius.

Tips: Now you can copy password to open your word document. If you don't want to recover or find word password everytime when you try to open encrypted word document, you had better save word password in safe place. Otherwise, you still have to waste time to recovering word password with password recovery tools.

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