KeePassC is a curses-based password manager compatible to KeePass v.1.x and KeePassX

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Actual stable release from August 21, 2013: v1.6.2


KeePassC is a password manager fully compatible to KeePass v.1.x and KeePassX. That is, your password database is fully encrypted with AES.

KeePassC is written in Python 3 and comes with a curses-interface. It is completely controlled with the keyboard (vim-like keys are supported).

Some features are:

An introduction can be found here.

An introduction for network use can be found here.



If all dependencies are fulfilled type 'python install' in the root directory of KeePassC.


Start the program with 'keepassc'. To get help type 'F1' while KeePassC is executed and you will see usage information to the current window (not in main menu).

A small commandline interface is available, too. Type 'keepassc -h'.



Third number means small bug fixes

Version 1.5 (February 22, 2013)

Version 1.4 (November 10, 2012)

Version 1.3

Version 1.2

Version 1.1

Copyright (C) 2012 Karsten-Kai König

KeePassC is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or at your option) any later version.

KeePassC is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with KeePassC. If not, see