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KeePass 1.42 released

Screenshot KeePass 1.42 has been released today!

You can get it here: Download KeePass 1.42.

This is a stable release. It is recommended to upgrade from any previous 1.x version to 1.42. KeePass 1.42 is 100% backward compatible with previous versions.

KeePass 1.42 mainly features user interface and integration enhancements, and various other minor new features and improvements.

Hashes and signatures for integrity checking are available, and program binaries are digitally signed (Authenticode). New translations are available, too.

For a comparison of the current KeePass 1.42 and 2.55, see: Editions Comparison.

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Changes from 1.41 to 1.42:

New Features:


  • Increased default number of AES-KDF iterations.
  • Improved dialog banner styles.
  • Minor process memory protection improvements.
  • Installer: the desktop shortcut is now created for all users (if the option 'Create a desktop shortcut' is activated).
  • Installer: removed the Quick Launch shortcut option.
  • Upgraded installer.
  • Various UI text improvements.
  • Various code optimizations.
  • Minor other improvements.


  • Fixed background of CHM help pages.