PassFab for Word Guide

Specialize in password recovery for Microsoft Word 2016/2013/2010/2007/2003 and more

How to Remove Password from Word Document

Forgot the password for your Word documents? A word password remover like PassFab for Word will become necessary and can save a lot of trouble. It offers easy and quick solution to unlock Word document (*.doc, *.docx). With the built-in GPU acceleration technique and advanced Algorithm Support, Word password recovery has never been easier.

Step 1:Import password-protected Word file.

Launch PassFab for Word after installation. You may be prompted with upgrading the dictionary library. This step is necessary and will take a while.

upgrade dictionary attack library

After that, click “Add” button to select the encrypted word document.

add encrypted word file

Step 2:Select appropriate attack type

3 password attack modes are listed for your choice. Check one that suit you best to continue. You can also define the specific settings to help shorten the password recovery process, like password length, possible characters.

word password attack type

Dictionary Attack: Automatically try thousands or millions of possible password combinations in provided dictionary. You can also add your own dictionary library by clicking the Settings button.

add dictionary to recover password

Brute-force with Mask Attack: Suitable for those who still have a vague impression of the password. Users can define the Min/Max Length, frequently used letters and numbers, special characters to help decrypt accurately.

add dictionary to recover password

Brute-force Attack: Run exhaustive matching of every combination of letters and numbers, characters and symbols. This will take the longest time.

Step 3:Unlock Word document with found password

Please wait patiently till this program finds your password. Depending on the password complexity, the process can take minutes to hours. After that, you can use the found password to decrypt the document file.

word password successfully found