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some good tips for a safer password.

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You use both uppercase and lowercase letters, you try not to use words found in an actual dictionary but known(eg Batman), you put punctuation in the middle of a word to throw hackers off and write it long but memorable.

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Get your scrabble tiles and a dice.
Draw or toss alternately.

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" password "

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hahaha great
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Wrong. "Password" is the number one password used by people.
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^^ helpful @howlin
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51mple, use 1's in place of i's. 5 for s.
And capitalize one or two letters.
Use Roman numerals for numbers.
Dec. 21 1984 = XII XXI 1984
The spaces are not allowed by many programs. U can also use phrases from books or movies. Not the really famous ones, but something you remember. Hope this helped.
G00d Luck 51mplealexFly.

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I'm at a pay phone trying call home all of my change I spent on you.the password should be payphone.:)

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:) lo,l thanks
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maroon 5... are you adam?
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I yup how did you know.lol
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Capitalize a weird letter, use accent marks and foreign words

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this is really good thanks
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you should make it hard for others to find out but not to hard for you to forget so like someone or something you admire.

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Do random letters then wright them down.

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i dont think that would work because what if you lose the paper
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i know right
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use the lyrics to your favorite song. We wish you a merry christmas = wwu@mc etc...

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nice
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mixture of lower case& uppercase and also include some #s

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Choose something that you will remember really easily, something obvious (;

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~`!@#$%^&*()_-+={[}]:;"'|<,>.?/|/*-
qwertyuiopasdfghjklzxcvbnm
QWERTYUIOPASDFGHJKLZXCVBNM
123456789

Use a mix of these ^

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Yup, LOL
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I'm sorry but I have to say it again... lol
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The most secure passwords contain a mixture of UPPER, and lower case letters, Numbers, and symbols. Adding symbols increases the complexity greatly! Also, mix it up real good! I usually pick out a word...say the word "sanity" My password for that would be S@n1tY Not super strong because it is only 6 characters...but you get the point! Longer passwords are better passwords...So instead of a word, you might choose a phrase...Never ever write it down if you want it to be secure...I have seen too many passwords underneath keyboards, or taped to monitors in my days! One person actually taped his PayPal password on his monitor! Common Numbers or symbols for letters:
3 = E
1 = I
5 = S
@=A
8 = ate (Sk8 = Skate)
$ = S
! = 1 or I or L
0 = O

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Name your password incorrect so when you get it wrong it says your password is incorrect.

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LOL.lol
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BE RANDOM! or just make your password: password:)

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make a password that no one would ever think of and use it so that person would never know the password!!!! For example pencilcase101

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easy you make something you like the most "trolling"

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something that is unpredictable, yet memorable... make it "halo-halo"

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like put ur passowrd as somebodys name or ur name somebody famous

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You can put your password as your crush's name or your pet's name or your favorite cartoon character with random numbers!

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Choose two random words and put them together, like CoconutFlute or GoatDress. You can then choose a number.

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make a password of something that is the first thing that comes to your mind like my password for this used to be mrbleskii1990

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You could start thinking of a word that is easy for you to remember. Long password composed of 8 letters is good. You could also use two short words without space like death match so that you could make one long word. As long as you will remember it easily. From the word that you think add some numbers and some uppercase on it. Your password would look like this "DeathmAtch22". You just need to experiment the combination of your password.

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Never make a password that contains information that anyone knows but you ONLY ! However it should also be one you'll never forget .

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make it 1234567890

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That is one of the most known passwords that hackers know.
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he is right
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I like to use scientific names of animals/plants another good one is take a line in your favorite song such as "Hey I just met you and this is crazy" and use the first letters of each word capitalize one random letter and add a number suck hiJmyatic7

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try using something long but easy to rememberlike..."examlplephrasenumberone" its easy and smart enough to remember. :)

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NEVER use 'password', '12345', 'abc', and really simple things as a password. But don't make it so hard that you will forget it. Make it something like a pet's name or a name that is not your name and then your favourite number. It's a great tip. I use it all the time.

Hope it helped you.

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well, i have always thought very hard about my passwords, they usually they are someones name like a friend of family member, then i special date i had with them.. like "christy71506"

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I use Scripture references to my favorite Bible verses.

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Great idea, that never crossed my mind.
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I peaked at your profile and was curious to your answer, even though it was two months old. Sasaquatch shared that you're not on much, which makes it a little difficult to follow you, yet bet it will be worth it in the long run. Will look forward to an exchange. :-)
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I use part of my name and then 3 numbers.

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Make up a weird nonsensical name and add a number after it. Like for example...Snuffiepillowcase4 ( doesn't need to be that long but should be equally absurd) :-p No real names you know, or pet names, nothing anyone who knows you would ever guess.

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You could do it like this, P@$$w0Rd

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First Letter of ur name then ur first last name then ur birth
Like JJ6-2-98
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You should make it an old phone number, like I did a long time ago.

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Better try to mix everything available in the keyboard. Use symbols, letters, Uppercase and lowercase. Just keep it long and don't forget

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try ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ maybe that will help.

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things you like and your name.

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Write a word out; let's say "cupcake"
cupcake
Pick 7 numbers; let's say "1-2-7-4-6-8-9"
Put them in there:
cup127ca4689ke or something like that
Capitalize a weird letter
Use maybe a long number, not 1234567 or 9876543. Not obvious
Most of all, don't share your password with anyone!

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Here is how you can come up with a good password: Use a name like yours or a pet. Or use a favorite food.

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you can use something you really like for instince if you have a pet you could use his/her name or nickname

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cadee4 supper coollllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllll!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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you no what...............................thats stupid
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well whats your favourite name?
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10w9032d8xh28dr754 t897n4 5tiy834601348-`

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Use a password not connected to your life. e.g. yourcute2345 :))

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Use more than atleast 7 letters, use letters and numbers and test different passwords at howsecureismypassword.net.

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I would use 0987123wow123 or hahasuckatryingtohackme. XD

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http://svenvonfleiheimersplanforvengance.blogspot.com/http://svenvonfleiheimersplanforvengance.blogspot.com/http://svenvonfleiheimersplanforvengance.blogspot.com/

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What is that nonsense?
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Don't use things that you can't remember.Use things that have to do with your life.

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capes your first letter of your last name and put a year. Ex: Fox2005

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Do Something Tricky
Ex: R3@g@N,T0rI

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g!gg!ty

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this is the best password

hElLo tHeRe yOu dO NoT KnOw mY PaSsWoRd9999999999oK

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Is it? :D
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1234

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make it 8742913892895383984292794
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Something people wouldnt expect you to choose (pet's name, favorite animal,ect.) choose a password thats uncommon but something you remember well.

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Best technique:
remember a sentence like "I am not good at this work. Are you?"
Then make a password out of it.. First letters like I from I A from am N from Not
So it would be like iangatw.ay?
The password is "iangatw.ay?"

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Just use your date of birth or anniversary....... its does't forgot anytime

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Here's symbols for letters and numbers:
A=@ B=# C=? D=[) E=3 F=|- G=& H=|-| I=! J=? K=| L=! M=X N=!| O=0 P=|O Q=@ R=69 S=$ T=! U=V V=U W=YY X=* Y=? Z=? 1=! 2=% 3=||| 4=$

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do something very hard to think of but easy to remember. (ex: rEt67oK); is a pas i use a lot)

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well, do something like;

starting with- catherine123
and end with-CaThEr1Ne123

i doubt people would crack you code! hope i helped!

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you should use uppercase and lower case letters coupled with several numbers and symbols

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there is one method I have learned after being in the military for quite some time... its call "jumbled memory"
1st look at your keyboard, since you can make a password with any key, you type it shows
its called jumbled memory because it need not be words for your password
EXAMPLE : 7896/*-+qwedASDC
as you can see its just patterns of keys I typed that made it a very hard password to crack
if u look at your numpad 7896 makes a l shaped pattern but sideways , then I used the symbols above it using the same pattern /*-+ and the same ithe the letters going the opposite side of the keyboard qwed for lower case and ASDC for upper case .. try it out its a lot easier .
8520*%@)LKJHgfdsa
!@#456QWEasd
098POIuyt%^&
ABC123abc!@#

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numbers and letters, something secret but easy to remember at the same time

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use things like !,?,_and - ect. no one will eva guess

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its pretty basic, just use your mother name

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Use a 16 digit random character generator.
http://www.dave-reed.com/Nifty/randSeq.html
Change length to 16 and add numbers to letters to choose from

write down the password and byheart it, practice writing it.

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Use a simple sentence like I like to eat pie and the take the first letter of each word then put a number I front of it and boom there you go

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something that is so own to you,so you will never forget.for ex:the name of your best friend like what i did.:)

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Make sure you test it on here: http://howsecureismypassword.net/

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Put numbers and random words.Like apple12,or 2468skate.

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