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    Generate-Password NPM

    Generate Password is a (relatively) extensive library for generating random and unique passwords.

    Install

    $ npm install generate-password --save

    Usage

    generate([options])

    Generate one password with the given options. Returns a string.

    var generator = require('generate-password');
    
    var password = generator.generate({
    	length: 10,
    	numbers: true
    });
    
    // 'uEyMTw32v9'
    console.log(password);

    generateMultiple(amount[, options])

    Bulk generate multiple passwords at once, with the same options for all. Returns an array.

    var generator = require('generate-password');
    
    var passwords = generator.generateMultiple(3, {
    	length: 10,
    	uppercase: false
    });
    
    // [ 'hnwulsekqn', 'qlioullgew', 'kosxwabgjv' ]
    console.log(passwords);

    Available options

    Any of these can be passed into the options object for each function.

    Name Description Default Value
    length Integer, length of password. 10
    numbers* Boolean, put numbers in password. false
    symbols* Boolean or String, put symbols in password. false
    lowercase* Boolean, put lowercase in password true
    uppercase* Boolean, use uppercase letters in password. true
    excludeSimilarCharacters Boolean, exclude similar chars, like 'i' and 'l'. false
    exclude String, characters to be excluded from password. ''
    strict Boolean, password must include at least one character from each pool. false

    *At least one should be true.

    Install

    npm i generate-password

    DownloadsWeekly Downloads

    173,346

    Version

    1.6.1

    License

    MIT

    Unpacked Size

    22.7 kB

    Total Files

    12

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    Collaborators

    • brendanashworth