Opera Password Decryptor : Free Opera Next password recovery tool -
Opera Password Decryptor

Version: 6.0

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Opera Password Decryptor is the FREE tool to instantly recover the passwords stored by all versions of Opera browser.

Like other web browsers, Opera also stores the username/passwords for websites visited by user. However passwords are stored only if the user opts to save password during authentication. This is very useful feature as it prevents user from hassle of entering password everytime.

Opera securely stores the passwords along with username, website and other related information in the password file (wand.dat/Login Data) in an encrypted format.

'Opera Password Decryptor' can help you to automatically detect and decrypts all the stored passwords for all versions of Opera.
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It works on both 32-bit & 64-bit platforms starting from Windows XP to new Windows 10 version

  • Instantly decrypt and recover stored encrypted passwords from 'Opera Secret Store' for all recent versions of Opera.
  • Provides support for recovering stored opera passwords from different system also.User can specify remote system's wand.dat file path to recover the passwords.
  • Automatically discovers 'Opera Password File' (Wand.dat/Login Data) based on installed version of Opera.
  • By default passwords are not displayed in clear text as it is sensitive information. However user can view the same using 'Show Password' option.
  • On successful recovery operation, username, password along with a corresponding login website is displayed.
  • Provides option to sort the displayed password list by username, password or website which makes it easy to search through 100's of stored account entries.
  • Backup the Recovered Opera password list to HTML/XML/Text/CSV file .
  • Integrated Installer for assisting you in local Installation & Uninstallation.
How it works?
Opera stores the password in encrypted format in the file called 'Wand.dat' at its profile location.

The Opera profile location is different for different versions. Here are the password file (wand.dat) location for recent versions of Opera.

For Opera Version 10 and above
[Windows NT/2K/2k3/XP]
C:\Documents and Settings\<username>\Application Data\Opera\Opera\wand.dat

[Windows Vista/Windows 7]
For Opera Version less than 10
[Windows NT/2K/2k3/XP]
C:\Documents and Settings\<username>\Application Data\Opera\Opera\profile\wand.dat

[Windows Vista/Windows 7]
Opera stores following information in the password Wand file for each of the stored entry in the following order,
  •  Login URL of website
  •  Main URL of website
  •  Username field ID
  •  Username
  •  Password field ID
  •  Password
All these information are stored in the encrypted format in wand.dat file. Opera uses Triple-DES algorithm along with static salt data to encrypt these secret information.
For latest info on Opera password location, decryption & recovery methods, please visit
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Installation & Uninstallation
It comes with Installer so that you can install it locally on your system for regular usage. It has intuitive setup wizard which guides you through series of steps in completion of installation. At any point of time you can use Uninstaller to remove the software from the system.
At any point of time, you can uninstall the product using the Uninstaller located at following location (by default)
[Windows 32 bit]
C:\Program Files\SecurityXploded\OperaPasswordDecryptor

[Windows 64 bit]
C:\Program Files (x86)\SecurityXploded\OperaPasswordDecryptor
How to Use?
Opera Password Decryptor is the standalone application and it does not require any installation. You can just run it by double clicking on the executable file.

Here are the brief usage details.
  • On launch, Opera Password Decryptor tries to automatically discover the Opera password file
  • Based upon the results, either Opera Next or Opera will be set as default.
  • For New Opera version, it will automatically find and recover the passwords. For older version, you need to select or drag & drop Opera password file.
  • Once selected, click on "Start Recovery" button to recover all the passwords from selected Opera version.
  • Finally you can save all recovered password list to HTML/XML/TXT/CSV file by clicking on 'Report' button and then select the type of file from the drop down box of 'Save File Dialog'.
Screenshot 1: Opera Password Decryptor showing the recovered passwords from Opera password store.
Screenshot 2: Opera recovered password list exported in HTML format by OperaPasswordDecryptor.
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Release History
Version 6.0 :  21st Oct 2016
Mega 2016 edition with the support for new Windows 10 version. Also support for password recovery from latest Opera version.
Version 5.5 :  14th Apr 2015
Integrated Uninstaller into Windows Add/Remove Programs, now you can uninstall it in a standard way. Also on dropping of file, now it automatically switches to Opera or Opera Next mode.
Version 5.0 :  13th May 2014
Major version with a support for Password Recovery from new 'Opera Next' browser. Also added feature to automatically detect Opera Next or Opera password file at the start.
Version 4.0 :  16th Jan 2014
New feature to generate password recovery report in CSV (Comma-Seperated Values) File Format.
Version 3.6 :  29th May 2013
Fixed the file verification during Drag & Drop of file.
Version 3.5 :  21st Jan 2013
Support for Drag & Drop of Opera Wand File. Fix for Refresh Screen bug, GUI improvements.
Version 3.0 :  22nd Nov 2012
Critical fix for virus infection problem within the installer.
Version 2.5 :  20th Nov 2012
Tested successfully with latest Opera version v12.10. Improved GUI interface with cool banner.
Version 2.0 :  1st Mar 2012
New enhanced user interface with cool banner. Export to XML feature - now you can export password report to HTML/XML/Text format.
Version 1.6 :  29th Mar 2011
Added new logo & links for in about section and few code changes
Version 1.5 :  12 Nov 2010
Added 'Setup Wizard' for local Installation & Uninstallation of the software. Includes automatic software updater to detect new versions. Also presents catchy GUI interface with new banner.
Version 1.0 :  14rd April 2010
First public release of OperaPasswordDecryptor. Supports recovery of passwords from all versions of Opera across the platforms starting from Windows 2000 to latest operating system Windows 7.
Special thanks to for original work on decryption of Opera password file. This tool is based on his great piece of work.
Opera Password Decryptor is designed for good purpose to help users to recover the lost Opera account password. Like any tool its use either good or bad, depends upon the user who uses it. However author is not responsible for any damage caused due to misuse of this tool.

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FREE Download Opera Password Decryptor v6.0

License  : Freeware
Platform : Windows XP, 2003, Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10

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