Please know that Watchword is no longer available or supported. Thank you for all of the support.


Create your own custom formula or use the built in options to create strong passwords.


Extreme Flexibility

Include, require or exclude capital/uppercase letters, lowercase letters, numbers, symbols, spaces and words. Exclude and include specific letters.

So big

Create up to 100 character passwords.

Formula reuse

Configure the perfect formula and save it for next time.

Password controls

Copy to the clipboard
Copy the generated password to the clipboard.

Save the password into the keychain. Access it with the "saved passwords" window. 1

Show Large
Show the password in large letters (a separate floating window on Mac).

Word only mode


Generate strong, yet easy to remember, word phrases similar to the Diceware or XKCD methods.

The 100,000+ dictionary includes words from
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Catalan
  • German
  • French
  • Finnish
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Dutch
  • Norwegian
  • Polish
  • Turkish

Mac Only Features

Command Line

Create passwords from the terminal.

Menu bar

Grab a quick password from the Watchword icon with all the control of the full window. (Optional)


Fully accessible with VoiceOver.