Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

GeneratePassword ( Len ; Letters ; Numbers ; Symbols )

Password generator

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  Sample input:
GeneratePassword ( 20 ; 3 ; 0 ; 0 )
GeneratePassword ( 20 ; 3 ; 1 ; 0 )
GeneratePassword ( 20 ; 3 ; 1 ; 1 )
  Sample output:
bAMPXEcgTnWjMxLnmYAo
029v2541868760834M00
&9BR%$T6#5P230#Vw$1~

  Function definition: (Copy & paste into FileMaker's Edit Custom Function window)

A tail recursive function that creates random passwords up to 49999 characters long. It can be set to include letters, numbers and symbols.
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suresh   suresh
Jun 20, 2019
I have used this function in my existing database. I have used like this "GeneratePassword ( 8 ; 3 ; 1 ; 1 )" in my script, sometimes it will not include the symbols.
 
Miguel Angel Fernandez   Miguel Angel Fernandez, n/a
Mar 18, 2020
Hi, my apologyze for the delayed answer. Yep, sometimes that may happen when the password length is too short.
Looking forward to modifying the formula.
Kind regards,
Miguel
 

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