A modern, open source password manager for everyone.


Padlock is a modern, open source password manager with a focus on transparency, security and usability. Try it now for free and discover a new, delightfully simple way to manage your passwords!

13 Reviews
Trevor Gerhardt
Martin Kleinschrodt
Andre Scherl
 +21 reviews
  • Pros: 

    Truly a gem - cross-platform, open-source, minimalistic, great security, cloud sync, free


    Lack of Touch-ID support on iPhone

    Veteran user, since first version of software. Its the ultimate password/key management tool and last you'll need. On top of all, this fabulous ultimate software is free for use and cloud sync is super cheap.

    I still think author should allow users to be able to opt to trade some of security for comfort by implementing support for Touch ID and option for users to enable it.

    Ivan Nikolić has used this product for more than 5 years on most of platforms in parallel (iPhone, Android, Windows/Chrome).

    Ivan Nikolić has used this product for one year.
  • Jeffrey Walsh
    Jeffrey WalshEntrepreneur always looking for new toys

    Easy to use, like the fact that it is open source, very quick and responsive design


    None that I have found yet

    I really like how quick and easy the application is to use. Its simplistic design made it easy to figure out how to input information and start using it. I would recommend it to my friends and am excited to use it.

    Jeffrey Walsh has used this product for one month.
  • Pros: 

    open source, clean interface, straight development, great sync


    I don’t know.

    Padlock is one of the first apps I install on my devices, because it makes my life so much easier. I can’t imagine a day without Padlock the same way I can’t imagine a day without my address book.

    Andre Scherl has used this product for one year.
  • Jose San Leandro
    Jose San LeandroJose San Leandro, OSOCO

    It's open source. You can host it yourself.


    None that I'm aware of. It works even without Google Play Services.

    I packaged it in a Docker image and hosted in LightSail in AWS, but now I started using their SaaS, since it's cheaper. I value their vision of open-source.

    Jose San Leandro has used this product for one year.
  • Sean McCay
    Sean McCaySoftware Dev

    I like that it is open source and cross platform (I use Windows, OSX, and Android apps)


    With the release of v2, it lost a little bit of the hotkey navigation that the Chrome app had. I liked not having to leave my keyboard

    I started using this on my phone back when it was free, I enjoyed it and thought that $4/m wasn't bad at all for cloud storage. I moved to native apps when it was announced that Chrome apps were being deprecated and I really like them. It's been a great experience so far. The app is fast and my accounts are more secure (or at least have much more complex passwords) because of it.

    Sean McCay has used this product for one year.
  • Pros: 

    Very intuitive, easy to use, and flexible.


    Can't disable some notification popping up.

    Padlock is a great alternative to 1Password without any bloated functionality. It's simple to use and it does its job very well - saves passwords and other secret credentials in one place.

    Aidas Bendoraitis has used this product for one month.
  • Pros: 

    I enjoy using it across all of my devices. It's very easy to generate passwords and categorize accounts.


    In v1 there was keyboard navigation so I could copy/paste without ever using the mouse but sadly it was lost.

    I've been using Padlock for a while and opted to start paying to use the cloud storage. The UI is great. I don't think there are any major hangups. There are a few features that I would like to see implemented like keyboard nav and fingerprint auth, but it's great either way.

    Sean McCay has used this product for one year.
  • 0asa
    0asaDirector of Awesome

    Minimalist and cross platform


    Free unless you need to sync across devices...

    Too bad it is not clear before logging in that the Padlock cloud is not free.

    0asa has used this product for one day.
  • Pros: 

    Free version is great, payed is not only affordable but great!


    autofill features

    Try it :) you are going to love having tons of passwords and having full control of them.

    axel de la torre has used this product for one year.
  • Pros: 

    Open source, data stored on server & client, backup/restore is easy, good syncing across many clients making changes, runs on ALL platforms


    Sorry, I really can't think of any

    I love how easy it is to run my own server, and there is an official Linux release!

    Brad Pitcher has used this product for one year.
  • Pros: 

    open source, secure


    I can‘t think of anything

    This app is great!

    Christine Irish has used this product for one day.
  • Pros: 

    Easy to use! Not just for security specialists who already know everything.


    On Win7 the "recently used" entries don't also show up in the alphabetical list. I would rather just have an alphabetical list.

    First password manager I could get me spouse to use after years of trying.

    Timothy Watters has used this product for one month.
  • Opacus
    OpacusOpacus Solutions

    Great open source software


    Needs a URL field that turns into a link!

    Love it

    Opacus has used this product for one year.