Password decrypter for Dreamweaver 4/MX.

  • 4
  • MX
  • MX 2004
  • 4
  • Export your site definition to an .ste file, then look at the .ste file in a text editor for the string: pw="encrypted password"
  • If using a Windows machine, run RegEdit and locate the registry key for the site definitions appropriate for your Dreamweaver version.
    • Dreamweaver 4: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Macromedia\Dreamweaver 4\Sites
    • Dreamweaver MX: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Macromedia\Dreamweaver 6\Sites
    • Dreamweaver MX 2004: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Macromedia\Common\2004\Sites
    • Dreamweaver 8: A different algorithm is used in the registry for DW8. Use the exported site definition to obtain the encrypted password.
    The individual sites are listed below that key. Your encrypted password is in the key "User PW".
Encrypted Password: