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I'd like my default to be 256-bit hex key. Is there a way to configure KeePass with this default?

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up vote 12 down vote accepted
  1. Go to Tools / Generate Password
  2. On the Settings tab, select the profile named "256-bit Hex Key"
  3. Click the save button to the right of the profile name
  4. It will ask for the name of the profile to save to, select "(Automatically generated passwords for new entries)" and click OK
  5. Click OK again and try it!

(Using version 2.26, in case it's different in different versions)

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Wow, that's so not intuitive. Thanks! – ripper234 Jan 24 '12 at 5:41
Thanks, was fumbling with that one and with one trip to Stack Overflow, Solved! – GJSmith3rd Sep 20 '15 at 23:44

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