Configure File System Connector > Encrypt Passwords > Decrypt a Password

Decrypt a Password
To decrypt a password, follow these steps.
To decrypt a password
1.
Open a command-line window and change directory to the connector’s installation folder.
2.
autpassword -d -tEncryptionType [-oKeyFile] PasswordString
where,
 
-tEncryptionType
*
AES encryption and decryption requires a key file. This option specifies the path and filename of the key file used to decrypt the password.
For example: -oKeyFile=./key.ky
For example:
autpassword -d -tBASIC 9t3M3t7awt/J8A
autpassword -d -tAES -oKeyFile=./key.ky 9t3M3t7awt/J8A
The password is returned in plain text.