The desktop vault (Windows, macOS, & Linux). (by bitwarden)


Basic desktop repo stats
6 days ago

bitwarden/desktop is an open source project licensed under GNU General Public License v3.0 only which is an OSI approved license.

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NOTE: The number of mentions on this list indicates mentions on common posts. Hence, a higher number means a better desktop alternative or higher similarity.


Posts where desktop has been mentioned. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects - the last one was on 2021-04-12.
  • Regretting Update - Safari Extension Gone - Cant Stop auto Update | 2021-04-19
  • Anyone know when the Safari extension will be updated? | 2021-04-12
  • Desktop App: Ctrl-W Bug? | 2021-04-11
    posted an issue here:
  • Again? Safari bitwarden extension wants master password over and over again | 2021-04-03
    Bitwarden Safari extension is dead since version 1.25.0 (TOO many issues and the developers not caring enough, seriously). Download an older version to be able to use it normally again until they update it:
  • Bitwarden Safari Extension Gone??? | 2021-04-02
  • Any plans to update Bitwarden Safari icon back to the original Big Sur BW icon? | 2021-03-29
    There is a legacy version of the desktop app [here]( with has updates turned off that folks can use if you would like to, but please read the release notes as they contain important caveats about this version.
  • Windows 10 desktop freezing up | 2021-03-27
  • Safari is now probably the influential wild card browser for user privacy | 2021-03-21
  • Bitwarden_rs: Unofficial Bitwarden compatible server written in Rust | 2021-03-18
    Not linking to the "major RCE vulnerability" is sensationalist posting at its finest.

    I can assume you are referring to... the automatic updater? | 2021-03-18
    Why don't you just disable the updater then?

  • Just downloaded Bitwarden but the checksum isn't matching up | 2021-03-16
    There is a 50% chance I am doing something wrong, but as I was attempting to verify the install file using the checksums provided on github: (select the latestmac.yml.
  • [Bug report] Visual bug - French version - Windows software | 2021-03-16
    Report bugs at
  • How do you install an app image?
  • One potential 'vulnerability' you might miss if you are Windows user | 2021-03-14
    Windows 10 clipboard history keeps passwords after being copied · Issue #557 · bitwarden/desktop · GitHub
  • bitwarden shasum verification digest [need technical help] | 2021-03-03
    sha512 downloaded from