What's the maximum length of characters permitted for a Google Account's password?

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The maximum size is 100 characters.

FYI, the minimum is 8.


  • 1
    What is the sense of limiting password's maximum length? Passwords are (or at least should be) stored at hashes which always have a fixed length so what's the point of these 100 chars? Commented Mar 8, 2014 at 9:36
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    Here is a document from Steve gibson's security now with a list of the 100 top E retailers docs.google.com/spreadsheet/…
    – mjrider
    Commented Mar 9, 2014 at 20:19

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