Cryptogram Puzzle Maker

An online tool to generate printable cryptogram puzzles with solution in different styles and challenging levels. Turn you message or quotes into a cryptogram puzzles by encrypting with a secret alphabet. Download the generated puzzles as PDF format.



Phrase to Encrypt

Size:       Spacing:    Enc. Level:



More Settings

Key table:    Reveal Letters: (optional)

Answer Space (Style / Thickness / Align / Border / Fill)


Font Style

Update Style    Generate New   

Press the update button to apply styles without generating a new puzzle.


Download   Preview

Download will include unmarked puzzle sheet and an answer key sheet.

NOTE: These are randomly generated words so be sure to proofread carefully before using. You can also regenerate the puzzle with new arrangement of words.

Cryptogram Puzzle Maker

Cryptogram puzzles are based on short piece of encrypted text where the cipher is generally used to encrypt the phrase or a message. These puzzles are one of the fun and interactive word games where cryptograms are encoded with single transposition key, where one letter is mapped for another.

Solving such puzzles requires educated guesses. You need to take the encoded message, figure our what letters are substituted and the meaning of the cryptogram using the word patterns. Keep guessing the message ideas until you solve the secret code.

Such word puzzles are great brain teasers where you give your brain a perfect workout. All this while they are having fun.

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Generate passive income by creating Cryptogram Puzzles to sell on different marketplaces or on your own website. This Cryptogram Puzzles Maker Tool is one of the simplest and fastest ways to create customized puzzles. You can use your own list of phrases, quotes and clues to create printable puzzles or puzzles book. You will also be able to add the title of your choice, pick the colors, change the font style and so much more.

How to Create your own custom Cryptogram Puzzle printable?

To create your own cryptogram puzzle, follow the steps listed below:

  • Enter the title of your Puzzle. Adjust the font size and color as needed
  • Enter the phrase or message to be encrypted. Select the size, color and hardness level etc.
  • Enter the clue message if needed as well as the size and color
  • Select if key table is included and the revealing letter (optional)
  • Choose the Cell border style, Line Color, Line thickness and Shape (box, round, underline, full line or empty space)
  • Click on the “Generate New” button. You can press this button again to randomize the order of the shuffled words
  • Click the “Update Style” button to apply the styles like colors, font size without generating a new puzzle
  • Check off the “Show Answers” if you wish to see the answers on screen.
  • Download the puzzle as Letter Size or A4 Size file. The download PDF will have two separate sheets, one word scramble puzzle and second with answers.
  • Note: Only English letters are supported. Any other NON-English characters or European accented characters may cause unexpected results.

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