Migrate your standalone vaults from 1Password 4 to 1Password 7 for Windows

Step 1: Add your license file

After purchasing your 1Password 7 license, check your email for your license file. Then add it to 1Password 7:

  1. Download your license file from the link in the email.
  2. Double-click the license file with 1Password 7 open to apply your license.

Step 2: Add additional vaults

To open an additional standalone vault:

  1. Choose 1Password > “Open vault on this PC”.
  2. Select a .opvault or .agilekeychain vault and click Select Folder.
  3. Enter the vault password and click Open.

Step 3: Uninstall 1Password 4

To prevent conflicts with 1Password 4, uninstall it from your PC after upgrading to 1Password 7, then restart 1Password 7:

  1. Go to Control Panel > “Uninstall a program”.
  2. Select 1Password 4, choose Uninstall, and follow the onscreen instructions.

Get help

A license for 1Password 7 for Windows does not include a license for 1Password 7 for Mac or other versions of 1Password.

If nothing happens when you click the 1Password button in your browser

  1. Open 1Password and choose 1Password > Exit.

  2. Press Windows logo key  + R.

  3. Enter the following command and press Enter:

     1password.exe --setup

If 1Password stops syncing with Dropbox

When you import standalone vaults, 1Password will convert older ones to the newer OPVault format. Converting the vault will make a copy of it in the same folder, and you’ll need to configure your other devices to sync with the new vault.