1Password Essentials

Set up 1Password X

Learn how to set up 1Password X in Chrome, Firefox, Brave, or Microsoft Edge so you can save, fill, and share passwords without the 1Password desktop app.

Download 1Password

Open Get the Apps in your browser whenever you need to add 1Password to a new device.

Click your name in the top right to view your menu

Open your browser and sign in to your 1Password account. Click your name in the top right and choose “Get the Apps”.

Download page for 1Password X in Chrome

Install 1Password X for Chrome, Firefox, Brave, or Microsoft Edge. Review the permissions, then click Add.

Add your account

Add your account to 1Password X so you can view and manage your passwords.

The welcome screen you'll see after you install 1Password X

Click Sign In on the welcome page in your browser.

The sign-in page for 1Password X

Choose your new account, then enter your Master Password.

1Password X will prompt you to add your account to it

Click Add to add your account to 1Password X.

Make 1Password X the default password manager

Stop your browser from asking to save your passwords so it doesn’t interfere with 1Password X.

1Password X with the menu open to access Settings

Click the 1Password icon in your browser, then click the settings icon and choose Settings.

The General settings for 1Password X

Turn on “Make 1Password the default password manager”.

Next steps

Learn how to use 1Password X to manage your passwords, credit cards, secure notes, and more.

Get help

If you have any trouble setting up or using 1Password, contact your IT team.