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Move your data from Thycotic Secret Server to 1Password

You can transfer your passwords and other secrets from Thycotic Secret Server into 1Password on

1Password can import your secrets from Thycotic Secret Server. When you import from Thycotic Secret Server:

  • Passwords stored in Thycotic will be converted into 1Password logins.
  • Credit cards will be imported.
  • Contacts and other items will be imported as Secure Notes.

Thycotic Secret Server import is only available on and requires a 1Password account.

Step 1: Export your data from Thycotic Secret Server

Before you export your data from Thycotic Secret Server, temporarily turn off any backup software you may be using, so the unencrypted export file isn’t backed up. Then follow these steps:

  1. Sign in to your Thycotic Secret Server account on your computer.
  2. Click Admin > See All.
  3. Click Setup & System Maintenance, then choose Export / Import.
  4. Click Export from the Secrets tab.
  5. Choose a folder to export, or leave the default option to export all folders.
  6. Enter your Thycotic Secret Server password in the Password field.
  7. Make sure the following options are all selected: Export with Folder Path, Export Child Folders, and Import with TOTP Settings.
  8. Select XML beside Export Format.

    Thycotic Secret Server import on only supports the XML format.

  9. Click Export, then click Close when the export is finished. Your export.xml file will be saved to your downloads folder.

Step 2: Import your data into 1Password

To import your data on

  1. Open your browser and sign in to your account on
  2. Click your name in the top right and choose Import.
  3. Click Thycotic Secret Server.
  4. Choose the vault you want to import your data into. If you’re importing personal data, choose the Personal or Private vault.
  5. Click inside the dotted rectangle to open a file browser. Browse to your downloads folder and select the XML file you created earlier.
  6. Click Import.

Your Thycotic Secret Server folder names will be added as tags to your 1Password items. Items marked as favorites in Thycotic Secret Server won’t be automatically marked as favorites in 1Password after import, but you can add them to Favorites in 1Password.

After you’ve imported your information into 1Password, delete the unencrypted XML file, and turn on any backup software you turned off earlier.

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