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Search 1Password to find what you need

Learn how to find items you saved in 1Password, like passwords, credit cards, and more.

Find items

To search 1Password, use the search field above the list of items. Search results include items, tags, categories, accounts, and vaults from the selected account or collection. Results include items with titles, sections, or fields that match the query.

To find an item in the current list only, including partial word matches, choose Edit > Find (or press Option-Command-F).

To search using Quick Access, click the 1Password icon in the menu bar and select Open Quick Access (or press Shift-Command-Space).

Search 1Password to find what you need

Search filters

To use search filters to narrow your search results:

  1. Select a tag, category, or vault and press Command-F. The matching search filters will be added to the search field.

    You can also enter search filters yourself: =tag:, =category:, =vault:, or =favorite:. You can search for untagged items with the =untagged: filter.

  2. Enter additional keywords after the search filter and press Return.
Search 1Password 8 for Windows with filters

For example, to find all items that include the word “card” in your Personal vault:

  1. Select your Personal vault in the sidebar and press Command-F. You’ll see =vault:Personal in the search field.
  2. Enter “card” after the search filter and press Command-Return.

Find items

To search 1Password, use the search field above the list of items. Tap Search Everything to search more than just titles.

To search a specific category, tap Categories and choose the category before searching.

You can also use Spotlight to search in 1Password without opening the app.

A search for items containing 'App' in the title

Find items

To search 1Password, use the search field above the list of items. Search results include items, tags, categories, accounts, and vaults from the selected account or collection. Results include items with titles, sections, or fields that match the query.

To find an item in the current list only, including partial word matches, use the Ctrl + Alt + F keyboard shortcut.

To search using Quick Access, right-click the 1Password icon in the menu bar and select Open Quick Access (or press Ctrl + Shift + Space).

Search 1Password to find what you need

Search filters

To use search filters to narrow your search results:

  1. Select a tag, category, or vault and press Ctrl + F. The matching search filters will be added to the search field.

    You can also enter search filters yourself: =tag:, =category:, =vault:, or =favorite:. You can search for untagged items with the =untagged: filter.

  2. Enter additional keywords after the search filter and press Enter.
Search 1Password 8 for Windows with filters

For example, to find all items that include the word “card” in your Personal vault:

  1. Select your Personal vault in the sidebar and press Ctrl¬†+¬†F. You’ll see =vault:Personal in the search field.
  2. Enter “card” after the search filter and press Ctrl¬†+¬†Enter.

Find items

To search 1Password by item titles and websites, tap the magnifying glass above the item list.

To search a specific category, tap Categories and choose the category before searching.

The magnifying glass icon at the top of the item list

Find items

To search 1Password, use the search field above the list of items. Search results include items, tags, categories, accounts, and vaults from the selected account or collection. Results include items with titles, sections, or fields that match the query.

To find an item in the current list only, including partial word matches, use the Ctrl + Alt + F keyboard shortcut.

To search using Quick Access, click the 1Password icon in the system tray and select Open Quick Access (or press Ctrl + Shift + Space).

Search 1Password to find what you need

Search filters

To use search filters to narrow your search results:

  1. Select a tag, category, or vault and press Ctrl + F. The matching search filters will be added to the search field.

    You can also enter search filters yourself: =tag:, =category:, =vault:, or =favorite: You can search for untagged items with the =untagged: filter.

  2. Enter additional keywords after the search filter and press Enter.
Search 1Password for Linux with filters

For example, to find all items that include the word “card” in your Personal vault:

  1. Select your Personal vault in the sidebar and press Ctrl¬†+¬†F. You’ll see =vault:Personal in the search field.
  2. Enter “card” after the search filter and press Enter.

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