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How to keep 1Password up to date in your browser

You can check which version of 1Password is installed in your browser and make sure your browser automatically updates it.

Chrome

Chrome automatically updates your extensions. To check which version of 1Password you have installed:

  1. Click the Chrome menu   in the toolbar and choose More Tools > Extensions.
  2. Find 1Password and click Details to see the version number.

If you see “desktop app required”, upgrade to the latest version of 1Password for Chrome.

1Password on the Chrome Extensions page

Firefox

To make sure Firefox is automatically updating your extensions, including 1Password:

  1. Click the Firefox menu   in the toolbar and choose Add-ons.
  2. Find 1Password in the list and select it, then look for the version number in the Details section.
  3. Click the gear icon and turn on Update Add-ons Automatically. To check for updates immediately, click the gear icon and choose Check for Updates.

If you see “desktop app required”, upgrade to the latest version of 1Password for Firefox.

1Password on the Firefox Extensions page

Edge

Edge automatically updates your extensions. To check which version of 1Password you have installed:

  1. Click the Edge menu in the toolbar and choose Extensions.
  2. Find 1Password and click Details to see the version number.

If you see “1Password classic extension”, upgrade to the latest version of 1Password for Edge.

Brave

Brave automatically updates your extensions. To check which version of 1Password you have installed:

  1. Click the Brave menu   in the toolbar and choose Extensions.
  2. Find 1Password and click Details to see the version number.

If you see “desktop app required”, upgrade to the latest version of 1Password for Brave.

1Password on the Brave Extensions page

Safari

To make sure Safari is automatically updating your extensions, including 1Password:

  1. Choose Apple menu > System Preferences.
  2. Click Software Update, then click Advanced.
  3. Turn on “Install app updates from the Mac App Store”.

To check for updates immediately:

  1. Choose Apple menu > App Store.
  2. Click Updates in the sidebar, then choose Store > Reload Page (Command-R).

If you see 1Password for Safari in the list of available updates, click Update to install the latest version.

If you use 1Password 7, 1Password for Safari is included and automatically updates with the app.

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