Saving and filling passwords

How to keep the 1Password extension up to date

You can make sure your browser automatically updates the 1Password extension when a new version is available.

Safari

To make sure Safari is automatically updating the 1Password extension:

  1. Click the Safari menu and choose Preferences.
  2. Click the Extensions icon, then select 1Password from the list. The version number will be listed on the right. If you don’t see 1Password, install the 1Password extension.
  3. Turn on “Automatically update extensions from the Safari Extensions Gallery”.

Chrome

Chrome will automatically update the extension to the latest version. To check which version you have installed:

  1. Click the Chrome menu    in the toolbar and choose More Tools > Extensions.
  2. Find the 1Password extension and click Details to see the version number. If you don’t see 1Password, install the 1Password extension.

Firefox

To make sure Firefox is automatically updating the 1Password extension:

  1. Click the Firefox menu in the toolbar and choose Add-ons.
  2. Find 1Password in the list and click More to see the version number. If you don’t see 1Password, install the 1Password extension.
  3. Click Tools for all add-ons and turn on Update Add-ons Automatically. To check for updates immediately, click Tools for all add-ons and choose Check for Updates.

Internet Explorer

The 1Password extension for Internet Explorer can only be used with 1Password 4 for Windows. It’s updated along with the application, so you don’t need to update it separately. Learn how to keep 1Password up to date.

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