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Upgrade to 1Password 7 for Mac

Learn about the upgrade options for 1Password 7 on your Mac.

The newest version of 1Password for Mac was released in May 2018. 1Password 7 for Mac is available as part of a 1Password membership or as a standalone license. It supports 1Password accounts and advanced sync options, like iCloud, Dropbox, and the WLAN server.

1Password 7 for Mac is included with your subscription if you have a 1Password membership, or if you belong to a team or family account.

If you purchased a license for 1Password for Mac on or after March 27, 2018, your license also applies to 1Password 7. If you purchased a license before then, you’ll see two options in the app when you upgrade:

  • Try a 1Password membership free for 30 days, which includes 1Password 7.
  • Purchase a license for 1Password 7 for Mac.

Find out what’s new in 1Password 7 for Mac.

Upgrade to 1Password 7

To get started, download 1Password 7 and install it. When you open the app for the first time:

  • Your accounts and vaults will be imported from the earlier version of 1Password.
  • Your folders will be converted to tags.
  • If you sync with Dropbox, iCloud, or the WLAN server, your sync settings will be imported.

To upgrade to 1Password 7 on another Mac, install the app on it. If you have a 1Password membership, you’re all set. If you have a license for 1Password 7 for Mac, it will sync automatically with iCloud.

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1Password 7 for Mac requires macOS Sierra (10.12) or later.

A license for 1Password 7 for Mac does not include a license for 1Password 7 for Windows or other versions of 1Password.

If you installed 1Password 6 or earlier from the Mac App Store

1Password 6 won’t automatically update to 1Password 7 if you installed it from the Mac App Store. 1Password 7 is available on the Mac App Store as a separate download. It requires a 1Password membership. If you want to purchase a license instead, install 1Password 7 from the 1Password website. Learn how to switch from the Mac App Store.

If 1Password stops syncing with Dropbox

When you open 1Password 7 the first time, it will convert older vaults to the newer OPVault format. Converting the vault will make a copy of it in a new location, and you’ll need to configure your other devices to sync with the new vault.

If you use 1Password 3 for Mac

You can upgrade to 1Password 7 directly from 1Password 4 or later. Learn how to upgrade from 1Password 3 for Mac.

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