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Upgrade to 1Password 7 for Windows

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

The newest version of 1Password for Windows was released in May 2018. 1Password 7 for Windows is available as part of a 1Password membership or as a standalone license. It supports 1Password accounts, local folders, and Dropbox.

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

If you don’t have a 1Password membership, 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 Windows.

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

Upgrade to 1Password 7

If you’re upgrading from 1Password 6

1Password 6 will automatically update to 1Password 7. When you open the app for the first time, you’ll see all your accounts.

If you’re upgrading from 1Password 4

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

  • You can choose a vault to import. Select your sync method, then select a vault to import.
  • Your folders will be converted to tags.
  • If you sync with Dropbox or a different local folder, your sync settings will be imported.

After you import your first vault, click Subscribe Today to sign up for a 1Password membership. Set up your account, then migrate your data to your 1Password account.

Or, to purchase a standalone license, click “Need a license? We have those too.” After purchasing your license, add it to 1Password.

Get help

1Password 7 requires Windows 7 or later and Microsoft .NET 4.6.2 or later.

If you see “1Password was unable to upgrade this vault”

If 1Password is unable to upgrade a standalone vault you’re trying to import, make sure that the vault is not empty and the password is correct.

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