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  1. #1

    Member Since
    Sep 13, 2008
    Keeping a track on your passwords
    Hi all, I hope you've had a good Christmas!

    I'm still getting used to using a mac and recently went looking for a program to hold all my passwords.

    I decided on giving 1Password a go and it seems ok so far. I was wondering if you use anything different, could recommend another app from experience?

    all the best

  2. #2

    Audio.Trench's Avatar
    Member Since
    Oct 03, 2005
    Ontario, Canada
    Custom PC
    OS X has a built in password app called Keychain Access. Just do a quick spotlight search for it and it holds everything from websites, to WEP keys for wireless networks.

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    Oct 22, 2007
    Mac Mini Core i7 2012 | White 2009 MacBook 2 Ghz | 733 Mhz G4 Quicksilver
    I use Keychain, you can even add your own, I have manually added my bank logins

    For extra security you can change the keychain password to be different to your User's login password
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    rogerinlondon's Avatar
    Member Since
    Sep 02, 2006
    London, England
    iMac Retina 5K 4GHz i7 24GB RAM MacBook Air 11-inch 1.6GHz 4GB RAM
    I use SplashId since you can also sync it with your iPhone to have the information with you when you are not at home.

    I used this app before for the Palm as well and it has worked just fine.

  5. #5

    Member Since
    Sep 13, 2008
    Thanks for the tips guys.. I've just been reading up on the built in keychain access app, didn't realise this was on my laptop, doh!

    I think this will be fine for me and and free too, yay

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    Dec 22, 2006
    Texas, where else?
    15" MBP '06 2.33 C2D 4GB 10.7; 13" MBA '14 1.8 i7 8GB 10.11; 21" iMac '13 2.9 i5 8GB 10.11; 6S
    I keep everything in Secure Notes in the Keychain. And then I keep it backed up in 3 different places.
    I cannot be held responsible for the things that come out of my mouth.
    In the Windows world, most everything folks don't understand is called a virus.

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