Join Suzanna Kaye for an in-depth discussion in this video Uploading existing logins from other software, part of LastPass Password Management Fundamentals.
- LastPass makes it easy to get started,…with the ability to import your passwords…from existing password software or a CSV file.…Let's take a look at how to import passwords…from other password management programs.…Importing passwords using preestablished formats,…which simply means from another software program,…does take a few steps but is relatively fast and very easy,…so I recommend this option.…To import from a preestablished format,…first open your browswer.…Now, LastPass recommends using the Firefox browser…for your import because within this browser…the import is much easier.…
Within the Firefox browser,…click the top right LastPass icon.…This is the black box with the white asterisk in the middle.…You'll be prompted to enter your log-in information.…Once you've logged in, the icon will turn red.…Click the icon again.…Select tools towards the bottom of the list,…and then select import from.…This menu is a listing of all of the password programs…that LastPass can import from.…If your software is not on the list,…
First, learn how to set up and use LastPass on desktops, phones, and tablets; upload existing passwords and generate new ones; organize data; and work with identities and Secure Notes. Then discover how to share logins and folders with others, sync data, use the LastPass Tab and LastPass Wallet apps, and understand best practices for adjusting LastPass security settings and alerts.
- Creating a complex master password
- Creating a LastPass account
- Installing LastPass
- Uploading logins
- Using form fill profiles and secure notes
- Sharing logins
- Adjusting security settings
- Auditing your security with LastPass
- Backing up and syncing LastPass data
Skill Level Beginner
Q: My screen doesn't match the LastPass interface shown in the course. What changed?
- The order of the items in the left-hand menu is slightly different, and Settings was renamed Account Settings.
- The folder icons in the vault have a slightly different look.
- The security login option for grid authentication is no longer offered in the Account Settings' Security tab; it is only in the Multifactor tab.
- The security keyboard is no longer a grey button under the login, but a keyboard icon within the password box.
- Menus in the Tools menu open a bit differently, though all items are in the same order and have the same names.
- The popup box to share a login has a slightly different look and no longer shows the option of sharing a password only or a full login.
- In the top menu, they added a Credit Monitoring option and moved the Tutorials option to the left-side menu.
- When adding a login, the Add to Favorites option is now at the top of the dialogue box and the other settings are accessed by clicking a link at the bottom called Advanced Settings. Previously, they were always visible.