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How to bring up the enter Vault Password prompt (v7 legacy Mac)
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Using Shift on another computer and need to pull up the enter Vault Password prompt again? You've come to the right place! Below are the steps you can use to show the Vault Password prompt again 🔑


  1. Fully close Shift (press Cmd Q on your keyboard)
  2. Open the Keychain Access app (Cmd 1) and select "Keychain access"
  3. Scroll to find "Shift Secure Vault" or type "Shift" in the upper-right search bar
  4. Right-click and select "Delete Shift Secure Vault" and follow the prompt
  5. Launch the Shift desktop application and you should be prompted to enter your Vault Password or destroy your vault

  6. Enter your Vault Password (that you would have already saved from your other computer) into the prompt and click "Unlock" (read more about where to find your Vault Password here)


What's next?

Find out how to import your passwords from your browser into Shift here. 


Learn about the importance of saving your Emergency Kit here.

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