1Password receives overhaul for Mac and iOS versions.

App developer, AgileBits has released an update for its popular password management app, 1Password on both iOS and Mac versions. The Mac version features a complete overhaul on how users manage syncing for primary and secondary vaults.  The iOS version features a brand new Login Creator. See below for full details on the updates for both versions of the update.

These updates are free to new customers and Pro feature users and are available in the iTunes App Store and the Mac App Store.


What New for 1Password 5.2 for iOS:

All-new Login Creator

  • Adding Logins is easier than ever with a new, streamlined workflow for hundreds of popular sites and services.

Increased Pro-feature Functionality

  • One-Time Passwords! Our new tool helps you sign into many services that require a secondary, randomized password (like Amazon and Tumblr). Less fumbling with different apps, more time doing what you need.
  • Attachments can now be deleted from the item editor.
  • You can now add many new custom field types like: addresses, dates, and month/year.


  • New layout features Zen-ified White Space™ and Enhanced Readamability® helps you can find what you need even faster.
  • New password editor design including date picker
  • Rich icons are even prettier, and 1Password updates them if you change an item’s URL.
  • The Master Password field now resizes for the occasion, depending on your device screen size.
  • We now show a notification when saving a Login.


  • Change your Master Password on Mac, it changes on your iOS device.
  • Backups synchronized from iTunes for Windows can now be restored, even if they’re not in the Backups folder.

Additional New Features

  • The 1Password Extension for third-party apps will now lock automatically after the security timeout you have set in 1Password.
  • 1Password has increased memory and remembers where you left off.
  • 1Password has been updated with the latest translations from our translation service.


What’s New for 1Password 5.1 for Mac 

AgileBits has dubbed this version “syncerrific” as it has increased functionality for syncing. See the complete list of updates below.

A New Vision for Sync

  • Instantly see all your vaults and whether they are syncing.
  • Easily set up new vaults for syncing, check when they last synced.
  • Quickly decide whether to include/exclude a vault when Wi-Fi syncing.

Wi-Fi Sync

  • Secondary vaults can now sync to iOS.
  • All new Preferences > Wi-Fi Server preference pane.

Multiple and Shared Vaults

  • New secondary vaults are now more identifiable, but still ready for your personal touch.
  • Sync your way—exclude secondary vaults from syncing at all.

Additional New Syncing Capabilities

  • Master Password changes now sync to all devices using iCloud sync.
  • Some alternative Folder Sync solutions should perform better.
  • Empty categories now display sync progress so you know 1Password cares.

More new features

  • Watchtower’s change password alert is clearer.
  • Added support for Firefox Developer Edition without having to disable “Verify browser code signature”.
  • Hover over an address, copy the entire thing.
  • Display of http://, https://, etc. in item details even when not editing them.
  • 1Password now formats credit card numbers properly.
  • Added support for Portuguese (Portugal).

For more information, visit agilebits.com.