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Even though the preferences pane on the Mac shows a checkbox next to the 'allow Apple Watch to unlock this Mac,” it actually doesn’t work, which 1Password echoes with its “Set Up Watch” button in its preferences pane. Comment deleted by user 9 days ago. 1Password just recently received an update for its Mac app, and now it looks like AgileBits, the developer behind the app, has another big update planned, this time focused on the Apple Watch. Early on Tuesday, April 14, the developer announced that it has an incoming update that will bring Apple Watch support to its iOS app, which will provide.

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The latest version of 1Password comes with a new method to access the password manager on a Mac: Apple Watch Unlock. To open the app on the OS, you could either type in your password or use your computer’s Touch ID. Now, 1Password 7.7 also lets you access your log-in credentials by double clicking on the Watch’s side button — so long as your Mac is running macOS Catalina 10.15 or later and has Touch ID and a Secure Enclave.

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‎1Password remembers all your passwords for you, and keeps them safe and secure behind the one password that only you know. 1Password: the password manager that's as beautiful and simple as it is secure. Just add your passwords and let 1Password do the rest. Sign in to websites and apps with just a. The latest version of 1Password comes with a new method to access the password manager on a Mac: Apple Watch Unlock. To open the app on the OS, you could either type in your password or use your.

You can find the option to switch the feature on in Preferences under the line where you can turn on Touch ID unlock. The app will still treat the Touch ID method as the default, but it will send your Watch a prompt every time you fire it up. Chris De Jabet, the company’s Client App Project Manager, said it’s been especially helpful for him while using a MacBook with an external keyboard and trackpad.

Mac folk: You asked. We listened. ⌚️🧞‍♂️ Get to know 1Password 7.7 for Mac – now with Apple Watch unlock and ready for Big Sur… https://t.co/ABGTOrWY94

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In addition to Apple Watch Unlock, the update also rolls out support for Privacy virtual credit cards in Safari. If you’ll recall, the company teamed up with Privacy in September to allow users to generate burner cards within browsers, so long as the 1Password X extension is installed. It debuted with support for Chrome, Firefox, Opera and Brave, but the company promised to bring the feature to Safari. Finally, 1Password 7.7 also comes with a new app icon, as well as design improvements, for Big Sur.