How to install Sticky Password on your Mac


It's easy to get started using Sticky Password on your Mac. Please follow the steps below.

  1. Download the latest build from the Sticky Password website. Double click the file you downloaded, and drag the icon to the Applications folder. Go to Launchpad and launch Sticky Password for the first time to open the First Run Wizard.

  2. Click Let’s get started.

    Installing Sticky Password on Mac - the Welcome screen in the First Run Wizard.
  3. You’ll be prompted to sign into an existing StickyAccount, OR to create a new one.Your StickyAccount is the online administrative account that allows you to manage your devices that are authorized to access your encrypted database.

    For this example, we will create a new StickyAccount. Click Create a new Account.

    Installing Sticky Password on Mac - choose to create a new account or connect to an existing one in the First Run Wizard.
  4. Enter your email address. Your email address is required as the unique identifier for synchronization and access to the StickyAccount. This will be your personal StickyID.

    Create your Master Password. Your Master Password is the strong password that you will use to lock and unlock Sticky Password and log into your StickyAccount.

    Note: your Master Password is the only password you have to remember. You will use it to protect your passwords in your encrypted database and to authenticate the connection between Sticky Password and your cloud account. Only YOU know your Master Password.

    Accept the End User License Agreement (EULA) by checking the box.

    Click Create my Account.

    Installing Sticky Password on Mac - setting up a new account in the First Run Wizard - create a new Master Password.
  5. Confirm your Master Password.

    Check the check box to confirm that you have read and understand the information about the importance of remembering your Master Password and click Continue.

    Installing Sticky Password on Mac - confirming the new Master Password in the First Run Wizard.
  6. ClickEnable cloud sync to have your encrypted database seamlessly and securely synced on all your devices, and backed up via our secure cloud servers. Sticky Password always synchronizes and backs up the encrypted database! Your database is accessible only to you, and only on your devices.

    By selecting Disable cloud sync, your encrypted database will never leave your device. Regardless of the choice you make during the installation, you will be able to manage the settings for syncing your encrypted data later.

    Installing Sticky Password on Mac - enabling or disabling the cloud sync and backup in the First Run Wizard.
  7. Now you can select the browser(s) you want to use with Sticky Password. Click Continue.

    Please note that you'll need to complete the installation of the selected browser extension(s) in each respective browser. Simply follow the instructions in the newly opened window of your Safari and/or Chrome browser. You can also check out our tutorials for Safari and for Google Chrome.

    Installing Sticky Password on Mac - browser integration in the First Run Wizard.
  8. That’s all there is to installing Sticky Password. You’re all set!

    Installing Sticky Password on Mac - completing the First Run Wizard, you are all set.

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