Use LastPass to create and store your passwords.

Background

LastPass is a password manager and can be used to create secure passwords and can store your passwords. LastPass is free to use unless you need to share a password with your team. If you need to share a password, we can look at purchasing a licensed version of LastPass which is about $46 / year / user. 

Creating and Storing a password with LastPass

  1. You should install LastPass on your browser of choice you can do that here
     
  2. Click the LastPass extension and you will see this menu:


     
  3. Click on Generate Secure Password
     
  4. You can change some of these options in the generate password menu:


     
  5. Once the password has been generated, you can store it in a secure note so that you do not need to remember it
     
    1. Click the Copy button next to the generated password:


       
    2. Click the Back button
       
    3. Click Add item


       
    4. Click Secure Note


       
    5. Paste the password in the note field and provide a name for your password. You can also choose to store it in a folder:


       
    6. Then you can search LastPass for the password you saved. Once you find the password you saved you can copy and paste it into your application as needed. 

 

Details

Article ID: 120637
Created
Wed 11/18/20 11:56 AM
Modified
Thu 5/13/21 9:57 AM