iOS

Initial setup

In this article: Welcome, Database setup, Password, Face ID / Touch ID, Cloud sync, Autofill, Desktop app. 1. Welcome Start the app and go through the Welcome pages. 2. Database setup Choose to create a new database if you’ve never used SafeInCloud before. If you used SafeInCloud before, choose to restore your data from a cloud. Then configure the same cloud account as before. 3. Password Set and confirm a password for your new database. Choose a relatively complex password wi...

Basic usage

In this article: Samples, Labels, Search, Adding data, Templates, Settings. 1. Samples A new database contains a few example cards. Tap any card to open it. Tap any field to copy its content to the clipboard. Press the Edit button at the toolbar to start editing the card. 2. Labels In the main app view (Card list) swipe from the left edge to the right to open the Side menu. Or you can press the Hamburger icon (3 horizontal stripes) at the top-left corner. You will see the l...

Cloud synchronization

In this article: Setup, Cloud database, Synchronization times, Synchronization mechanism, Synchronization status, Passwords mismatch, Troubleshooting. 1. Setup Press the More menu and select Settings > Cloud Sync. Here is a list of supported clouds: Google Drive, Dropbox, OneDrive. You should have an existing cloud account to proceed. Tip: There is also another option called Another cloud (via WebDAV). This option allows to connect Network-attached storages (NAS) and other clouds, which...

Settings

In this article: Settings, Security, Preferences. 1. Settings To open the app’s settings, select Settings from the More menu of the main view. They are: Cloud Sync – setup the data synchronization with your cloud and your other devices and computers (see Cloud Sync (https://safeincloud.ladesk.com/258114-Cloud-synchronization)); Security – configure security settings like Auto Lock and login with Face ID or Touch ID (see details below); Change Password – change your password (see Passwo...

Autofill

In this article: Setup, Usage, Troubleshooting. 1. Setup Go to the phone’s Settings. Select Password & Accounts > AutoFill Passwords. Then turn AutoFill Passwords on and select SafeInCloud. 2. Usage Next time you need to fill login and password in some application or in a browser, tap the input field to bring the keyboard. Then press Passwords on top of the keyboard. You will see a suggestion. If it matches, then tap it to autofill. If not, press SafeInCloud… and unlock it w...

Password

In this article: Setup, Enter password, Fast unlock, Change password, Troubleshooting. 1. Setup Initially you set your password during the database creation process. Choose a complex enough password. It should be at least 10 symbols long. It should contain small and capital letters, digits, and some special symbols. Use the password strength indicator to estimate the strength of your password. Attention! Remember your password. If you forget the password, you will not be able to restore i...

Face ID / Touch ID login

In this article: Setup, Usage, Troubleshooting. 1. Setup Depending on your device model you can unlock SafeInCloud using Face ID or Touch ID. Configure it via the app’s Settings > Security > Authentication. Tip: The Require password every option will ask you password once in a few days (to prevent you from forgetting the password and loosing access to your data). You can disable these requests by setting this option to Never. Face ID or Touch ID should be configured in the phone’s ...

Pro versions

In this article: Pro features, Individual Pro version, Family Pro version, Pro license transfer, Troubleshooting. 1. Pro features Most advanced and useful features of SafeInCloud have a professional (pro) status. These Pro features are: - Cloud synchronization - Touch ID / Face ID login - Fast unlock - Autofill - Unlimited card storage - Password generator - Image and file attachments - Website icons for cards - Apple Watch integration You should have a Pro app version to be able u...

Advanced usage

In this article: One-time passwords, Password generator, Password strength, Password history. 1. One-time passwords Nowadays, almost all website services support Two-factor authentication (2FA). Such authentication requires a user’s password plus a one-time password (6- or 8-digit secure code), which can be send to the user via a text message (SMS) or generated with a special authenticator application. SafeInCloud can be such an authenticator application, which generates one-time passwords. ...

Advanced usage, part 2

In this article: Card icons, Expiring cards, Templates, Archive cards, Card sharing. 1. Card icons Each card has an icon that visually distinguishes it from other records. To change this icon, open a card and tap the icon. Use website icon – The icon will be downloaded from a website, specified in this card. Note: This feature might not work for some websites, which do not provide a favicon. Select symbol/color – You can select the icon from a predefined set of visuals and colors. U...

Apple Watch

In this article: Setup, Add card, Apple Watch, Troubleshooting. 1. Setup First, you should have your Apple Watch connected to your phone. Open the app’s Settings > Apple Watch and enable the Apple Watch checkbox. Press PIN code and set 4-digit code to access data on your watch. 2. Add card None of your existing cards are added to the watch by default. You should manually add them. To add a card to the watch, open the card and press the Watch button on the bottom toolbar. Th...