To open the app’s settings, select Settings from the menu of the main view.
Cloud Sync – setup the data synchronization with your cloud and your other devices and computers (see Cloud synchronization);
Security – configure security settings like Auto-lock and Biometric login (see details below);
Change Password – change your password (see Password);
Preferences – adjust multiple user interface options like Interface and Search (see details below);
Appearance – adjust interface appearance options like Theme and Lock screen (see details below);
Backup/Restore – backup your data to a file on your device or restore from a file (files are encrypted and password protected);
Auto Backup – automatic backup of your data to a file on your device on regular basis (https://safeincloud.ladesk.com/084867-Auto-Backup);
Install on Desktop – link to download the latest version for Windows/MacOS;
Import/Export – to export your data from another password manager, install a free Desktop app from https://www.safe-in-cloud.com/download and select File > Import from the menu;
Erase Data – erase all your local data (this will not erase data on a cloud and on your other devices);
About – see the app’s version, Pro status, support email, website and privacy info.
Rate App – write a nice review in Google Play Store to help others discovering SafeInCloud Password Manager.
Android Wear – configure integration with your watch (see Smartwatch).
The security settings are:
Lock at exit – lock the app, when you switch to another app;
Auto-lock – lock the app after certain timeout, when you switch to another app.
Fast unlock – unlock SafeInCloud with the 4 first or last symbols of your password (you’ll have only one attempt).
Biometric login – unlock the app with biometrics (Attention! You should always remember your password anyway);
Biometric method – always use fingerprints or use a biometric method selected in the system to unlock the phone (can be fingerprints, retina or face recognition);
Unlock with PIN-code – use system PIN-code to unlock the app;
Hide keyboard – hide the keyboard by default on authorization screen;
Require password every – require entering your password once in several days instead of using the biometric login (to avoid forgetting the password);
Empty clipboard after – clear the contents copied from SafeInCloud into the clipboard after certain timeout (only for Android 9 and earlier).
Password attempts – erase all local data (not the data on a cloud or other devices) after certain number of wrong password attempts.
Allow screenshots – allow taking a screenshot or record the video of the launched app (if not selected, recorded screenshots/videos will be shown black).
The preferences are:
Card’s subtitle – what to show in card subtitles in the card list (labels or login);
At login – what to do after entering SafeInCloud (show the cards, open the label list, or activate the search);
Default label – a label to switch after entering SafeInCloud;
Favorites at top – show favorite cards (with stars) at the top of the card list;
Hide passwords – mask passwords (••••••) in the view mode;
Show card count – show number of cards for labels in side menu;
Warn expiring cards within – show warnings for cards expiring within certain period (to be recognized a card should have a field with an Expiry type).
Global search – the app automatically switches to All Cards, when you start the search;
Search preview – what to show in card subtitles during the search (found text or card’s login);
Search by labels– include labels into the search
Search through passwords – include passwords into the search.
Use built-in – use the internal browser instead of the system default browser, when you tap a website address;
In paired window – open a browser in the adjacent window in the split-screen mode.
Use website icons – download and assign a website icon (favicon) for each card that contains a website address;
Clear cache – clear all download website icons and redownload them again.
Theme – a color theme for the user interface: Blue, Red, Light, Dark, Black, and System (light or dark – depends on the system settings on Android 10 and higher);
Background – select type of lock screen background appearance
Select image/texture – select background image or texture for lock screen
Text – select text color for lock screen
Preview – see overall appearance with existing settings