Upgrade from Previous Versions
If you already possess a previous version of Password
Depot, you can upgrade it to the latest version.
- First, you will have to order
the relevant upgrade for your version. The purchase of upgrades is
less expensive than purchasing new full versions.
- Having completed your order, you will receive a license
key (an unlock code) for the current version.
- Now install the current
version. If your old version is no longer installed on your PC, you
do not need to re-install it. If it is already/still installed, however,
you do not need to uninstall it. Yet, we would recommend a deinstallation
as this enables a better overview and, in case of deinstallation,
installing Password Depot`s current version again.
- Open the newly downloaded
- Go to Help > Unlock
and select Step 2 - Unlock Password
- Follow the wizard's instructions. First, you will need to request
a free activation key. In
the next step, you can enter the license
key (unlock code) you received when ordering a
- Finally, you can open your database from the old version in the
new, activated version: In the main menu, go to Database
> Database Manager, click
and select the path to your file. By default, your file is to be found
at "My documents" (XP) or "Documents" (Vista,
Windows 7, 8 and 10). Confirm your choice with Open
and authenticate yourself for the file by using your master password
and/or key file.
very old versions, it may be helpful to open your database in the old
version first, followed by conversion to XML. Subsequently, create a new,
empty database in Password Depot 12 and import your XML file.
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