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Add a password

    You can add a new username and password while logging in to a website automatically, saving manually, or adding directly within your vault.

    Attention: Currently, there are two different extension menu experiences, so instructions may differ depending on your navigational experience. The "new experience" applies to version 4.104.0 and newer for the LastPass browser extension, whereas the "previous experience" refers to version 4.103.0 and earlier.

    Add a password by logging in to a site (automatically)

    Use this method if you know your login credentials, and LastPass will prompt you to add the password automatically.

    1. Click the inactive (grey or black) LastPass icon inactive LastPass icon in your web browser toolbar.
    2. Enter your email address and master password, then click Log In.

      Result: An active LastPass icon active LastPass icon is displayed and you are now logged in.

    3. In your web browser, navigate to your desired site.
    4. Enter your username and password for the site and proceed to log in.
    5. When prompted by LastPass, select Add password to add the password entry to your vault.
    Results: Your password has now been added to your vault.

    Add a password manually via the LastPass browser extension

    You can add a password manually using the LastPass browser extension menu.

    1. Click the inactive (grey or black) LastPass icon inactive LastPass icon in your web browser toolbar.
    2. Enter your email address and master password, then click Log In.

      Result: An active LastPass icon active LastPass icon is displayed and you are now logged in.

    3. Follow the instructions based on your experience:
      New experience
      1. Select the active LastPass icon active LastPass icon.
      2. Select , then select Add password.
      3. All captured fields are displayed. If desired, you can select a folder and/or manage the password options.
      4. Select Add password.
      Add new password entry in the new experience
      Previous experience
      1. Select the active LastPass icon active LastPass icon.
      2. Go to Add item > Password.
      3. All captured fields are displayed. If desired, you can select a folder and/or manage the password options.
      4. Select Save.
    Results: Your password has now been added to your vault.

    Add a password manually by saving all entered data

    Adding a site using this method is helpful for website login forms that require more than just a username and password.

    1. Click the inactive (grey or black) LastPass icon inactive LastPass icon in your web browser toolbar.
    2. Enter your email address and master password, then click Log In.

      Result: An active LastPass icon active LastPass icon is displayed and you are now logged in.

    3. In your web browser, navigate to your desired site.
    4. Enter your login credentials (and any other form fill information required), but do not log in.
      Tip: You can have LastPass create a strong password for you.
    5. Follow the instructions based on your experience:
      New experience
      1. Select the active LastPass icon active LastPass icon.
      2. Select , then select Save all entered data.
      3. All captured fields are displayed. If desired, you can select a folder and/or manage the password options.
      4. Select Add password.
      Save all entered data in new experience
      Previous experience
      1. Select the active LastPass icon active LastPass icon.
      2. Go to Add item > Save All Entered Data.
      3. All captured fields are displayed. If desired, you can select a folder and/or manage the password options.
      4. Select Save.
    Results: Your password has now been added to your vault.

    Add a password using the in-field icon on a site

    You can add a password inline within a site field while visiting a site.

    1. Click the inactive (grey or black) LastPass icon inactive LastPass icon in your web browser toolbar.
    2. Enter your email address and master password, then click Log In.

      Result: An active LastPass icon active LastPass icon is displayed and you are now logged in.

    3. In your web browser, navigate to your desired site.
    4. Right-click within the username or password field of a site.
    5. Select active LastPass icon (LastPass), then select Add item > Password.
    6. Enter all of the information you want to store.
    7. Select Save when finished.
      Add new password entry
    Results: Your password has now been added to your vault.

    Add a password from within your vault

    Log in to your vault to add a password.

    1. Log in to LastPass and access your vault by doing either of the following:
      • In your web browser toolbar, click the LastPass icon active LastPass icon and select Vault or Open My Vault.
      • Go to https://lastpass.com/?ac=1 and log in with your email address and master password.
    2. Select Passwords in the navigation pane.
    3. Click the Add icon .
    4. Enter the URL of the site, and all other information you want to store.
    5. If desired, do any of the following:
      • Select a folder to store your password in.
      • Select Advanced Settings and enable the checkbox(es) for additional security settings of Require Master Password Reprompt, Autologin, and/or AutoFill.
      • Create a TOTP code so the site (which is enabled with Two-Factor Authentication) can be shared with others
        Note: This feature is only available for LastPass Teams and LastPass Business accounts. What type of LastPass business account do I have?
    6. Click Save when finished.

    Clone an entry in your vault

    Duplicate an existing password entry within your vault.

    1. Go to https://lastpass.com/?ac=1 and log in with your email address and master password.
      • To clone a single item, right-click on the entry you wish to clone then select Clone.
      • To clone multiple items, check the boxes for each of your item entries, then use the Action drop-down menu and select Clone.
    2. If desired, make changes to any of the site entry fields. If no changes are made, your site entry will be an exact copy of the original.
    3. Select Save.
    Results: Your password has now been added to your vault.

    Prevent the in-field icon from appearing for specific site passwords

    If you do not want the gray in-field autofill LastPass icon to appear in your login fields, you can disable it within your LastPass browser extension Preferences to remove it for all sites, or add a site as a Never URL so that the icon does not appear for specific sites.

    Learn how here.