Lock and Sync Frontier Secure PWD

Are you going to be away from your device for a while? Consider locking your passwords. Do you need your passwords on different devices? You should sync Frontier Secure PWD.

Lock Frontier Secure PWD

On your computer:

  • Open Frontier Secure PWD. If it prompts you to enter your master password, it is already locked.
  • Otherwise, select Lock in the left-hand side menu.

On your mobile device:

  • Tap the menu or "hamburger" icon and the arrowbox icon to lock.

To unlock Frontier Secure PWD on any device, launch Frontier Secure PWD and enter your master password.

Note: Frontier Secure PWD does not have access to your master password. Only you know your master password, so keep it safe.

Frontier Secure PWD has an auto-lock feature for more security. By default, Frontier Secure PWD locks itself after five minutes of inactivity. You can change the amount of time before it automatically locks to: 30 minutes, 60 minutes, 10 hours, or 1 week.

To change auto-lock interval on your desktop:

  1. Open Frontier Secure PWD and enter your master password if prompted.
  2. Go to Settings in the left-hand menu.
  3. Click the General tab.
  4. Choose your preferred amount of time in the Automatically lock after drop-down menu.

Sync Frontier Secure PWD

Wouldn't you like to access your secured passwords from any of your devices? All you need to do is sync Frontier secure PWD.

Important: If you install Frontier Secure PWD only on your mobile device and need to do a factory reset, all your Frontier Secure PWD data will be wiped from the device. There is no way to get the data back.

On your computer:

  1. Launch Frontier Secure PWD and enter your master password if prompted.
  2. Go to Connect Devices in the left-hand side menu.
  3. Under Generate synchronization code, a sync code appears.
  4. Now get the device you want to sync with:
    • If syncing to a mobile device, tap the menu icon, then Connect devices > Code; or
    • If syncing to another desktop computer, go to Connect devices > Enter synchronization code.
  5. Enter the sync code from step 3 where prompted.
  6. Tap or click the Connect button.
  7. Enter your master password.
  8. Once synchronization is successful, tap Confirm if syncing to a mobile, or click OK if syncing to a desktop.

On your mobile device:

  1. Go to Connect devices, and the sync code automatically appears at the bottom of your screen.
  2. On the device you want to sync to, go to:
    • Connect devices > Code if syncing to a mobile; or,
    • Connect devices, and click Enter synchronization code if syncing to another desktop computer.
  3. Enter your sync code from step 2.
  4. Tap or click the Connect button
  5. Enter a master password.
    Note: If you have different master passwords for Frontier Secure PWD on your devices, you'll be prompted to enter the master password for your Premium device.
  6. When the sync is complete, tap Confirm (on mobile) or click OK (on a computer).

Note: Your sync code changes every minute. If the sync doesn't work, try again with a new code.

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