If you’re new to mSecure, learn how to use the Windows app to manage your passwords, credit cards, secure notes, and more.
Create and manage your items
When you open mSecure, you’ll see a list of all your items, like your passwords and credit cards. Select an record to see its details.
Create a record
To add an item to mSecure, click the plus “Add Item” button to create select the type of record to create. Enter the details and click the check mark to save.
Edit a record
To edit an item, double click a record, or click the edit icon. When you’re done making changes, click the checkmark to save.
You can select a record, hold shift, and click another record to select multiple records, or click a record, hold crt, and select multiple records. When multiple records are selected you can mark the selected records as favorites, change their icon, group, or delete the records.
Quickly search, access, and sort items
mSecure comes with 3 icons next to the search bar to make organizing and viewing your information quick and easy.
Searching is the fastest way to find what you need in mSecure and mSecure starts with the focus on the search bar.
To search in mSecure, use the search field above the list of items.
Organize with favorites and show/hide sensitive fields
- Quickly view/hide sensitive information using the show/hide icon.
- Easily access your most important records by marking your favorite records and selecting the Favorites icon in mSecure.
mSecure allows you to sort items by Group, Type, Name, and Date. Your sort selection will follow you with the groups filters.
Filter All Items and the main record types
mSecure has 3 main record types easily accesible at all times along with All Items and Recent items to make accessing your information as easy as possible.
- All Items – Use thise to view all of your items
- Recents – View recent items in
- Logins – View all Login items
- Credit Cards – View all Credit Cards
- Secure Notes – View all Secure Notes
Filter between Groups
mSecure comes with 3 built-in groups. By default mSecure starts with Personal, Business, and Unassigned groups. When you create a record, it will added as an unassigned group by default. However, you are free to change the group when creating or editing a record.
You can also create new groups by going going into the mSecure settings (Click the gear icon on the bottom left area), clicking Groups, and selecting Add. There, you can give your group a name and select an icon.
Filter between Types
mSecure comes with 22 built-in record types or categories to meet most of your needs. However, mSecure also allows you to create new types of records and you also edit items in-line. You also do not have to use or keep all the records mSecure comes with. You are free to edit all the built-in records and delete the ones that you do not want. The only permanent non deletable record types are Logins, Credit Cards, and Secure Notes.
You can access all the different record types you have saved in mSecure by clicking on the Other Types option.
You can create or edit types by going into the mSecure settings, clicking Types, and either selecting an existing type to edit or create a new new type.\
When you delete an record in mSecure, mSecure will move the record into the Deleted Items area. From there, you’ll be able to recover deleted records or permanently delete the record(s).
Click the Lock icon to lock mSecure. mSecure Auto-Locks after 10 minutes of inactivity. However, you can change the Auto-Lock setting by going into the mSecure settings, selecting Security and changing the Auto-Lock setting to your preference.
To access the settings, click the gear icon on the button left corner.
In the settings you’ll be able to change settings, view account information, edit/create groups and types, and create backups among other things.