[KB7586] Export your passwords and other data from ESET Password Manager


A new version of Password Manager is available

Password Manager 2.x is no longer supported.

Upgrade Password Manager to the latest version (for mobile devices or extensions)


Export data from version 3.x

  1. Open the ESET Password Manager browser extension, click the menu icon and click Settings.

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  2. Scroll down to the Data section and click Export data.

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  3. See the description below and select an export format. If you select Password-protected file, you must type in a file protection password. Type in your Master Password and click Export data.

    • Select Password-protected file to create encrypted backups of your password manager database in .json format.
    • Select CSV to create unencrypted files in .csv format. As the CSV format is not encrypted, we do not recommend using it for passwords or personal data.
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  4. The file will be downloaded to your Windows File Explorer.

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  5. Import your data to the latest version of ESET Password Manager.

Export data from ESET Password Manager version 2.x to version 3.x

Export data from ESET Password Manager version 2.x to version 3.x

Export is from the Password Manager browser extension only

The export will only contain data from the ESET Password Manager browser extension and not the mobile application. 

  1. Open the ESET Password Manager browser extension.

  2. Click Open application.

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  3. On the ESET Password Manager home screen and click Export. In the Export database window, click Export all.

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  4. Select ESET Password Manager XML and click Next (in ESET Password Manager version 3 and later, the .spdb format is no longer supported).

    File names

    The file format (ESET Password Manager XML) you export from version 2 is named ESET Password Manager v2 when importing the file into version 3.

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  5. Select the destination folder where you want to export your data. Click Save.

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  6. Finish exporting your data by clicking Close.

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  7. Import your data to version 3.x.