iPhone Instructions

Product Requirements

For use on iPhone, you will need: 

  1. iPhone 8 or newer running iOS 13 or above.

Setup your Stash card with the Stash app on your iPhone 

  1. Download the Stash app on your iPhone by clicking here or by searching "Stash Password Manager" in the App Store.
  2. Open the app on your iPhone.
  3. Walk through the intro screens and start your free trial.
  4. Enter your contact information so we can send you important product information.
  5. Walk through the quick start guide to learn how to get started with the app functions.
  6. To setup your Stash card, click the hamburger menu (located in the top left corner) in the Stash app and select “Setup your Stash”. A “Ready to Scan” popup will be displayed to scan your Stash.
  7. Press and hold the button on your Stash card and tap it to the back of your iPhone near the top edge until you receive a success notification in the Stash app. (Note: You don’t need to push the button very hard as you should feel a small click)
  8. From this point on, any request to view, add, or update an account in your Stash app will require you to tap your Stash card in order to access the information.

Creating/adding accounts

  1. Tap the “+” icon in the top right corner of the Stash Password Manager app.
  2. Enter the company name. This is the name shown in the list of accounts.
  3. Enter your username.
  4. Edit your display name if needed.
  5. Enter your existing password or if you need to generate a password, click the password generator icon next to the “Password” field.
  6. Tap “Save” in the top right corner of the screen when finished. (If you are using a Stash card the “Ready to Scan” popup will display. Press and hold the button on your Stash card and tap it to the back of your iPhone near the top edge until you receive a success notification in the Stash app.)
  7. Your login credentials are now securely stored in your iPhone (or your Stash card.)

Viewing/editing your usernames and passwords

  1. Open the Stash Password Manager app on your iPhone.
  2. In the app, tap the account for which you would like to view your login credentials and the data will be decrypted and displayed for you. (If you are using a Stash card the “Ready to Scan” popup will display. Press and hold the button on your Stash card and tap it to the back of your iPhone near the top edge until you receive a success notification in the app.)
  3. Once you see your login credentials appear in the app, you can tap the icon to the right of the fields to copy the one you need. Go to the website or the app that you are wanting to log into and paste them into the appropriate fields.
  4. If you would like to edit your account information, tap the "Edit" button in the top left corner. You can update your username and password, or delete the account from your Stash. When you are finished with your changes, tap the "Update" button.
  5. When you are done viewing your credentials, tap the "Close" button in the top right corner of the window.

Viewing/editing Company information

  1. Open the Stash Password Manager app on your iPhone.
  2. In the app, long-tap the Company name of the account for which you would like to view.
  3. Under the "Info" tab, you can view and edit the Company name that appears in the Account list and the company website, and you can view a list of all the accounts associated with the Company.
  4. Under the "Sources" tab, you can view and edit all the website addresses and app ID's associated with the Company when using Stash+. You can edit the number of Tab keystrokes used by Stash+ to sign you in to that source location on your computer, or delete the source all together.
  5. When you are finished making your changes, tap the "Update" button under the "Info" tab.
  6. If you want to delete the Company and all the associated accounts, tap the "Delete" button under the "Info" tab. 

How to backup your Stash

  1. Click the hamburger menu (located in the top left corner) in the Stash Password Manager app and select “Backup”.
  2. You will be prompted to create a password for the backup file. Enter your desired password. (You will be asked to enter this password whenever you restore to this backup.)
  3. If you are using a Stash card, hold your Stash card to the back of your iPhone while pressing the button on your Stash card until the process is complete. This can take up to 20 seconds to complete depending on how many accounts you have.
  4. Choose the desired location to store your encrypted backup file and click save.

Note: We recommend that you keep your .stash file in a safe and secure location.

Restoring your Stash

  1. You can access the “Restore” function by clicking the hamburger menu (located in the top left corner) in the Stash Password Manager app.
  2. Next select “Restore”.
  3. Find and select your backup file.
  4. Enter your password for your backup file.
  5. If you are using a Stash card, hold your Stash card to the back of your iPhone while pressing the button on your Stash card until the process is complete. This can take up to 20 seconds to complete depending on how many accounts you have.