How to Use LastPass

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How to Use LastPass

If you are like a lot of people these days, it can be hard to remember all the different passwords you have for a variety of sites. It might take you multiple times to remember the correct password, but by that time, you have wasted minutes out of your day. Well, use LastPass to keep a handle on all of your passwords. LastPass provides a way to use only one password to remember all the passwords you have across the Internet.

Searching LastPass

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Start by searching for lastpass.com on the Internet. Open a search browser, and hit “enter” to navigate your way across the Web. Then, the search engine will bring you to the LastPass site.

LastPass Main Screen

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Once you have searched for LastPass, you will now be at the LastPass Main Screen. You will notice their description at the middle of the page, and, at the top, right-hand corner, there are three parallel bars. Click the bars to see the options for LastPass.

LastPass Options

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There are a lot of options that you can choice when using LastPass. The options will appear on the top, left-hand side of the screen, if you hit the three parallel bars, or the options will stretch across the top part of your screen. The options include “How It Works,” which gives a description of the site, “Go Premium,” which allows you the chance to upgrade, and “For Business,” which talks about using the site in a business setting. The last two options are “Get LastPass Free” and “Log In.” This will help you get into the site.

Creating Your Account

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If you have not created an account on LastPass before, click the “Get LastPass Free,” which is the color red, to continue. If you have a previous account, log-in by hitting the “Log In” button, which is the color blue.

Adding Extensions

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After you have hit the tab to create an account, LastPass may ask you to add an extension to run their program. At the bottom of the screen, hit the “Install Now” button to keep the process moving along.

Downloading Completion

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After your computer has added the extension, a completion page will tell you that your download is fully complete. Also, LastPass will give you step-by-step instructions about what to do next.

Adding an E-Mail

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Lastly, LastPass will take you through steps to add your e-mail and a master password, which will open all the programs you use with other passwords. This way, you will be able to remember one password and get into a lot of sites quickly and painlessly.

LastPass is a fantastic way to focus on one password to open all the important sites on the Internet. This way, you will never forget a password again. You will only need one.

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