How to create and manage a category in the Personal Space ?

Read on to learn how to create a category in your LockPass Personal Space.

All users can create categories in their Personal Space.


Categories are used to segment your Personal Space into sub-spaces to organize your passwords storage. 

Create a category

  • Step 1 : To create a category, click on the « Category » button after clicking on mceclip0.png


  • Step 2 : On the window that appears, you will be able to set several things :
    • The name of the new category
    • The category of your Personal Space to which you want to attach this new category

🚨If you create :

  • a child sub-category, choose the parent category to which your new category will be attached
  • a new parent category, choose to attach it directly to the Personal Space


  • Step 3 : Click on « Create ». The new category will appear on the left, in the list among the other categories of the Personal Space.


Once the category is created, you can then add as many passwords and child subcategories as you want. You can create as many categories as you like.

Add a category as a favorite

You will also be able to add this category as a favorite, so that it will appear as a shortcut on your LockPass homepage, so that you can find it easily.

To do this, click on the star next to the name of the desired category.


The category will therefore appear on the LockPass homepage, in the Favorites section.


Rename a category

  • Step 1 : Click on the category and in the information panel to the right, to the right of the name, click on mceclip1.png


  • Step 2 : Change the name of the category, then click on « Validate » 


Delete a category

  • Step 1 : Go to the category, and click on « Delete » in the information pane on the right. 

  • Step 2 : Enter the name of the desired category in the window to confirm your choice, and validate. 
🚨The category will be deleted along with all the passwords and subcategories it contains. You will be able to recover the passwords from the bin for 30 days.