1Password Stream Deck Shortcuts
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1Password is a great password manager, but sometimes finding passwords for programs outside of web browsers can be tedious. For example, switching between QuickBooks Desktop company files requires a password each time they are opened, and managing many company files means constantly referencing passwords in 1Password.
Stream Decks make automation easy with programmable buttons that can speed up workflows, and 1Password provides an easy way to link to items:
Opening the link in a browser will redirect to the Desktop app (if installed):
The browser can be skipped by replacing
Building a Stream Deck Button
Create a Multi Action
Add a System: Website to the multi action and add the
onepassword://link as the URL
Add a 250ms delay
Lastly, copy and paste the Website item after the Delay
The reason for launching it twice is that sometimes (at least on my machine), it doesn’t open the 1Password item the first time. Creating a Multi-Action to open it twice is a quick fix without much extra effort.
Here’s an example shortcut for a 1Password item I use often for switching QuickBooks Desktop files:
You can download a Stream Deck profile with an example button here:
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