Jump to content
Enpass Discussion Forum

Apple watch double click for accessing enpass app


Recommended Posts

Hi @Lele D.

Thanks for using Enpass and writing to us.

We really appreciate you for exploring the app and giving time in finding this valuable suggestion. The suggestion has already been noted and shared with the development team for further consideration.

Thanks for the suggestion!

Link to post
Share on other sites
  • 2 months later...

Hey @bhh,

Thanks for using Enpass and writing to us.

We appreciate your feedback. Please note that we already have a feature request for the same, which is aligned for implementation in the future. However, we’re not sure of a specific timeline when this will be implemented.

Thanks.

Link to post
Share on other sites
  • 1 month later...
  • 2 months later...

After the great "full" Touch ID Support implementation on macOS, the Apple watch double click Enpass authentication will be a new great enhancement. Especially when your Macbook lid is closed and you'll have no access to the TouchID Sensor. That for me often the case. 

Thanks for the best Passwort Manager in the App Store!

Link to post
Share on other sites
  • 1 month later...
  • 2 weeks later...
  • 4 weeks later...
  • 3 weeks later...

Just expressing my interest in this to help you prioritize.

I am often using my MBP with lid closed which disables Touch ID. Falling back to Apple Watch in that case would be super appreciated :)

Thanks for all your hard work!

  • Like 1
Link to post
Share on other sites
  • 4 weeks later...
On 11/19/2020 at 1:49 PM, Garima Singh said:

Hey @manolo4711 & @spn

Thanks for writing in and sharing your views.

To unlock Enpass using Apple-watch is already in our to-do list and will be available with the future version of Enpass. Please co-operate with us for the time-being. Thanks!

 

It seems that you have implemented this feature in version 6.6.0, but only for Macs supporting Touch ID. When will this feature be supported on Macs without Touch ID? I would think these are the Macs where this feature is more interesting than on Macs that already have Touch ID for quick unlocking of Enpass.

Link to post
Share on other sites

Just tested the updated version that adds Apple Watch support.

First of all, thanks a lot for taking our feedback into consideration and working on that feature :)

Unfortunately, the way it currently works does not solve my problem. Whenever I have my laptop's lid closed, the Touch ID gets disabled. In that situation, I am not getting a prompt on my Watch - it works only when the lid is open, and in that case Touch ID is just as convenient as Watch, if not more.

In contrast, when I am unlocking something in System Preferences, with lid open I can use both Touch ID and Watch to approve the unlock request (so just like in Enpass), but with lid CLOSED I still can use Apple Watch, even though Touch ID is inaccessible and disabled. And that makes a ton of difference in terms of usability.

Hope this is an easy fix for you, guys.

Once again, I appreciate your hard work on making Enpass better!

Link to post
Share on other sites
  • 1 month later...

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
×
×
  • Create New...