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Removing a user

Mark Litvack Apr 04, 2015 11:13AM PDT

In Splash ID Safe, I changed my email address on a client and now on my desktop it lists two email user addresses. How do I remove the old one?
Thanks,
Mark

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Justin Cepelak Apr 06, 2015 02:01PM PDT SplashData Inc Representative

Thanks for contacting us. You must be using an older version of the SplashID Desktop if has multiple users. Version 7 did away with that, and when you change the email on one client it updates all the others.

Let’s reset the Mac desktop data and update.

First locate and rename the SplashID Data folder:

1) open the finder
2) click the Go menu, then Go to Folder
3) copy and paste in: ~/Library/SplashID/
4) hit enter
5) click the folder name, to make it editable, and add .old to the end, so it’s com.splashdata.splashidmac.old

Now make sure you update to the latest version of the app.

https://splashid.com/downloads

Then launch the SplashID Desktop again, and go through the guided setup.

Now to get your data back:

- If you have good data on the cloud, it will download automatically.

- If you have good data on the Android app, use the Backup command found in Settings on the SplashID Android app. Then do a WiFi sync with the SplashID Desktop (you may wish to set the sync setting to handheld overwrites desktop first).

- If you have good data on the iPhone / iPad app, use the Send Records command in the Settings screen to send yourself all records as a vID file via email. Then do a WiFi sync with the SplashID Desktop (you may wish to set the sync setting to handheld overwrites desktop first).

- If you need to restore a backup vID file, you can just find the backup file you want to import and double-click it. You will need to enter the password that was set at the time the backup file was exported.

Auto-backup files are saved here:

Mac (v.7): ~/Library/Containers/com.splashdata.splashidmac.old/Data/Library/SplashID Safe/Backup/

Mac (v.6): ~/Library/SplashID/Backup/

Tip: Since the Library folder is hidden on Mac OS 10.7 or later, the easiest way to get to the backup folder is to
1) Open the finder
2) Click the Go menu, then Go to Folder
3) copy and paste the full path above.

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