How to Import the Norton Identity Safe data?

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Steps for importing the Norton Identity Safe data:

By following the steps detailed below, the users may import the Norton Identity Safe data from the previously backed up files through installed Norton Setup:

  1. First of all, launch the user interface of the Norton Setup being installed to the device.
  2. And then, click the “Identity” tile from the main page.
  3. After this, click the “Identity Safe” option.
  4. Thus, Norton Identity Safe window will be displayed on the screen.
  5. Here, tap the gear icon i.e. the ‘Settings’ icon displayed at the bottom of the window.
  6. Now, move to the ‘Import/Export’ tab.
  7. And then, click the “Import” button within the import section.
  8. After this, the “Vault Import” window will be prompted on the device.
  9. Here, select any one of the following options as listed below:
    1. Merge the imported data with the existing data
    2. Replace the existing data with the imported data
  10. And then, click the “Import” button.
  11. Now, follow the path as shown below for accessing the vault backup on the local storage of the device.

My Documents >> Norton Identity Safe >> Backups >> <Norton Account Name>

  1. Here, select the backed up file by right clicking on it and then, click the “Open” option from the context menu.

(Important Note: If no backed up data files are stored on the local storage then, the users may refer the contact us section of the link: Norton.con/NU16.)

  1. Now, choose any one of the following option listed below within the confirmation message that appears, if the users had set different passwords for login to the current Norton vault.
    1. For retaining the password that has been stored within the Norton cloud vault: Select “Keep Existing Password” option.
    2. For overwriting the password that has been stored within the Norton Setup Cloud vault with the password that has been stored within the imported vault: Click “Keep Imported Password” option.
  2. At last, click the “OK” button in the confirmation window, when prompted. is an independent support provider on On-Demand Remote Technical Services For Norton Security products. Use of Norton Name, logo, trademarks & Product Images is only for reference and in no way intended to suggest that Technology has any business association with Norton. Norton trademarks, Names, logo and Images are the property of their respective owners; disclaims any ownership in such conditions.