SecureAccess 3.0 is a fully redesigned password protection and data encryption application which uses a new encryption engine. There is no direct upgrade installation available. You will need to migrate to the new SecureAccess V3 by performing the following steps:

  1. Launch SecureAccess V2 and copy all the data from the Vault to your computer hard drive or another flash drive.
  2. Delete the SecureAccess V2 Vault and Application files.
  3. Install SecureAccess V3 and create a new Vault
  4. Copy all your data back into the new Vault

Notice: The link above provides a Mac OS 10.11 El Capitan compatible SecureAccess V2.

Below are the complete instructions to migrate your data.
STEP 1 - Backup the data in your SecureAccess v2.0 vault to your Mac
1. Open SecureAccess 2.0.

2. Highlight all the files stored inside SecureAccess 2.0, press and hold the Command (Apple) key and click the files. From the menu select Save File(s) to...

SanDisk SecureAccess v2.0 for Mac users Mac users will need to download and install the SanDisk SecureAccess software for their SanDisk.

3. Select the location to save your files.

STEP 2 - Delete SecureAccess v2.0
1. Delete the SanDiskSecureAccessV2_mac and the SanDiskSecureAccessVault folder.

STEP 3- Download and install SecureAccess 3.0
STEP 4- Transfer files in SecureAccess 3.0
1. Open SecureAccess 3.0.
2. Drag and drop the files into Secure Access 3.0.

You have now migrated from SecureAccess 2.0 to SecureAccess 3.0

Once you have migrated to SecureAccess 3.0 you will have an option to backup the encrypted database to your computer. See the link below for instructions on backing up your encrypted files.

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SanDisk SecureAccess v3.02 is a fast, simple way to store and protect critical and sensitive files on SanDisk USB flash drives.
Access to your private vault is protected by a personal password, and your files are automatically encrypted - so even if you share your SanDisk® USB flash drive or it becomes lost or stolen, access to your files are safe.
Note: SecureAccess is not required to use your flash drive as a storage device on Mac or PC. SecureAccess is a complimentary data encryption and password protection application.

SecureAccess v3.02 features
- Quicker start-up
- Improved password settings
- Faster Encryption with multi-thread processing
- Ability to edit your documents stored in vault
- File Streaming Access
- Encrypted Backup and Restore data stored in vault
- Optional File Shredder (deletion) from source after transfer to vault
- Automatic logout time-out setting


- The SanDisk SecureAcces Encryption program is a 128-bit AES encryption.
- If the password is forgotten, the information stored on the flash drive cannot be retrieved.
- There is no 'forgot password' option to reset the password.
- If the password cannot be remembered, with or without the password hint available, the files on the drive are not accessible.
- SanDisk Customer Care cannot provide a new password or alternative method to access encrypted data.
- The drive can still be used by reformatting and reinstalling SecureAccess.
- Formatting the drive will erase all data on the drive. Once the process begins, ALL THE DATA ON THE DRIVE WILL BE LOST!

Quick AssistDemos
- How To Use SecureAccess

Quick Start Guide
- Download Quick Start Guide

Download SecureAccess V3.02 Application for PC and Mac below:
- Download for PC (8MB)
- Download for Mac (13MB)
Languages Supported
English,French, German,Spanish,Italian, Portuguese(Brazilian),Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, JapaneseandKorean

System Requirements
- Microsoft Windows® 10, Microsoft Windows® 8, Microsoft Windows® 7, Windows Vista®
- Mac OS® X 10.7+ (Intel Based Mac only)

Note: Secure Access is not supported on APFS drives
Instructions for Upgrading from Previous Versions
Migrate/Upgrade from SecureAccess v2.0 to v3.0 for Windows
Migrate/Upgrade from SecureAccess v2.0 to v3.0 for Mac
Migrate/Upgrade from SecureAccess v1.0 to v3.0 for Windows
Migrate/Upgrade from SecureAccess v1.0 to v3.0 for Mac

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4. How do I add files or folders into my private vault?
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6. How to Shred (delete) files from source computer after transfer to SecureAccess Vault
7. How do I remove SecureAccess software on my Cruzer flash drive?
8. How can I recover my password?
9. What can I do if my files are not showing up correctly in a SecureAccess v3.0 Vault?

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