Export and Import E2E Room Keys

Element Web and Desktop

Export

  1. Go to Element Security & Privacy settings

  2. Click Export E2E room keys

  3. Enter a secure passphrase and click Export

  4. Choose to save the file

  5. Select a directory on your computer

Import

  1. Go to Element Security & Privacy settings

  2. Click Import E2E room keys

  3. Click Browse

  4. Select your export

  5. Enter your passphrase and click Import

Element iOS

Export

  1. Tap the cog in the top left of Element

  2. Tap Security

  3. Tap Export keys manually

  4. Enter a secure passphrase and tap Export

  5. Choose Save to Files

  6. Choose a location then tap Save

Import

This is a temporary solution until this issue is resolved

  1. Tap the in the bottom right corner

  2. Tap Create room