Changing the eToken Initialization Key

To change the eToken Initialization Key:

  1. In the eToken Advanced Settings window, click Change Initialization Key.

The eToken Initialization Key window opens.

  1. Complete the fields as follows:



Use Default Initialization Key

Select to use factory-set default.

Use Specified Initialization Key

Enter the password previously configured in the This Value field below.

Change Initialization Key to:

Default: Revert to default.

Random: If selected, it will never be possible to re-initialize the token.

This Value: Select and confirm a password.


  1. Click OK to return to the eToken Advanced Settings window, then click OK again to return to the eToken Initialization Parameters window.

  2. Click Start.

When the initialization process is complete, a confirmation message is displayed.


See Also:

Initializing an eToken

Configuring Advanced Initialization Settings