TOSIBOX® Keys terminology

Modified on Wed, 23 Nov 2022 at 01:35 PM

Master Key

A Key having all rights, used for:

  • matching new Nodes and Locks
  • creating Sub Keys
  • managing access rights for the Sub Keys
  • creating Backup Keys


Backup Key

Backup Key of the Master Key:

  • Activated on the PC where Master Key is plugged in
  • Backup Key has full access and matching rights
  • Backup may be used for serialization or access permission setup instead of Master Key
  • Can even remove original Master Key, since Backup Keys are equal to Master Key


Sub Key

Sub Key to a Master Key:

  • Cannot be used for matching new Nodes
  • Access rights managed by Master Key
  • Can be a Sub Key to several Master Keys