Activate & Update


Updater (64-Bit)

With this program, you can activate and update your Redkey easily. It is designed for modern Windows PCs running a 64-bit operating system. If you encounter any difficulties, you can try the alternative version below.


Updater (32-Bit)

This version of the updater is an alternative for those using older PCs or for those who have experienced issues with the main version. Try it if you need it.


Other information

About product activation

To use your Redkey, first open the packaging and uncover the scratch-off panel. You'll find a one-of-a-kind activation code under the panel. Enter the code into the updater when prompted. After activating your Redkey, you can update the software on it. Remember, you need to use a Windows®-based PC to activate your Redkey and you must be connected to the internet. The download is about 1GB in size. Don't try to activate your Redkey (successfully) more than once or it will become blocked and you'll need to contact customer support to unblock it.

About our updater App.

Redkey Updater App is a free, downloadable program that runs directly from your computer without any installation necessary. It's easy to use - simply download the program, update and activate your Redkey, and then delete the program when you're done. There's no need to install anything, so you can start using your Redkey right away. Enjoy!

About Legacy Redkeys (V1 & V2 Keys)

If you have a V1 or V2 Redkey, you may not have received an activation code with your device. But don't worry - you can request one for free. Simply run the Updater app program with your Redkey attached, and hit "Request Activation Code." You'll be asked to provide some information for verification. We'll review your request and get back to you by email within 72 hours. Once you have your activation code, you can activate your Redkey and start using the latest software. Happy updating!

About using the latest updater

It's important to always use the latest version of Redkey Updater available for download. New versions of this program are released frequently, and older versions may stop working when a new version is introduced. They may not even warn you that they are outdated, so it's best to make sure you're using the latest version. You can download the latest version of Redkey Updater from this page. Enjoy the latest and greatest features!

Current SW version

Redkey is always being improved and updated, so it's important to make sure you're using the latest version of the software. The latest version of Redkey USB software is version 4.62, and the latest version of the desktop Redkey Updater App is version 3.00. By staying up-to-date with the latest versions, you'll be able to take advantage of the latest features and work more efficiently. You can download the latest versions of Redkey software by using the updater programs available on our website.


Click here to find out more about Redkeys latest developments. Access our software change log and more.


To upgrade your Home or Professional Redkey to a higher edition, you'll need to purchase an upgrade code. You can do this by completing the form on our website. Once we verify the information you provided, we will send you an invoice. Once you pay the invoice, we will email you a copy of your upgrade activation code within 48 hours. Upgrades currently cost approximately $30 per level, but exchange rates may vary. If you have any questions, please contact our customer support team for assistance. They will be happy to help you.

Scripting Console

The ability to create, edit, and configure automated scripts directly from within the Redkey Updater App is only available in the Ultimate edition, starting with version 2.65 of the updater. This new feature makes it easier to create scripts without having to use complicated programming text files. To access this function, simply go to the Settings menu of the updater. Scripting can save you time when processing batches of similar computers, so be sure to take advantage of this useful feature if you have the Ultimate edition of Redkey.

Lost activation code?

If you disposed of your packaging before activating your Redkey, you can still request a copy of your unique activation code. Simply open the Redkey Updater App and hit "Request Activation Code." Then fill in your details and hit send. We will review your request and get back to you with your code within 72 hours. Remember, every Redkey has a unique activation code, so it's important to keep your code in a safe place once you receive it. If you have any questions, don't hesitate to contact our customer support team for help. They will be happy to assist you.