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How to initialize or reset a SafeNet 5110FIPS USB Token Device password

Solution ID : INFO1912
Last Modified : 10/21/2023


To initialize or reset a SafeNet 5110FIPS USB Token Device password please follow the steps below:

NOTE: By completing the steps below, if your certificate has already been installed, your certificate will be removed as this process will delete the contents of the SafeNet USB Token Device.
  1. Insert the SafeNet USB Token Device into the computer
  2. From the start menu, please run the SafeNet Authentication Client Tools program.
  3. Select the Gear icon for the advanced view.

  4. On the left-hand side, right-click on PKI Token-ALADDIN-VRSN, and select Initialize Token.
  5. In the section Create Token Password, enter your new Token Password and select Start.
  6. Select OK to reset all the token parameters.
  7. After the SafeNet USB Token Device has been reset, you will now be able to install new certificates on to the token with your new password.