Do Not Reprogram Your Key!
It is possible to reprogram your key by
downloading the appropriate software from the Az-Tech web site. You
do not want to do this. Nothing useful can be accomplished by doing
this; in fact, this will render your key useless.
There are several ways to destroy a key. One
is by smashing it with a hammer. Another is by breaking it off while
it is plugged in to a USB port. A third is to electronically smash
the key by attempting to reprogram it with the Az-Tech software. You
are responsible for the care of your key. Keys that are broken or
reprogrammed must be returned to Interpex to be reprogrammed or
After more than 20 years of using Az-Tech
keys, we have discovered very recently that it is possible for a
user to download software from Az-Tech and reprogram the key to be
an "Examples" key. No one has ever done this before. Now we have two
instances in a short period of time.
If you or someone in your office or
institution has reprogrammed your key, KeyShow.exe from Az-Tech will
show the key as follows:
Notice the extensive use of the word "Example".
If you have reprogrammed your key, we will
reprogram it at no charge if you return it with a return label. That
is, you must pay shipping both to Interpex and from Interpex back to
you. If you cannot supply a return label, we will return the key
after shipping charges (including PayPal fees if paying by credit
card through PayPal) are paid.
If you have broken your key, either
accidentally or on purpose, there will be a US$40.00 charge to
replace the key, in addition to the shipping charges to and from