UniKey Ultra Dual


UniKey Ultra Dual is the first software protection dongle with dual USB interfaces: USB Type A and Type C. Ultra Dual offers a software protection solution for licensing management over local and remote networks. Those familiar with UniKey PRO will be right at home with a “UniKey PRO Mini with Type-C” dongle that includes all the functionality of UniKey PRO, with added compatibility between PC and Mac.

UniKey Ultra Dual also offers users driverless operation, hardware-based encryption, multiple protection schemes, embedded API protection, floating licensing ability for remote updates, large memory capacity, and hardware and software IDs for identification of devices. Its networking functionality includes white/blacklist functions, automatic Windows Firewall configuration and more. Control your software’s license across networks easily with minimal configuration, enhanced flexibility.


Dual USB Interfaces

Includes a USB Type-A and Type-C interface, flexible for any USB interface on any OS.



UniKey is driverless, meaning users can plug-in and get started straight away.


Network Functionality

Network functionality allows a controlled number of networked clients to operate on a single UniKey device attached to the network. Functionality extends to black/white listing, elected licensing schemes, configuration with common firewalls and subnet crossing.


Encrypted Communication

All communication between clients and the server is 128-bit AES encrypted and digitally signed.


Versatile Methods of Licensing

UniKey supports a diverse range of licensing models appropriate to business needs, including feature-based, rental, subscription, floating and/or time-based, perpetual, try-before-you-buy, pay-per-use, volume licensing, and custom licensing schemes.


Hardware and Software Identification

Protection leverages a unique global 32-bit hardware ID and user-defined 32-bit software ID, as well as a 32-bit remote update tag, to grant authorization to use the software.


Anti-Cloning Protection

The protection system prevents the cloning of UniKey to evade restrictions set on the UniKey device and software.


Remote Update Management

Remotely update the license of your software on the UniKey device, such as add or remove functionalities, extend the validity period.



Support on a wide variety of operating systems including Windows 98SE, 2000, XP, Vista, Server 2008 and 7, Mac OS X and Linux 2.4+, both 32 and 64 bits.