Hardware key

Updated: 10/11/2017 by Computer Hope

A hardware key is a key to lock and unlock a computer or computer device. These keys can prevent a computer from being turned on or off or prevent a device from being removed from a computer.


If this key happens to be lost or misplaced, it's very unlikely it can be replaced. If you are looking for a computer key replacement, contact the computer manufacturer or manufacturer of the hardware device.

Hardware terms, Key, Lock