Hideez Client Interface & Main Settings
Hideez Client – Interface and Settings
The left panel is as follows:
  • Application name (1) and version (2)
  • Hideez dongle serial number and firmware version (3)
  • Bluetooth signal strength (4) (as the distance from the computer to the Hideez dongle increases, the value decreases)
  • Vault settings – menu item for displaying basic settings (5)
  • Password Manager – a menu item for the password management (6)
  • Settings – menu item for general settings (7)
  • Help –– documentation section (8)
  • Hideez Bluetooth Dongle Indicator (9)
You can see several icons:
Yellow padlock means that the authorization procedure for accessing the data stored on the key failed. Another indication is the red "Authorized" indicator. In this case, the Password Manager menu section will not be displayed
Icons for disabling or deleting a key.
Disconnection means that the key cannot be used to continue working at this workplace.
Removal means that in addition to disconnecting, the primary connection (pairing) between the key and the workstation (bond) is also removed.

Device settings section

Basic information about Hideez Key is displayed:
  • Hideez Key name
  • Serial number
  • MAC address
  • % free storage space (accounts are stored in dedicated storage 80KB)
  • Firmware version
  • Bootloader version
  • Connected – connection between Hideez Key and the User's endpoint. A green light means a connection is established, a red light means there is no connection. To establish a connection, the Hideez Key must be kept within the range of the dongle's Bluetooth connection.
  • Initialized – the stage between creating a physical Bluetooth connection with Hideez Key and authorization while downloading open metadata from the device (name, MAC address, battery, firmware version, etc.)
  • Authorized – a secure channel has been established between the application and Hideez Key.
  • Storage loaded – the status of data load from the key. The green indicator means that the key is authorized, the data is uploaded and the Password manager menu item is available. A red indicator means that the key cannot pass authorization or that new passwords from HES are being loaded onto the key.

Password manager

Information about all user accounts (account name and login) is displayed. Use the search by account name and login to quickly find the desired account.
Accounts that are downloaded from the server are not editable by the user. They are marked with a corresponding icon in the general list of accounts