Key Croc
Factory Reset
In the extreme case that the Key Croc has become permanently inaccessible or inoperative, there is a quick method for recovery using a special boot pattern.
  1. 1.
    Hold the arming mode button with a paperclip, SIM card tool or similar instrument.
  2. 2.
    While holding the arming mode button, plug the Key Croc into a USB port and unplug it immediately after the green LED turns white.
  3. 3.
    Repeat step #2 three times while holding the arming mode button.
  4. 4.
    Finally, plug the Key Croc into a USB port a 4th time when when the green LED turns to an alternating red/blue pattern, release the arming mode button.
  5. 5.
    This process will take 5-10 minutes. When the firmware recovery has completed, the Key Croc will reboot, indicated by the green LED.
Technical note: This process will replace the primary boot partition with a copy of firmware version 1.0 kept on a backup partition. If the backup partition has been damaged, this process will fail.
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