My name is Susan and I have now come on board with the Password Reset Key program, as it has potential. I've come on board to turn around... Read more
Non-Delivery of Keys
I have been in dispute for a while with the company I engaged to deliver the keys. I have been under the impression that a few backers did not... Read more
I Am Back!
I must apologise for being absent. I have had some personal issues that have taken up all of my time and I have neglected the project because of... Read more
I have been away for the last week and it seems there have been a few issues in my absence. It appears that the distributor sent out a... Read more
Final Domestic Keys Shipped Yesterday and International Keys Complete Tomorrow
The final shipments will be completed tomorrow. We have shipped all domestic (UK) keys yesterday and the final batch of International keys will be shipped tomorrow. Please allow... Read more
New Website Up and Running
The website is now up and running so take a look at www.passwordresetkey.com and let me know what you think. You will find a special Kickstarter area for you... Read more
There is good news in that the keys should start shipping today. The first batches have been run off and will start winging their way to you shortly.... Read more
For anyone who has still had problems downloading please try again now. hopefully there should be no further problems.
Ready To Go!
After some technical difficulties with the formatting of the keys shipped from the factory we have sorted out the imaging process and will be able to start shipping... Read more
Don't Use a U3 Stick!
If you were thinking of using a U3 USB stick then please don't. It has a different filesystem to standard USB sticks and you will encounter problems. I... Read more
Temporary Download Link
I am posting a temporary download link that I will enable for the next 48 hours. This is for those who have not yet successfully been able to download... Read more
Download Fixes and Instructions
It seems that there are still some people having issues with the download. I am doing my best to make sure you can all receive the download and... Read more
Keys Have Arrived!
Good news everybody!
The keys have arrived with the distributors and they are in the process of sample testing them now. Once this is complete we will start shipping them... Read more
Web server needed time to sync.
The server is now fully up to date with the new download and valid email addresses. No one should be having any issues now.
Download Email Is Case Sensitive
If you are getting the invalid email warning then you need to enter your email address exactly as it is in Kickstarter. The downloader is case sensitive.
Download System Rewritten
I have completely rewritten the download system and it should work fine for everyone now. It is much more fault tolerant so please go ahead and download the... Read more
Updated The Download Page
The download at www.passwordresetkey.com has been updated and should now work. This will download the new version of the software and should allow all backers to download.
Download Link Exceeded Bandwidth
It looks like Dropbox has blocked the link due to bandwidth issues with everyone downloading at the same time. I have investigated Google and it seems they will be doing... Read more
New Download with Fixes
I have sent out a new link for the download via dropbox. You can access this here: https://www.dropbox.com/s/1vihf0rb5nzwrtq/PRKUIsetup.zip
This should fix the errors people have been seeing. Please provide... Read more
There seem to be a few issues and I am looking into them now. Here are the current problems and details of what I am doing to fix... Read more
I am travelling at the moment so struggling to assist those having difficulties. The server I am using clearly wasn't prepared for everyone downloading at once. My bad!... Read more
Software Only Download Now Available!
The software only option is now available to download. You will shortly receive an email telling you how to download the setup program. If you have any issues... Read more
I am chasing the factory for confirmed delivery dates for the keys. Hopefully they should be with us very soon. Once I hear confirmation of dates I will... Read more
Kickstarter have confirmed that all funds have been collected and they are now transferring them to me. As soon as this hits my account I will be placing... Read more
So many people have requested information on where they can purchase keys or how they can back the project now that it has closed. I have therefore launched... Read more
Wow, I thought running a Kickstarter was hard work. Running the post Kickstarter is even more hard work. Everything is still on track and I will be shipping... Read more
There have been a number of questions around delivery so here is the planned timeline. I will let you know if anything changes:
17th February - Payment received... Read more
The project has completed successfully and we are into the next stage: fulfilment!
Already the majority of the funds have been collected. However, some of you have had... Read more
As a little bonus as we come to the end of the project, I have just tested the key in a Windows 2003 Server and a Windows 2008... Read more
Last Day. Only 14 hours left!
Only 14 hours remaining. Very exciting. Last chance to let friends and family know about the project.
The Big Push
The end of the project is approaching and the moment of truth is nearly here. As soon as the project closes the next stage is the gathering of... Read more
It seems my last post caused a little concern about DRM. I do not want to impose any restrictions on the software that will cause people problems, but... Read more
Lots of work has been going on this last week to get everything lined up for the production run and release of the software. Some minor bugs and... Read more
It has been a while since I posted an update as I have been head down in coding and integrating the the licensing components. Also, the jet lag... Read more
Last Night In Texas
Leaving Texas tomorrow for the UK. Weekend work already planned out. I should have lots of updates for everybody by Sunday.
Jetlag Is Passing
The jetlag is passing and I am starting to feel human again. Busy day yesterday and another one today. I am talking to a number of people about... Read more
Just landed in Houston. Working on the code today. All going well. Lots of questions and messages. I will get back to all of you ASAP.
Starting to Test
The universal installer app is now ready for testing and the first sample is on it's way from the factory. I expect some debugging will be required as... Read more
£10,000 on Day 6
When I launched this project I had no idea it would be this successful. We have just passed the £10,000 mark and we are still going up. This is absolutely... Read more
Preparing for Distribution
Yet another good day. Backing is growing steadily and the coding is coming along nicely. The only scary part is that when I started this project I thought... Read more
More News Coverage
Technabob have now picked up the story and have written an article: http://technabob.com/blog/2014/01/08/usb-key-reset-windows-login/
Hopefully this is the second of many stories. A good start to the funding today. Hopefully this will... Read more
By popular demand as many of you have asked if it is possible to order more than one key I have added some new rewards. These are:
A His and... Read more
Added a Project FAQ
I have added a project FAQ to respond to some of the questions I have been asked. I will keep adding to it as the project progresses. Take a look... Read more
Universal Installer Screenshot
A good day today with lots of coding and many more pledges. Although still a work in progress I thought I would share a screenshot of the Universal... Read more
CNET Has Picked Up The Story
CNET has run an article on the Password Reset Key. You can view it here http://www.cnet.com.au/pc-skeleton-key-lets-you-reset-forgotten-passwords-339346349.htm
Please share the link far and wide. Hopefully more news sites will pick it up.... Read more
Released New Stainless Steel and Stainless Steel Gold Keys
Due to popular demand I have released a new pair of rewards for the Stainless Steel and Stainless Steel Gold Coloured keys. If you would like to upgrade then please... Read more
I need your input but I can't run surveys yet.
I have had a number of requests to release more Stainless Steel keys. Before I make a decision I want... Read more
I have uploaded new artwork of the keys from the factory to show what they will look like. I am also looking into whether we can do some... Read more
Day 3 and already 335% funded
Well it looks like I underestimated how popular this would be. I have had lots of nice comments from people all over the world so thank you to everyone for... Read more
Day 2 exceeds Day 1
So we are still on day 2 and we have passed the 250% mark which means the second day has been more successful than day 1 (which hit 125%). Thanks... Read more
Day 2 and 200% funded
Waking up to the second day and finding that the project is 200% funded is a very nice feeling! Celebrated with pancake breakfast. Time to get coding on the universal... Read more
We did it in 1 day!
Thank you to all my backers for helping to achieve the goal in the first day. This is amazing and I will have a serious think about stretch goals. Please... Read more
16 hours and 60% funded!
We are 16 hours in and already 60% funded. That is unbelievable. Thank you to everyone who has pledged so far. I am confident that we will hit the target... Read more
40% after 12 hours!
As we hit the 12 hour mark the project is already 40% funded. This is amazing. Kicktraq says the project is on track to exceed the funding goal significantly. If... Read more
Wow, just wow
This is incredible. I am 20% funded less that 12 hours after launch. This is fantastic news and I will be getting down to work to make sure the key... Read more