How to Find the USB Product ID

Applicable Products

This article applies to all YubiKey and Security Key devices.


For use with some applications, such as security software, you may need to know the USB product ID (PID) of the YubiKey or Security Key you have. You can use the steps below to find the USB PID of your device.

Windows

  1. Open Devices and Printers in the Control Panel.
  2. Right-click on the icon for the YubiKey (or Security Key) and choose Properties.
  3. Click on the Hardware tab.
  4. Click on Properties button
  5. Click on Details tab.
  6. Change Property drop down to Hardware IDs.
  7. You will see the PID listed.

Linux

  1. Open Terminal.
  2. Run: lsusb | grep -i Yubico
  3. You will see pairs of VendorID:ProductID listed.

macOS

  1. Open System Report (Apple Menu > About This Mac > System Report).
  2. Navigate to Hardware > USB.
  3. Select the YubiKey (or Security Key).
  4. See the Product ID below.

Did you find it helpful? Yes No

Send feedback
Sorry we couldn't be helpful. Help us improve this article with your feedback.