Smart Toolz® MIFARE – Contactless Card Configuration Kit

Configure Contactless MIFARE and DESFire Smart Cards

Smart Toolz® MIFARE – Contactless Card Configuration Kit


  • MIFARE Card Configuration Utility™ Software for:
    • MIFARE Classic
    • MIFARE Plus Series
    • MIFARE Ultralight / C Series
    • MIFARE DESFire EV1 Series
  • Includes 20 x Contacless MIFARE Cards, Readers, and Software
  • Design Card Project Files with AIDs, File Types, Permissions, and Keys
  • Superior Data Security with Card Configuration Utility Software
  • Integrated with Card Encoding Engine (CEE) = Automated DESFire EV1 Smart Card Encoding


Smart Toolz® Contactless – MIFARE Card Configuration Kit by CardLogix features the MIFARE Card Configuration Utility software program to configure a MIFARE or DESFire card’s file structure with Application IDs (AIDs), to set permissions and keys, and  to load data to the card. CardLogix’ MIFARE Card Configuration Utility supports MIFARE Classic 1K / 4K, MIFARE Ultralight, MIFARE Ultralight C, MIFARE Plus 1K / 4K, and MIFARE DESfire EV1, and more. The kit comes with 20 contactless MIFARE cards for your convenience.

Please note that this kit does not include middleware or APIs to support software application development for MIFARE cards. However, the kit enables the complete configuration and creation of MIFARE and DESFire cards to integrate with your pre-existing or new system. The card’s card project file can also be imported from within CardLogix’ Card Encoding Engine (CEE) software program to personalize, encode, and issue ID cards.

Smart Toolz Kit Includes:

Connect with Card Encoding Engine (CEE)

Personalize and Encode Contactless MIFARE DESFire EV1 and EV2 Smart Cards


Rapid MIFARE Contactless Card Configuration

Featuring the MIFARE Card Configuration Utility, users can design the card project file, assign keys, and set permissions. Configure MIFARE DESFire EV1, MIFARE Plus and MIFARE Classic, (ISO 14443A). Smart Toolz also comes with a contactless PC/SC card reader in order to test your development progress.

User-Friendly Card Configuration Utility

Smart Toolz Card Configuration Utility provides an intuitive user interface for creating your card project file. Data fields are virtually represented so that the user knows where his or her data is going to live and how much EEPROM is being used and is available. Smart Toolz gives a card issuer the flexibility to configure the card however best fits his or her needs, whether the card be used for loyalty and rewards applications, physical access control, or transportation.

Card Encoding Engine™ Integration for Automated, Dynamic Data Encoding and Card Issuance

MIFARE Desfire EV1 projects created in Card Configuration Utility can be easily imported to Card Encoding Engine (Sold Separately), which provides full card personalization and dynamic encoding of variable data for large runs. More cards are planned to be supported in the future. See how it works here: 

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About CardLogix Corporation

Corporate Profile

CardLogix is an ISO 9001:2015 certified smart card manufacturer, software developer, and the premier provider of smart card technology with a comprehensive line of SDKs and tools that enable easy and rapid development of high quality smart cards. Since 1998, CardLogix has supplied millions of cards and card components to over 42 countries around the world. As an expert in smart card and chip technology, card operating systemscard software, development tools, and middleware, CardLogix has continuously been at the forefront of smart card technology.

CardLogix’ Mission

CardLogix’ mission is to make highly secure, high quality smart card systems more widely available to customers in need. CardLogix strives to make data transactions more secure, personnel and assets more protected, and to turn otherwise complex and expensive smart card systems into simpler, more cost-effective, and easier-to-develop solutions for everyone.

CardLogix Values

Trust is the primary commodity that CardLogix trades in every day. CardLogix builds and maintains customers’ confidence their products and processes, so that they can trust our cards to reliably protect personnel, sensitive data, and their most valuable assets. Starting with development software that’s flexible and easy to use to uncompromising customer support, CardLogix delivers on the promise of trust that our service inspires and our cards guarantee. Our company culture breeds initiative, commitment, and follow-through. As a global supplier and active industry participant, CardLogix understands the importance of being a responsible global business. With recycling, energy conservation, and full RoHS compliance, the company meets its goals with the environment in mind.

CardLogix Advantage

  • Experts in smart card technology with an understanding of what it takes to get a card project from A to Z
  • Commitment to ISO, ICAO, and industry conformance to ensure performance and interoperability
  • Extensive partnerships with companies that offer complementary smart card infrastructure components
  • Innovative products and solutions that simplify smart card development
  • Cutting edge technology, sophistication and differentiated quality at a fraction of competitors’ costs
  • Continuous customer support and involvement with evolving card projects

CardLogix Solutions

CardLogix manufactures high security and multi-functional ISO compliant smart cards, powered by CardLogix’ own operating systems. CardLogix offers easy-to-use SDKs for programmers, powerful middleware and APIs, a variety of applications software, and innovative solutions that empower end-users to develop and personalize smart cards without requiring any user-programming. The company partners with key suppliers in software, biometric capture, card readers, and card printers to deliver complete, leading-edge solutions. CardLogix smart card platforms provide solutions for multiple applications to markets globally, such as national, civil, voter and enterprise identity; physical access and logical access cards; stored value; loyalty and rewards programs; e-purse; gaming, healthcare and other solutions that use a combination of multiple applications onto one card.

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