iOS: Add Tools from Other Manufacturers to One-Key

Use ONE-KEY™ to organize and track tools of any brand from your smartphone or tablet.


We want to help you keep track of all your tools, not just the ones made by Milwaukee®. That’s why we designed the One-Key mobile app to allow you to seamlessly integrate any tool of any brand or manufacture into your digital inventory


Get started on the One-Key mobile app

  • Log in to the One-Key mobile app.

  • The homepage, or Inventory Dashboard, will display on your screen.


How to add tools and equipment from other manufacturers

Whether they’re from the Milwaukee line or another, you can manage all your tools from your phone using the One-Key mobile app.

  • Starting from the Inventory Dashboard, tap the “+” sign in the upper right-hand corner of the screen.

add-to-inventory slider has "Other Tools & Items" selected
  • Choose “Other Tools & Items”
  • To add another manufacturer's tools, tap the “+” sign in the upper right-hand corner of the screen. Now enter the name of the non-Milwaukee Manufacturer into the Manufacturer Title box. The newly entered manufacturer name will display on the following screen.


Add a manufacturer on mobile
List of manufacturers on mobile


  1. Tap the name of the non-Milwaukee manufacturer. The Add Inventory Item page will display on your screen. From here you can add a photo, and the following details to your tool:

  • Description: Brief description of your tool (required).

  • Model #: The model number of this line of tool (required).

  • Category: The type of tool.

  • Person: Crew member your tool is assigned to.

  • Division: The team that your tool is assigned to.

  • Place: The place that your tool is assigned to.

  • Tool Number: The custom name/number that you’ve given your tool.

  • Serial #: The serial number of this specific tool.

  • Status: Availability or physical condition of your tool.

  • Purchase Information: Value of your tool, date/place of its purchase.

  • Service Date: Date for routine maintenance/repair.

  • Assign barcode: Enter a trackable barcode number or asset ID tag.

  • Add Nearby TICK™: Add an external TICK Bluetooth® or equipment tracker.

Once you’re finished, tap “Save” in the upper right-hand corner of the final screen to save the tool to your inventory. Make sure all the required fields are filled out.


    Item detail on mobile

    Your equipment has been added to your One-Key inventory. 


    One-Key empowers you to keep track of all your tools, including the ones not made by Milwaukee.