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Q: smart card drivers for XP

I need some Drivers for my computer I bought at Cyberpower pc. It's an x- infinity case. It's about 5 years old. They said they don't have the driver's anymore. Wondering I somebody here has them. Drivers for the USB smart card.


Preferred Solution: smart card drivers for XP

I recommend downloading and running DAP. It can help sort out any driver and firmware related issues on your system

It's worked out well for many of us in the past.

You can download it direct from this link http://downloaddap.org. (This link will open the download page of DAP so you can save a copy to your computer.)

A: smart card drivers for XP

Welcome to "seven" forums bigblockcutlass: If your running windows 7 we are going to need the manufacturer of the card reader iin order to try and find drivers for it that might work. But in all honesty 5 years old it's not looking good. It also helps to fillin your system specs in your user CP top of page then go to edit system specs list all the hardaware that's in your system. Thanks Fabe

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Hi all,

I've installed Windows 7, and had a problem using smart cards with the new OS.

I installed the drivers for my smart card reader (USB) from the manufacturer's website, and they installed fine.
Then when I go to plug in my reader, it says "Device driver software was not successfully installed" and it then says that the reader is correctly installed, but "Smart Card X No Driver found".

So I tried communicating with the reader and inserted card, and the communications is fine. So my only real issue is that every time i plug in my reader, it prompts me with "Not successfully installed" despite the fact that I've correctly installed the drivers.

Any ideas? Thanks.


A:Smart Card drivers

Welcome to Seven Forums. It would help us to know the exact card reader your refering to, as well as for you to fill in all your system specs. Top of page user CP scroll down to edit system specs and fill all them in. Here are a couple programs to help with finding out all your specs.Speccy - System Information - Free Download or |MG| HWiNFO32 3.55-838 Beta Download Please include 32 or 64 bit Windows Seven. I think you'll get more replies once you have done this. Thanks. Fabe

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I've got a couple different CAC readers which I'd use to access various USAF web pages; however, I can't get Vista 64 to actually install them. I plug in the reader and Vista can't find the drivers. I have a disk with the drivers, and even when I guide Vista to the exact location of the driver folder, it claims there are no drivers and cannot install. Anybody had any luck getting Vista 64 to install smart card reader drivers? Thanks!

A:CAC reader drivers? (smart card)

Hello msdunkel,
i dont have anything to do with smart cards but i found this on another site, i dont know if it will solve your problem but give it a go, would you please post your results, good luck.

Something new with Vista... It operates a lot like Windows Server 2003/2008. To get the card reader going you should go to the "Control Panel", "Administrative Tools", "Services" and scroll down to "Smart Card". Make sure that it is started. Set it to "Automatic" in it's properties. Smart card use is not always automatic granted for users in Server or Vista

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Im working on a friends computer. It is an HP and has a smart card reader. I can't find drivers. Any ideas? The computer is a a6137c When I look at devide descriptions is says HP ProtectTools serial smart card reader. How can i tell if it's a hardware instead of software problem?

A:Smart Card reader drivers

You did not give a lot of information, but this site is for smart card readers.
If I have the wrong model, just play around with the site until you get to the appropriate model
HP 2133 Mini-Note PC*-* SCR33x USB Smart Card Reader Driver - HP Business Support Center
If my suggestion of of no value, here is a page that may help

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i have done a lot of googling and i still don't understand what are they good for but i have a feeling they r some sort of old data storing devices like the floppy disks. anyway here is the picture of the smart card reader http://www.mega.pk/items_images/4962Dell_Latitude_E6420_496a.jpg its the long horizontal slot . i read a lot of confusing topics of people talking about smart cards of phones and cameras , im interested in knowing what the laptop smart card reader is good for , or the other thing the pcmcia ,

A:Solved: what the heck is the smart card and PCMCIA card slot

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i have a few pics and video clips from my logitech 510

i read this thred but i don't have a card reader to use that rog.


A:pls help me recover pics from my smart card card

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Somewhere I heard that you can get windows to run in an earlier version for a specific task. This could be complete garbage but I have the need.
I can't get an xp driver for an eltron card printer. If I could get windows to run in an earlier version just for the card printing life would be easier.
Am I dreaming?

A:Is windows xp smart enough to use win2000 drivers

I don't know about using the older drivers, if you have the disk space - you can make use a dual boot system. One partition for XP, and the other to run your card printer.

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Hi Guys,
I bought my brother a copy of Windows 7 but he has been unable to install it as he is not able to find drivers for his modem (Smart Link 56K Voice Modem).
Can you recommend the best place for him to look for drivers?
Many thanks


A:Drivers req for Smart Link 56K Voice Modem

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Its supposed to be a plugg and play Keyboard but some of the buttons are not working, like Calculator or F5 instead of refresh it goes to History in Chrome AND i love spamming F5 while waiting for an answer in TechGuy forums
Searched in Google for a few minutes with no success hope you can help me.
Smart Office Keyboard by Isotech
Model No: EZ-7000
S/N: 0311008709

Thankful for any help

A:Need Drivers for Smart Office Keyboard by Isotech

I may have had better luck with Google:


It appears to be a very old product with no driver support for Windows Vista or Windows 7.

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I am thinking of buying a second hand HP SAS controller, but on the HP site drivers are not available. So if drivers are not on the Vista 64 Ultimate, impossible to boot the system.

Anyone knowing the answer here?



A:drivers for P400 Smart Array controller?

so far no drivers for Vista x64. Contacted HP for that mather.

Strange because they still sell the P-series raid controllers.

Just to let you know.


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Thought it would be cool to do, since some software allows you to encrypt data and use a smart card to unlock data. Tried finding out if it was possible to turn an SD card into a smart card, but couldn't find anything. That makes me think there isn't a way, but thought I would ask anyways. Seems like there would be some software to do this, but I didn't find anything.

A:Turn SD Card Into Smart Card

Hiya Football101
Looks like you have a new project on your hands. LOL
Try this site...
Good luck

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Malygris1I have a Envy 20 AIO desktop pc.  Model No. 20d001la product No. H3X41AA#AC8  It was recently upgrade to Windows 10. It powers on but has a black screen.  Can't even get the bios screen to appear.  Tried various online support articles for resetting bios without being able to see the screen.  Nothing seems to work. PC powers on, HDD drive light comes on briefly, processor fan stays on, white power light next to power port, green light on power supply.  Lights on keyboard never flash when powered on. i have reseated the ram card and I have replaced the bios battery.  I have tried hp diagnostics on a flash drive.  Nothing will appear on the screen.  I don't want to get recovery disks only to find out that I still can't get anything on the screen. Any help would be greatly appreciated. I did what are you suggesting HP Desktop PCs - Computer Does Not Start (Windows 10,8)but ist not working,  I have the same problem

A:Boot problem hp touch smart envy after updating drivers

Hi there @Leo89, Welcome back to the HP Support Forums! I understand that you have already tried the computer does not start process and the screen is still blank.  I am happy to assist you with this. In following the Computer Does Not Start document, did you end up at this one: HP and Compaq All-in-One and HP TouchSmart Desktop PCs - Screen is Blank after Starting the Computer, specific to All-in-One computers?  If not then give it a try. If at the end you are still getting no display then you will need to contact Hp Phone Support, as it seems there is a hardware issue somewhere. Please use the following http://www.hp.com/contacthp and create a case for your issue and contact HP. If you live outside the US/Canada, please click the link below to get the contact information for your region. http://www8.hp.com/us/en/contact-hp/ww-phone-assist.html I look forward to seeing your response, and if it does resolve your issue, please mark this post as a solution. Kudos would also be appreciated.  

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I'm having great difficulty finding a smart card for my Toshiba A205. It's the one shapped like an "L" sort of and there just isn't a listing anywhere. Any suggestions ??? Thank You in advance.

A:Smart Card

Hi -

What is the exact model of your system.... A205-xxxxx ?

See p 133 of this Satellite A205-S4537 "users guide" --> http://cdgenp01.csd.toshiba.com/cont...vB_07Feb26.pdf

I am not familiar with the "L-shaped" card you speak of. Where did you obtain the one you have? Can you take a picture of it & attach to post?

Regards. . .



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A person has changed settings in password policies like "prompt password expire in 14 days" in Administrator tool. When i try to log in it does not accept the password and gives me the message " unable to log you on because it is required that you use a smart card to log on, please contact your administrator". I don't know what what i changed made. I can't entered from Admin account as well. How do I undo this change?

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Hi, i found in my smartcard slot an device who has an gradation, can you say if on this device i can put a analogycal  thermometer who has been show me the CPU temperature? I have an Dell Latitude e5430! Thanks! 

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Ok I have found another problem. I had my computer worked on and he re-installed windows xp. Before it was worked on I was able to insert my memory card from my digital camera ( I don't have the plug for the camera to upload pictures that way) and Nero always popped up. I think it was drive E. Now nothing is happening when I insert the memory card. I am able to use my external hard drive and it comes up as drive E. I believe my laptop has a built in smart card, but it is not showing.

A:Smart card

I believe you may have to reinstall the drivers.

First look in Device Manager with your camera plugged in
and see if there are any yellow exclamation symbols there.

May only be necessary to uninstall and reboot.

I have to log off now, hope someone else can help if OP replies.

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I get it, you can use a smart card to log in, encrypt/decrypt etc. But is there anytning else you can use it for?Thanks

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I need some help.  After connecting my account with Microsoft, I keep getting the message 'Connect a Smart Card' whenever I need to access 'Change User Account Control' menu or installing a software.  I don't have this issue before linking the
account and how do turn this off?
Please help.  Thanks.

A:Keep asking 'Connect a Smart Card'

You can disable the Smart Card Logon by using the Local Group Policy management console.
Start --> Run --> type gpedit.msc and press Enter.
Navigate to:
Computer Configuration\Administrative Templates\Windows Components\Smart Card
Right-click Turn on Smart Card Plug and Play service and click Edit.
Then select Disabled.

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I Have a 2008 server installed with active directory and updated with CA.I am trying to register an axalto cryptoflex smart card for user log on in vista this card is listed under registry[hklm/software/microsoft/cryptography/calais/smartcards].I want to know how to use this card for logon in vista

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Hello Community! Reading the RGS 7.2 manual, the section on Smart Card authentication implies that the feature is restricted to Windows receivers. Does the sender have to be a Windows system too? For example, could I use a Windows receiver with a supported smart card reader to forward that information to a Linux sender? Thanks!

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hello, i would like to activate smart card reader on my hp elitebook, SC is on bord but what drivers should i install to recognize my card? operation system is: windows 7 64 bit andubuntu 16.04  

A:smart card reader

Hi, For Windows 7, please try (Security software section):    http://h20564.www2.hp.com/hpsc/swd/public/readIndex?sp4ts.oid=4097215&swLangOid=8&swEnvOid=4060 Regards.

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Has anyone attempted to add a smart card reader to an existing P50 (Type: 20FL)?  In doing some research online, I found that part number 00UR884 listed.  I ended up chatting with Lenovo Support and they provided a different part number, 04X5393 (which also has a substitute listed, 00HW553). I found the following set of directions, https://support.lenovo.com/us/en/documents/PD101157 I'm curious if anyone found these instructions difficult to follow and which part number you ultimately ordered (I assume they all come with the cable).  They look like they are in the $35 range for price. Thanks, john

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Dears,I need to use smart card function. Although  I can hear system alarm when I insert smart card into SC slot , I donot know what to do next. I use ProtectTools security to setup smart card but save button is disabled. Any one can help with step by step solution or any other Doc.Regards, 

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This isn't really a driver issue but more of a some help with local policy / permissions (I think).

I have just put a new Windows 7 PC on our domain and I am having a few troubles getting the Gemalto Smart card to work as a user. This card has the Gemplus esigner which lets us authenticate to connect back to our bank for secure banking.

Basically this PC is in a domain which locks the desktop and programs down so a user cannot access Programs etc. We then place an RDP icon in the start menu and they access their programs via RDP into a terminal server. Only a few programs are run locally on the PC.

When we install the Gemalto software on an XP machine we set permissions on the installation folder for everyone to have read / write access along with the registry key and this works fine an allows users to be able to use this on the local PC.

With Win7 I have tried this but I keep getting "Cannot fine the certificate store" error ? however this works as administrator (local PC) which leads me to a permissions thing or a domain setting.

I can insert the smart card and manually import the certificate which reports sucessfull yet the same error occurs.

Has anyone else has this issue or can anyone point me in the right direction?

A:Gemalto Smart Card

Your issue may be a product of a feature called UAC (User Account Control) settings. They can be adjusted locally in the control panel under user accounts. However in a domain environment the UAC settings may be dictated by a Group Policy setting. Something perhaps to try would be to have the domain administrator log on to the Win 7 machine with his credentials and see if you still have the problem with the Certifcate, if that's successful than he will probably know how to fix it on the local machine. Not sure this will help, but I thought I would throw it out there and perhaps someone else may have another idea.

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I can't make any changes on my ASUS Laptop, every time I tried "connect a smart card" appear. This is a personal computer and I didn't use any smart card. Please help to sort this out. Thanks in advance.

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Im trying to write some smart card software using OCF, but I'm stuck at the beginning

here is a part of code:

CardRequest cr = new CardRequest(CardRequest.NEWCARD, null, FileAccessCardService.class);
SmartCard sc = SmartCard.waitForCard(cr);

I'm getting following exception:

PCSC Exception in method SCardConnect: PC/SC Error SCardConnect return code = 8010000b

Can anyone help? What am I doing wrong?

A:OCF and smart card problem


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went from me to xp. Now can't use my smart media card-won't install-need new drivers or new program??


A:Help smart media card

check the card readers manufacturers site for a driver update.

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I think this is somewhat a studpid question.Does my ThinkPad T450 have a smart card reader? It looks like this: http://www3.pcmag.com/media/images/467768-lenovo-thinkpad-t450s.jpg?thumb=yAnd I don't know how to find out.

A:Do I have smart card reader?

Go to SUPPORT (above) and enter your MT-M (like 20BW-Z0CJUS as an example) but without spaces or hyphens in the search box.  It should give a list of features in "machine info".
Alternatively enter your MT-M here:  Parts Lookup for a very detailed bill of materials.

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In my firm we have PKI 2008. Its work fine. But on one computer when I try to logon I have message:
The account has been restricted contact your system administrator
I dont know how to fix it.

A:Smart Card Logon

hiya,found this.
Sign on the the pc using local pc Administrator account.

Right mouse click MY COMPUTER PROPERTY COMPUTER NAME. Click CHANGE. Under MEMBER OF, click on WORKGROUP & key in WORKGROUP. Click OK. Then restart the pc.

Then sign in again using local pc Administrator account.

Right mouse click MY COMPUTER PROPERTY COMPUTER NAME. Click CHANGE. Under MEMBER OF, click on DOMAIN & key in the domain name. Click OK. Then restart the pc.

The user should be able to logon to the domain w/out problem.

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Hi guys.
My laptop has Smart Card reader. Could you recommend a free software to install virtual Smart Card. At first I'd like to test this functionality using some software. How many password can I store on real Smart Card. I need 10-20  password for Remote desktops and hdd crypted by bitlocker

A:Virtual Smart Card

You can click the links below for information on Virtual Software.
Virtual Software Information
Authentication / Smart cards
Virtual Smart Card Tutorial Information for Creating

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My laptop has the smart card error i sent to hp they sent it back not fixed how do i restore it

A:smart card error

andrewgrif789 Sorry, but this is just a community self-help forum staffed by volunteers.  We have nothing to do with HP Tech Support or the work done by HP Service Centers. You will need to contact HP Customer Support directly to speak with them about this problem. If you live in the US or Canada, contact information is on this page: http://www8.hp.com/us/en/contact-hp/phone-assist.html#section1If you live elsewhere, contact information is on this page: http://www8.hp.com/us/en/contact-hp/ww-contact-us.htmlNOTE: After you get through, stay on the line until you are finally able to talk to some one -- it can take a while! Good Luck========================================================================I am a volunteer and I do not work for, nor do I represent, HP.---------------------------------------------------------------If my posts helped you, please click the Thumbs-Up symbol on my post to say thanks.If my posts solved your problem please click "Accept As Solution".========================================================================

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We're running Windows 7 on an hp Pavilion slimline s-51010 in a professional (real estate) environment with a Smart Card reader attached. We use it with a program called SentriLock to modify smart cards that unlock SentriLock locks.

We had problems with employees installing unauthorized software. To curb that, we changed the default user accounts to be "Standard users." That way they would have to enter a password to run an installer. However, we discovered that this was easily bypassed by inserting a smart card because the computer asks for either an Administrator password or a smart card. We've kept the password safe and it isn't easy to just guess it.

What can we do?

A:Solved: Smart Card Problem

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 So I got my P50 with a smart card reader thinking it was the same thing as an SD card reader. I turned out to be wrong. Anyway, I was wondering if there's an accessory or part I can order to fill in the slot while a card is not in there; I don't want dust, particles, etc. getting into what amounts to a whole in the machine.

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I'm looking for a Smart Card reader and USB hub combination to fit in a 5.25 bay. I found one but it requires three internal USB ports. I have those on my Asus A7V card. It also needs to Win98se to work. I have the first edition and had some trouble once trying to use the internal USB ports while connecting my current USB hub. It sounds like 98se supports the feature. Are there any simpler products or a nifty solution of PCI cards and such?

A:Internal Smart Card Reader

What do you mean by niftier? If you have USB on the motherboard as well as the smart card connector (which the A7V has) why would you want to go out and buy another one? Go to SOYO's web site, they have bays for smart card and USB in one unit.

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So I got my P50 with a smart card reader thinking it was the same thing as an SD card reader. I turned out to be wrong. Anyway, I was wondering if there's an accessory to fill in the slot while a card is not in there; I don't want dust, particles, etc. getting into what amounts to a whole in the machine.

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I have a stack of used smart cards and I'd like to delete the certificates off them so I could reuse them.

The smartcard management software I have is trying to authenticate a password to allow me to edit/move/delete the certificates

I dont have the passwords, I'm not interested in the certificates, I just need to blank the cards.

Does anyone know of software that would delete the certificates or format the card?

A:Smart Card Management: Deletion

Anyone? Or does anyone know a site to ask about this on?

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Dell latitude d630 with smart card reader.
I want to use a smart card for authentication without a CA.
I kind of wonder if I can use any smart card of my choice (gas, groceries, credit) as an authentication device.
Can WinXp read the card, confirm my request to use it, and drive on?
Again, I want to use a self cert, or un-cert, card, a one-off card, as auth for my laptop.
Any suggestions?

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I was hunting some pictures and put my SM (Lexar) card into the card reader on my computer's tower to check for images. Finding none, I removed it and put it back in camera. Later, I went to take some pictures with the camera (Olympus D-370) and on the screen was a button "format" with a "cancel" button underneath that. I selected "cancel" and pressed the OK button and got the message "Card Error." The card was inserted correctly. I turned the camera off and then back on and got the same display. This time I chose "format" and pressed OK. Got the "card error" message again. I put the card back into my computer's card reader and it showed all the normal things it usually does.
Is my card bad or has the camera gone kaput? Batteries are fresh. Camera has been resting in its case; hasn't been dropped or anything. The card is normal in appearance and was handled properly.


A:Did Smart Media card die, or is it camera?

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I am running XP on my computer and all of the sudden I am not able to send data/files to my smart media cards. The message I am getting says " File or directory cannot be created". This occurred suddenly and I've never had issues before. I can download files to my computer and move them around, my computer just wont let me send or copy to the media cards. the cards have plenty of available space and I am able to move files from the card to my hard drives and they are working correctly....
Please help this is a pain in the neck.
Thank You.

A:Smart Media card issue

Is it possible you've moved the tiny switch on the side of the card and write protected it?

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I'm trying to create Virtual Smart Card on Windows 8.1 and get this error:

Failed to generate the filesystem on the TPM Smart Card. (0x80100003) The supplied handle was invalid.

Any ideas?

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I have had a problem getting a SanDisk SD 64 meg card back in action after deleting a bunch of files on it. I use it only for image work, and read it in a SanDiak 6 in 1 reader, which works fine with other cards - in the same slot. My system tells me it is write protected, and I cannot even re-format it.

I spent severl hours searching through two XP books and on the machine trying to get anything on write protection, and how to cancel it. I have no idea how it happened, as all I did was delete image files (jpg's).

Any help will be appreciated, as I really want to put this disk back in action, not that I have a new digital camera. How to I return this disk to writable status?


A:Write protection of smart card

The SD card will likely have a small sliding "write protect switch" on it.

Is this in the correct position?

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Who makes an internal smart card reader for desktop PC's that will run with Windows 98 first edition? I have seen them at Tiger Direct with USB hubs but they need second edition. I'm sure I saw some simpler ones a while back.

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Does Microsoft have a set of DLL or a way to access smart cards from a web page. Currently we have to use Java appelet in order to get at the smart card and be able to authenticate a real digital signature.  I would think with how highly used smart
cards are that Microsoft would have come out with a solution to this.  talking to another developer, they think or have heard that Windows 10 will have the ability to pass through smart card information to a web application.  Wanting to know if this
is correct or not or if it has to be a application made desktop and not web.  thank you and hopefully someone can help us in the community with access to smart cards in web applications.

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Somehow my smartcard didn't work anymore.

I tried to fix the service thru some info I found on the web. However something went wrong and knwo it's totally screwed. I can't even stop the service.

How can I repair this without reinstalling my XP?

Many thanks in advance!

A:repairing smart card service

what kind of card is it? make and model #

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Does anyone know if it is possible to use a Smart Card Reader or Cac Reader to digitally sign fields on a form in Access 2007?

A:Access 2007/ Smart Card

I seem to remember you using a Bar code reader with Access, so providing that you know how to decipher the signal from the card reader it should be possible.

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