Re: about smarcards and propcert

From: Eric Perlin [MS] (
Date: 03/20/04

Date: Fri, 19 Mar 2004 16:30:12 -0800

Since you have the code, it should be pretty easy for you to find out which
call fail.
I guess it's CryptAcquireContext or CryptGetUserKey which fails with
NTE_BAD_KEYSET (i.e. "Keyset does not exist").
That means that the CSP doesn't find a container or a key within a
container on the card.

Eric Perlin [MS]
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"anth0" <> wrote in message
> Sorry about the precedent message, but i got an error, "not existing
> key set", compiling propcert.cpp and lauching the resulting binary.
> Are there some common reasons for this error type ?
> Thanks.