Re: Smart Card Interactive Logon

From: Eric Chamberlain (
Date: 12/08/02

From: "Eric Chamberlain" <>
Date: Sun, 8 Dec 2002 13:58:17 -0800

Native support for smartcard logon on XP is only available in a domain
environment. Your smartcard vendor would have to provide a custom GINA for
logon in a standalone configuration.

Eric Chamberlain, CISSP
"Robert" <> wrote in message
> I recently purchased a smart card and a smart card reader
> for secure email, and secure local desktop logon.  I can
> not seem to figure out how to enable Windows XP
> Professional to use my smart card for the "Interactive
> logon: Smart card removal behavior."  I am the only
> computer on my network, running 512mb ram, 2 2.0GHz Intel
> Xeon processors.  I appcreciate any help,
> Robert