RE: Vista logon with smart card
Disregard the gentlemens answers below, they obviously do not know your
needs for CAC login (AKO Guest Acct Management, LOGSA, HRC, etc.
Here is what you need to do:
1. Login to AKO, go to "Quick Links" "CAC Resource Center"
2. Follow the instructions and download Active Client 6.0 or 6.1 (32 bit file)
3. Open the middleware (Active Client), go to the "Tools" tab, "Advanced",
"Make Certificates Available to Windows"
4. Register your CAC with AKO (unless you have already done so from a
This will get you going...........
> How do I configure Vista to allow me logon to my home computer using a DoD
> issued smart card. It is currently used to access my DoD e-mail and for
> e-signature authorization, and has the ability to logon to DoD owned systems
> & networks. The card reader and 3rd party software (Activeclient) are both
> cuurently installed and working properly