Turn on root certificate propagation from smart card

This policy setting allows you to manage the root certificate propagation that occurs when a smart card is inserted.

If you enable or do not configure this policy setting then root certificate propagation will occur when you insert your smart card. Note: For this policy setting to work the following policy setting must also be enabled: Turn on certificate propagation from smart card.

If you disable this policy setting then root certificates will not be propagated from the smart card.

Supported on: At least Windows Vista
Registry HiveHKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE
Registry PathSOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\CertProp
Value NameEnableRootCertificatePropagation
Value TypeREG_DWORD
Enabled Value1
Disabled Value0

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