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Workstation is not locked when you remove a smart card in Windows 2000
Article ID: 828323 - View products that this article applies to.
When you remove your smart card from the smart card reader, the computer is not locked even if the Smart card removal behavior local policy is set to Lock Workstation.
This problem may occur when you remove your smart card while a screen saver is active.
A supported hotfix is available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problem that is described in this article. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing this specific problem.
If the hotfix is available for download, there is a "Hotfix download available" section at the top of this Knowledge Base article. If this section does not appear, submit a request to Microsoft Customer Service and Support to obtain the hotfix.
Note If additional issues occur or if any troubleshooting is required, you might have to create a separate service request. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for this specific hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Service and Support telephone numbers or to create a separate service request, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
http://support.microsoft.com/contactus/?ws=supportNote The "Hotfix download available" form displays the languages for which the hotfix is available. If you do not see your language, it is because a hotfix is not available for that language.
The English version of this hotfix has the file attributes (or later) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in coordinated universal time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time tool in Control Panel.
Date Time Version Size File name ---------------------------------------------------------------- 12-Sep-2003 14:45 5.0.2195.6738 42,256 Basesrv.dll 17-Jan-2003 09:06 5.0.2195.6656 236,304 Cmd.exe 12-Sep-2003 14:45 5.0.2195.6762 222,992 Gdi32.dll 12-Sep-2003 14:45 5.0.2195.6816 711,440 Kernel32.dll 12-Sep-2003 14:45 5.0.2195.6807 333,584 Msgina.dll 12-Sep-2003 14:45 5.0.2195.6701 90,232 Rdpwd.sys 04-Sep-2003 10:06 5.0.2195.6801 5,232,128 Sp3res.dll 12-Sep-2003 14:45 5.0.2195.6799 380,176 User32.dll 12-Sep-2003 14:45 5.0.2195.6794 385,808 Userenv.dll 08-Sep-2003 10:21 5.0.2195.6817 1,628,464 Win32k.sys 12-Sep-2003 11:45 5.0.2195.6818 182,032 Winlogon.exe 12-Sep-2003 14:45 5.0.2195.6775 243,984 Winsrv.dll
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section of this article.
For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/824684/ )Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates
Article ID: 828323 - Last Review: October 26, 2006 - Revision: 1.5