Storage device is locked out when it enters Device Power State D3 in Windows
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Applies to: Windows Server 2012 R2 DatacenterWindows Server 2012 R2 StandardWindows Server 2012 R2 EssentialsWindows Server 2012 R2 FoundationWindows 8.1 EnterpriseWindows 8.1 ProWindows 8.1Windows RT 8.1More
When the secure storage device enters device power state D3 in Windows 8.1, Windows RT 8.1, or Windows Server 2012 R2, the storage device loses authorization. Therefore, you must reauthenticate by using the PIN pad on the device after the device switches back to D0 device power state.