Error when issuing smartcard over a Remote Desktop connection or Virtual Machine


Symptoms


If these condition are met i. You are running Windows 2008 R2 on your local computer ii. You are running ILM or FIM Certificate Management on a Remote Desktop or Virtual Machine iii You are writing certificates to a smart card that is in a reader attached to the local computer you may receive this error: "Base CSP smart card self-service control is not installed or the current site is not specified in the allowed sites list by your Administrator. Please contact your system Administrator. Additional information: Automation server can't create object" 

Cause


You need updated drivers 

Resolution


You have to open http://catalog.update.microsoft.com/v7/site/search.aspx?q=gemalto%20net%20card
Download the 2008R2 update, extract and install the inf.