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  • Compaq nc6400 | ProtectTools - Page 1
    ProtectTools Getting Started
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    ... accompanying such products and services. Nothing herein should be construed as constituting an additional warranty. HP shall not be liable for technical or editorial errors or omissions contained herein. First Edition: March 2006 Document Part Number: 406816-001
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    ...a Java Card PIN ...21 Assigning a name to a Java Card ...22 Setting power-on authentication ...22 Enabling Java Card power-on authentication and creating an...Card ...23 Creating a user Java Card ...24 Disabling Java Card power-on authentication ...24 Backing up and restoring Java Cards ...25 Creating ...
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    ......41 Enabling and disabling power-on authentication support for Embedded Security ...42 Enabling and disabling Automatic DriveLock hard drive protection ...43 Managing Computer Setup passwords ...43 Setting the power-on password ...44 Changing the ...
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    ...reader ...50 Use your registered fingerprint to log on to windows ...51 Registering a smart card ...computer ...55 Using Microsoft Network Logon ...55 Logging on to Windows with Credential Manager ...55...€”Using the “Advanced Settings” page to allow Windows logon from Credential Manager ...62 Example...
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    vi ENWW
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    ...software modules may be preinstalled, preloaded, or available for download from the HP Web site. Visit http://www.hp.com for more information. NOTE The instructions in this guide are written with the assumption that you have already installed the applicable ...
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    ...the Microsoft® Windows® Control Panel: ▲ Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. NOTE After you have configured the ...NOTE Many of the features in ProtectTools can be customized by the security officer in cooperation with HP. For more information, visit http://www.hp.com. ...
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    ... turned on, restarted, or restored from hibernation. Used for smart card power-on (BIOS) authentication. Allows access to the Computer Setup utility and ... files to restore user or administrator cards. Used for smart card power-on (BIOS) authentication. Allows access to the computer contents when the ...
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    ... place of the Windows logon process, allowing access to Windows and Credential Manager simultaneously. Credential Manager logon password ● Credential Manager recovery file password Windows logon password Credential Manager, by IT administrator Windows Control Panel ...
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    ... characters in the middle, for example, "Mary2-2Cat45." Do not use a password that would appear in a dictionary. ... you write down your password, do not store it in a commonly visible place very close...password in a file, such as an e-mail, on the computer. Do not share accounts or tell anyone your ...
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    6 Chapter 1 Introduction ENWW
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    ... used with other ProtectTools modules, such as Credential Manager for ProtectTools. Work with the Computer Setup utility to enable smart card authentication in a power-on environment, and to configure separate smart cards for an administrator and a user. This requires a user to insert the smart card...
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    ... 6. Insert the smart card into the reader. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane, select Smart Card Security, and ...4 and 8 numeric characters. CAUTION To avoid losing access to the computer, do not forget the smart card PIN. If you forget your smart card PIN...
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    ... mode involves the following steps: 1. Enable Smart Card Power-on Authentication Support in BIOS Configuration. Refer to "Enabling and disabling Smart card or Java Card power-on authentication support," in Chapter 5, "BIOS Configuration for ProtectTools." NOTE Enabling this...
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    ... the smart card administrator password: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane, select Smart Card ...To disable smart card security: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane, select Smart ...
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    ... smart card administrator password The smart card administrator password is set as part of the process for enabling smart card BIOS security mode. You ... smart card administrator password: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane, select Smart ...
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    ...card user password: 1. 2. 3. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane, select... Wizard, you can either ● ● Enter a password manually. Generate a random 32-byte password. NOTE... entered at startup. NOTE If you do not require the smart card PIN to be entered at ...
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    ...card into the reader. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane, select...Password Wizard, you can either ● ● Enter a password manually. Generate a random 32-byte password. NOTE... entered at startup. NOTE If you do not require the smart card PIN to be entered at...
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    ... the computer: 1. 2. 3. 4. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane,...using the smart card. If the correct reader is not selected in Smart Card Security, some... PIN: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane...
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    ...recovery file: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane,...not save the recovery file on the computer hard drive; you will not be able to access the file ...smart card. Also, a recovery file saved on the hard drive may be accessible to others, posing ...
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    ... To restore a smart card: 1. 2. 3. 4. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane, select Smart Card ... card into the reader. If the card is not initialized, you will be prompted to initialize it. For detailed instructions on initializing the smart card, refer to ...
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    ..., refer to "Restoring smart card data," earlier in this chapter. To create a replacement smart card with a manually generated smart card password: 1. 2. Initialize a new smart card. For instructions, refer to "Initializing the smart card," ...
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    18 Chapter 2 Smart Card Security for ProtectTools ENWW
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    ... features. Work with the Computer Setup utility to enable Java Card authentication in a power-on environment, and to configure separate Java Cards for an administrator and a ... to authenticate users of the Java Card. Back up and restore power-on authentication data on the Java Card. ● ● ENWW 19
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    ... characters. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane, ... the Java Card. If the correct reader is not selected in Java Card Security, some ... reader: 1. 2. 3. 4. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane,...
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    ... PIN Assign a name to a Java Card Set power-on authentication Back up and restore Java... PIN to a Java Card before it can be used for power-on authentication. To assign a Java Card PIN: ...numeric characters. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane,...
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    ... it can be used for power-on authentication. To assign a name to a Java Card: 1. 2. 3. 4. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane, select Java ... the smart card reader. NOTE If you have not assigned a PIN to this card, the Change PIN dialog box opens,...
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    ...Java Card To enable Java Card power-on authentication: 1. 2. 3. 4. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane, select Java Card... the right pane, under Power-on authentication, click the Enable check box. If you do not have DriveLock enabled,...
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    Creating a user Java Card NOTE Power-on authentication and an administrator card must... Card: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane... the computer. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane...
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    ... recovery file: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane,...not save the recovery file on the computer hard drive; you will not be able to access the file ...Java Card. Also, a recovery file saved on the hard drive may be accessible to others, posing ...
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    ... To restore a Java Card: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane, select Java Card ... Insert a Java Card into the reader. If the card has not been assigned a PIN, you will be prompted to create a PIN. For detailed instructions on assigning a PIN...
  • Compaq nc6400 | ProtectTools - Page 33
    ... and folder encryption Creation of a personal secure drive (PSD) for protecting user data Data ... up and restoring the key hierarchy Support for third-party applications (such as Microsoft ... chip as an authentication factor when the user logs on to Windows. On select models, the TPM embedded security ...
  • Compaq nc6400 | ProtectTools - Page 34
    ...€ message is displayed in the lower-left corner of the screen. If you have not set an administrator password, use the arrow keys to select Security > Setup ... keys to select File > Save Changes and Exit. Then follow the on-screen instructions. 28 Chapter 4 Embedded Security for ProtectTools ENWW
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    ... and then click Next. Click Next on the "Summary" page. ● If you do not want to set up a basic user account at this time, clear ... check box, and then click Finish. You can start the wizard manually to set up a basic user account at any time by following the instructions in the next section. If ...
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    ...Embedded Security User Initialization Wizard is not open, select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane, select Embedded... a digital certificate is not available, you must obtain one from a certification authority. For instructions on configuring your e-...
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    ...and receiving encrypted e-mail. Using the Personal Secure Drive After setting up the PSD, you are ...entered correctly, you can access the PSD directly from Windows Explorer. Encrypting files and folders When working with encrypted files in Windows XP Professional, consider the following rules Only ...
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    Changing the Basic User Key password To change the Basic User Key password: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane, select Embedded Security, and then select User Settings. In the right pane, under Basic User Key password, click Change. Type ...
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    ... To create a backup file: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane, select Embedded Security, ... data from the backup file: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane, select Embedded ...
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    ... To change the owner password: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane, select Embedded ... Security after permanently disabling it: 1. 2. 3. 4. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane, select Embedded ...
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    Migrating keys with the Migration Wizard Migration is an advanced administrator task that allows the management, restoration, and transfer of keys and certificates. For details on migration, refer to the Embedded Security online Help. ENWW Advanced tasks 35
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    36 Chapter 4 Embedded Security for ProtectTools ENWW
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    ... and configuration settings. This gives users Windows access to system security features that are managed .... With BIOS Configuration, you can Manage power-on passwords and administrator passwords. Configure ... passwords and embedded security authentication support. Enable and disable hardware features...
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    ... the computer. To manage boot options: 1. 2. 3. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane, select BIOS Configuration. Enter your... in the list. Click Apply, and then click OK in the ProtectTools window to save your changes. 38 Chapter 5 BIOS Configuration for ...
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    ... NOTE Some of the items listed below may not be supported by your computer. To enable or disable devices or security options: 1. 2. 3. 4. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane, .../Ctrl Keys Multiple Pointing Devices USB Legacy Support ENWW General tasks 39
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    ...Prevention SATA Native Mode Dual Core CPU Automatic Intel® SpeedStep Functionality Support Fan Always on While on AC Power BIOS DMA Data Transfers Intel or ... Off 5. Click Apply, and then click OK in the ProtectTools window to save your changes and exit. 40 Chapter 5 ...
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    ... or Java Card Security for ProtectTools module. To enable smart card power-on authentication support: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane, select BIOS Configuration. Enter your Computer ...
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    ...security chip using the Embedded Security for ProtectTools module. To enable power-on authentication support for embedded security: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane, select BIOS ...
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    Enabling and disabling Automatic DriveLock hard drive protection When this option is enabled, the DriveLock ... protection: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane, ... your notebook from unauthorized use. NOTE After you have set a power-on password,...
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    ... Setting the power-on password To set the power-on password: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In ... Changing the power-on password To change the power-on password: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In...
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    ... dialog box. Click Apply, and then click OK in the ProtectTools window to save your changes. Setting password options You can use ... Windows restarts. To enable or disable power-on authentication on Windows restart: 1. 2. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left ...
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    3. 4. In the right pane, under Password Options, enable or disable Require password on restart. Click Apply, and then click OK in the ProtectTools window to save your changes. 46 Chapter 5 BIOS Configuration for ProtectTools ENWW
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    .... These features include the following: ● Alternatives to passwords when logging on to Microsoft Windows, such as using a smart card or biometric reader to log on to Windows. For additional information, refer to "Registering credentials" later in this chapter. Single Sign On ...
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    ... NOTE If you use the Credential Manager Logon prompt on the Windows Logon screen to log in to Credential Manager, you are ... the Credential Manager Logon Wizard in any of the following ways 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. From the Windows logon screen From the notification area, by double-clicking the ProtectTools ...
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    ... Windows using a registered fingerprint in ProtectTools Security Manager instead of using a Windows password. If you are using an HP computer with an integrated fingerprint reader or if you are using an optional fingerprint reader, 2 ...
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    ... the steps below. To set up the fingerprint reader: 1. In Windows, double-click the Credential Manager... select the person whose fingerprints need to be registered by entering the Windows user name. 4. 5. On the "Enter... click OK. 10. To set up the fingerprint reader for a different Windows user, log...
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    ...first time using your fingerprint, and you have a Windows password, you must ...card or token: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane,... credentials: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane...
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    ...card or USB token. The token is saved either on the computer hard drive or in the Windows registry. When you log on with a virtual token, you are...create a new virtual token: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane, select Credential ...
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    ...€ page in Credential Manager. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane, select Credential Manager.... To back up an identity: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane, select Credential ...
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    ... an Identity To restore an identity: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane, select Credential ...To remove your identity from the system: 1. 2. 3. 4. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane, select ...
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    ... chapter. To lock the computer: 1. 2. 3. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane, select Credential ... for the first time, the system automatically adds your local Windows user account as the network account for the Network Logon service. Refer to "Logging on...
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    ... an account: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane,... select My Identity. In the right pane, under Microsoft Network Logon, click Add... an account: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane...
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    ... stores user names and passwords for multiple Internet and Windows applications, and automatically enters logon credentials when you ... the registration. Using manual (drag and drop) registration 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane, select ...
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    NOTE You will not see the finger icon move across the page, but when you ... properties: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane, ... Sign On: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane, ...
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    To export an application: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane, select Credential ...applications To import an application: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane, select Credential...
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    ... credentials are required of either users or administrators. To specify how users or administrators log on: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane, select Credential Manager, and then select Authentication and Credentials. In the right ...
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    ...To configure custom requirements: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane, select Credential.... To configure the credentials: 1. 2. 3. 4. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane, select Credential...
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    ... page to allow Windows logon from Credential Manager To enable logging on to Windows from Credential Manager: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane, select Credential Manager, and then select ...
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    ... Single Sign On to verify your credentials before logging on to a registered dialog box or Web page: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. Select Start > All Programs > HP ProtectTools Security Manager. In the left pane, select Credential Manager, and then select Advanced Settings. In the right pane, click the Single ...
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    64 Chapter 6 Credential Manager for ProtectTools ENWW
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    ... Basic User Key password, the BIOS unlocks the hard drive for the user. Biometric user. Category ... file has not been modified after it was signed. Domain Group of computers that are part of a network ...and procedures. DriveLock Security feature that links the hard drive to a user and requires the user ...
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    ... token Security feature that works very much like a smart card and reader. The token is saved either on the computer hard drive or in the Windows registry. When you log on with a virtual token, you are asked for a user PIN to complete the authentication. Windows user...
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    ... changing 34 definition 4 setting 29 P passwords guidelines 5 managing 3 personal secure drive (PSD) 31 power-on authentication enabling and disabling 41 on Windows restart 45 power-on password definition 3 setting and changing 44 ENWW Index 67
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    ...Single Sign On automatic registration 57 exporting applications 58 manual registration 57 modifying application properties 58 removing applications... stringent security 45 T TPM chip enabling 28 initializing 29 V virtual token W Windows logon password 4 Windows network account 56 52 68 Index ENWW...
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