Locked Card message (Windows 8 and later)

Specifies the message displayed to users when a locked smart card is inserted that cannot be unlocked with ActivClient (no static unlock code or challenge/response unlock).

Note: To be displayed properly, the message must not exceed 60 characters.

If this setting is not configured or disabled, then the default text is displayed.

Supported on: At least Windows 8

Locked Card message

Registry PathSOFTWARE\Policies\HID Global\ActivClient\Notifications
Value NameCardLockedToastMessage
Value TypeREG_SZ
Default ValuePlease contact your administrator to unlock your card.


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