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Entry type: FAQ Entry ID: 109478004, Entry date: 07/22/2015

How do you utilize a Chip Card Reader in a virtual operating environment?

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In PCS 7 in combination with SIMATIC Logon you can realize login via a chip card. In a virtual operating environment the chip card reader is connected to a USB port of the Thin Client.

The document below describes how to incorporate the chip card reader into the virtual operating environment.
  PCS 7 V8.1 - Utilizing a Chip Card Reader in a Virtual Environment (862,6 KB)
Further Information

  • How to operate PCS 7 in virtual operating environments is described in Entry ID93997453.
  • How to log on with a chip card in PCS 7 with SIMATIC Logon is described in Entry ID22014042.

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