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Emergency hot key policies are not supported in Windows Vista and later versions

Technote (FAQ)


Do Windows Vista and Windows 7 support emergency unlock keys?


No. The Emergency hot key policies do not work in Windows Vista and later versions.

If you enable the emergency hot key policies in client workstations running in these operating systems, the results might not be as expected.

This scenario is not supported.

Document information

More support for: IBM Security Access Manager for Enterprise Single Sign-On

Software version: 8.2

Operating system(s): Windows

Reference #: 1610405

Modified date: 05 August 2013