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YOU CAN USE YOUR CAC WITH WINDOWS 7

 

YOU CAN ALSO USE YOUR CAC WITH WINDOWS 8 / 8.1

 

YOU CAN ALSO USE YOUR CAC WITH WINDOWS 10

 

Utilizing your CAC on Windows 7 "can" be as as...

Installing the DoD Root certificates and making sure the Internet Options are set correction.

However, computers don't always cooperate with us.  So....

The "best" combination (that works almost 100% of the time) is to install ActivClient 6.2.0.50, then update it

 

 To use DTS on Windows 7 with IE 11, look here for instructions

You need to have one of these four CACs: "GEMALTO TOP DL GX4 144," "GEMALTO DLGX4-A 144," "Oberthur ID One 128 v5.5 Dual," or "G&D FIPS 201 SCE 3.2" (see examples below) to use your CAC without the need of ActivClient.

image of 144 CAC GemaltoDLGX4-A 144 imageOberther 5.5 CAC image G&D FIPS 201 SCE 3.2

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Read more about the older CACs and replacing them

Here are a few tweaks you may want to do to your Windows 7 computer

 

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