Category: Input Device
Caution Level: Intermediate
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Operating System: Windows 2000/XP/Vista
Latest Version / Release Date: 22.214.171.124 / 08 Mar 2005
HP USB Smart Card Keyboard is an input device. It is manufactured by HP and is compatible with Windows 2000, XP and Vista platforms. The keyboard enables users to boost security, reduce costs and simplify access procedures linked with the management of networks. The HP USB Smart Card Keyboard does this by restricting other users from gaining access onto personal networks and computers. To do this, the keyboard uses smart card technology. The keyboard is compatible with smart cards that are ISO 7816 complaint. When combined with the HP Protect Tools Smart card manager, HP Fingerprint Identification Reader and the HP Protect Tools Security software, the HP USB Smart Card Keyboard even greater network and computer security. The keyboard takes the advantage of digital certificates and signatures for purposes of securing transaction environments carried out in private as well as public networks.
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HP USB Smart Card Keyboard is able to facilitate the repeated use of the internet. It is able to do this by providing easy and direct access to information that is web based with just the touch of a button. It is possible for users to customize the eight preprogrammed buttons on the keyboard so as to gain access to internet files, addresses and/or applications. Because the HP USB Smart Card Keyboard instantly directs users to selected internet destinations through the eight preprogrammed button, it greatly helps to save on effort and time that would otherwise be used to perform such tasks. The HP Protect Tools Smart card manager on the keyboard provides the smart cards with authentication software. The card Reader and the HP Protect Tools security manager work together helping users set up, manage and make use of smart cards. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and HP USB Smart Card Keyboard errors before installing any driver updates.