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I have 2 machines, Windows XP and Windows 7. I connect to Windows XP machine with remote desktop and want to use smart card reader whats connected to my windows 7 machine in there. When creating remote desktop connection i selected the Smart Cards under the Local devices and resources. But the smart card reader wont appear in windows xp machine device manager.

Is this even possible and how i could manage this?

EDIT: When i check the Drives under the Local Devices and resources then my drives on Windows 7 machine appear in the windows xp machine. So i expect same should happen with smart card reader..

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What happens if you run "net use /smartcard" in the cmd prompt on your remote PC (other end of the rdp session)? –  Windos Aug 15 '11 at 11:03
    
@Windos: when i do the "net use /smartcard" on the xp machine i get this: img820.imageshack.us/img820/1346/regiony.png –  hty8a Aug 15 '11 at 12:20
    

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