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Nexus PRIME -> Smart ID Identity Manager
Nexus Certificate Manager -> Smart ID Certificate Manager
Nexus Hybrid Access Gateway -> Smart ID Digital Access component
Nexus Personal -> Smart ID clients

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This article describes the steps that have to be done with the Temporary cards package in Smart ID before you can start to use the system. Read more here: Smart ID Workforce use cases

The steps are done by the Administrator in Identity Manager Admin. There are many options included in the Temporary cards package. These options have default settings that can be changed. Read all about the options for the Temporary cards package here: Temporary cards - Options. The other packages also have options.

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Prerequisites

  1. Upload the Users package in Identity Manager Admin, see Users - Start-up guide.
  2. The shared credentials package in Smart ID contains tasks that are common for the Cards, Temporary cards, Mobile ID and Virtual smart cards packages. Read more here Shared credentials.

    Upload the Shared-credentials.zip package in Identity Manager Admin:

    1. Log in to Identity Manager Admin with your administrator user. 
    2. In Identity Manager Admin, select the Configuration file tab.
    3. Click Upload configuration
    4. Click Select file and add the path to the Shared-credentials.zip file.
    5. Click Upload.

  3. Upload the Cards package in Identity Manager Admin. See Cards - Start-up guide.

Step-by-step instruction for the administrator

Upload the TemporaryCards.zip package in the Identity Manager Admin: 

  1. Log in to Identity Manager Admin with your administrator user. Default login credentials are username: admin, password: admin.

    It is recommended to change the password for the administrator user.

  2. In Identity Manager Admin, select the Configuration file tab.
  3. Click Upload configuration
  4. Click Select file and add the path to the TemporaryCards.zip file. 
  5. Click Upload.

For information about how to change default use case settings, see Temporary cards - Options.

For the included CA (in this case, Smart ID Certificate Manager), follow these steps:

  1. In Identity Manager Admin, go to Home > Certificates
  2. For each of the certificate templates, (Authentication certificate, Encryption certificate, and Signature certificate), double-click on them, one at a time, and edit them: 
    1. In the Certification Authority selection box, select the CA that shall issue this type of certificate. The available CAs are connected to the server via CA connectors and displayed here.
    2. In the Certificate Type selection box, select one of the templates supported by the CA.
      This template determines the cryptographic properties (signature algorithm) and intended purpose of the configured certificate type. The templates are determined by the Identity Manager CA connector.

There are options that can be set for many of the use cases. These are described here: Temporary cards - Options.

  1. Set the options that need to be changed from the default values.

There are options that can be set for expiring temporary cards. These are described here: Temporary cards - Options for expiring temporary cards.

  1. Set the options that need to be changed from the default values.
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