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Temporary cards - Manage option to encode a temporary card

This article describes how to manage the option to encode a temporary card. This is used in the use cases Assign temporary card and Extend temporary card in Smart ID Identity Manager, the Temporary cards package. A script in Identity Manager Admin is used to manage the options.

See a list of all available options in the Smart ID use cases here: Temporary cards - Options




Step-by-step instruction for the administrator

Log in to Identity Manager Admin
  1. Log in to Identity Manager Admin as Administrator.
Encode a temporary card
  1. In Identity Manager Admin, go to Home > Scripts.
  2. Select the script TempCardsScriptOptions.
  3. In the section Certificates in the script, go to the TempCardsEncode variable, see the example. By default it is set to true.


    Defines if a temporary card will be encoded during assignment.
    Possible options:
     * true(default) - The temporary card will be encoded during assignment.
     * false - The temporary card will not be encoded during assignment.
    TempCardsEncode = false
  4. If you don not want the temporary card to be encoded during assignment, set TempCardsEncode = false.
  5. Click Save in the upper left corner to save the updated script (or exit without saving if there are no updates).

Technical details

Default value and outcome

true (default)

The temporary card is encoded during assignment


The temporary card is not encoded during assignment
Manage options script

Click here to see the whole manage options script.

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