How to enable an IBM Thinkpad fingerprint reader with LDC

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    Details

    Lumension Device Control (LDC) 4.4 SR3+

    DESCRIPTION

    When installing LDC on an IBM Thinkpad T61 or X61 (other models may apply aswell) laptop, the integrated fingerprint reader may not operate correctly, stating in Device Manager that "The device could not start".

    RESOLUTION

    Add a DWORD value with the name of UMDF_Fix with the Data set to value 1 to the following registry key:

    HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\sk\Parameters