Create Key Container—Setting Properties

The Create Key Container action creates new key container in the User or Machine level.

To set Create Key Container properties

  1. From the Task Builder Available Actions pane, open the Cryptography folder and double-click the Create Key Container action or drag it into the Steps pane. The following dialog appears:

  1. In the Key container name dropdown, enter the user name of the new key container.

  2. Select a level from the Key container level box, either User or Machine.

  3. Select a size from the Key size dropdown.

  4. To set error handling, refer to Step Error Handling.

  5. Click OK when finished.

See Also

About Actions

Adding Task Steps

Create Key Container Action