Installation and Configuration

Client Installation

HYPR Workforce Access for Windows can be installed silently or using the InstallShield Wizard. Administrative access to the target workstation is required. Introduction of new keys will be made as a result of a successful installation.

Silent Install

The HYPR Workforce Access Client can be installed on the command line using msiexec.

Command Line Parameters

Parameter Name





The application ID as specified in the Control Center

A character array [0..256]

No default. Mandatory Field


The URI of the Control Center. Replace with your domain in the example URI below:


This URI must end in /rp

A character array [0..256]

No Default. Mandatory Field


The email address where support requests will be mailed

A valid email address

No Default. Optional


The SHA1 Hash of the server SSL certificate. This serves as the Public Key Pinning value.

A SHA1 hash of the server SSL certificate.

No Default. Mandatory


Certificate template name

A valid certificate template name

Default is User template. Optional


Example Installation

From a command prompt with administrative priveleges

msiexec.exe /qn /i .\EmployeeAccess.msi HYPRAPPID="WindowsUnlock" HYPRRP="" HYPRSUPPORT="[email protected]" HYPRHASH="abcdef...fedcba" HYPRTEMPLATE="HYPRUser"



  • The Alternate Subject Name must include the User Principal Name (UPN) in the certificate template

  • Default user template User will be used if HYPRTEMPLATE parameter wasn't specified

  • The installer file name shall not be changed unless otherwise noticed by HYPR.

InstallShield Wizard

Rather than performing a silent install, you can use the installer wizard provided by HYPR. Double click the .msi installer provided to you by HYPR. You will see the InstallShield Window

  1. Click Next
  1. Accept the End User Agreement Terms
  1. Enter provided parameters
  1. If any of four parameters of Relying Party URL, Application ID, Public Key Pinning or Support Email do not meet their required criteria, a warning message will pop up.

Certificate Template can be left blank to make use of default user templates.

  1. Click Install

When the installation finishes you will be prompted to restart the workstation to complete the installation.


Certificate Template Configuration

If you're using the installer user interface for installation and would like to specify the User Certificate Template, then you'll need to set it manually in Registry Editor. See keys and values below.



You must restart your workstation after installation completes in order to use the application

Registry Keys

Installation requires that keys are installed into the registry of the target workstation. These keys are required for normal functioning of the application.



Application ID

The application ID specified during installation. If you do not specify one this will be blank. This can be updated afterwards by an admin.

Machine ID

A unique identifier for the workstation. This should never be changed

Public Key Pinning

SHA1 hash of the server SSL certificate

Relying Party Url

The URI as provided by the installer

Support Email

The support email for your organization

Certificate Template

Certificate template name


New Key Added

After Installation, the following keys will be added to under the following path:

Computer\HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Authentication\Credential Providers\{C822931E-86C5-4482-85C1-049523A13A09}

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Installation and Configuration

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