PKCS11Interop - sign XML documents using PKCS11Interop

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Oct 28, 2019, 9:06:45 AM10/28/19
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I have a batch of XML documents that I want to iterate over and digtally sign them using my Smard Card Reader. 

I have done everything except .. the signing part. 

It is a Gellato smart card.

I have been browsing through the documentation and the projects and I am struggling to understand how all this works.

How do I ask the user to have PIN code box to enter when signing the documents? I have added the .dll by hard coding it. 

It reads the reader successfully. However, I do not know what are the next steps:

How do I get the private key if it is sealed inside the smart card?  

What do I need to generate for all this to take place?

The certificate is also in the smart card but I can export it.

Please help.

Jul 6, 2020, 12:43:20 PM7/6/20
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If you take a look at the code.
private static RSACryptoServiceProvider GetEtokenProvider(string password)
Is a solution to do it through the .Net crypto API, if you would call the same function content but without the password, that means without setting the `KeyPassword` param, the underliing software would prompt the user for the password.
Then you would be able to use the `RSACryptoServiceProvider` object to sign and verify data.
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