SGMERR codes in Windows event log

You will see the following message in the Windows event log:

"Authorization for SafeGuard Enterprise Administration failed for user... Reason: SGMERR[536870951]"

See the table below for the definition of number "536870951". Number "536870951" means for example "Incorrect PIN entered. Unable to authenticate user".

Error ID Display
0 OK
21 Internal error found
22 Module not initialized
23 File I/O Error detected
24 Cache cannot be assigned
25 File I/O Read error
26 File I/O Write error
50 No operation carried out
101 General error
102 Access denied
103 File already exists
1201 Registry entry could not be opened.
1202 Registry entry could not be read.
1203 Registry entry could not be written.
1204 Registry entry could not be removed.
1205 Registry entry could not be created.
1206 Access to a system service or driver was not possible.
1207 A system service or driver could not be added in the registry.
1208 A system service or driver could not be removed from the registry.
1209 An entry for a system service or driver already exists in the registry.
1210 No access to the Service Control Manager.
1211 An entry in the registry for a session could not be found.
1212 A registry entry is invalid or wrong
1301 Access to a drive has failed.
1302 No information about a volume available.
1303 Access to a volume failed.
1304 Invalid option defined.
1305 Invalid file system type.
1306 Existing file system on a volume and the defined file system differ.
1307 Existing cluster size used by a file system and the defined cluster size differ.
1308 Invalid sector size used by a file system defined.
1309 Invalid start sector defined.
1310 Invalid partition type defined.
1311 An unfragmented, unused area of required size could not be found on a volume.
1312 File system cluster could not be marked as used.
1313 File system cluster could not be marked as used.
1314 File system cluster could not be marked as GOOD.
1315 File system cluster could not be marked as BAD.
1316 No information about clusters of a file system available.
1317 Area marked as BAD could not be found on a volume.
1318 Invalid size of a volume area defined.
1319 MBR sector of a hard disk could not be replaced.
1330 Wrong command for an allocation or deallocation defined.
1351 Invalid algorithm defined.
1352 Access to system kernel has failed.
1353 No system kernel is installed.
1354 An error occurred accessing the system kernel.
1355 Invalid change of system settings.
1401 Writing data to a drive has failed
1402 Reading data from a drive has failed.
1403 Access to a drive has failed.
1404 Invalid drive defined.
1405 Changing position on a drive has failed.
1406 Drive is not ready.
1407 Unmount of a drive has failed.
1451 File could not be opened.
1452 File could not be found.
1453 Invalid file path defined.
1454 File could not be created.
1455 File could not be copied.
1456 No information about a volume available.
1457 Position in a file could not be changed.
1458 Reading data from a file has failed.
1459 Writing data to a file has failed.
1460 A file could not be removed.
1461 Invalid file system
1462 File could not be closed.
1463 Access to a file is not allowed.
1501 Not enough memory available.
1502 Invalid or wrong parameter defined.
1503 Data buffer size exceeded
1504 A DLL module could not be loaded.
1505 A function or process was aborted.
1506 No access allowed.
1510 No system kernel installed.
1511 A program could not be started.
1512 A function, an object or data are not available.
1513 Invalid entry detected.
1514 An object already exists.
1515 Invalid function call.
1516 An internal error has occurred.
1517 An access violation has occurred.
1518 Function or mode is not supported.
1519 Uninstallation has failed.
1520 An exception error has occurred.
1550 The MBR sector of the hard disk could not be replaced.
2850 Scheduler service stopped due to an exception.
2851 Scheduler task executed successfully.
2852 Scheduler task failed.
2853 Scheduler task created or modified.
2854 Scheduler task deleted.
20001 Unknown
20002 Process terminated
20003 File not verified
20004 Invalid policy
30050 Failed to open command.
30051 Not enough memory
30052 General failure of process communication
30053 A resource is temporarily unavailable. This is a temporary condition and later attempts to access it may complete normally.
30054 General communication failure
30055 Unexpected return value
30056 No card reader attached
30057 Buffer overflow
30058 Card has no power
30059 A timeout has occurred
30060 Invalid card type
30061 The requested functionality is not supported at this time / under this OS / in this situation etc
30062 Invalid driver
30063 This software cannot use the firmware of the connected hardware.
30064 Failed to open file
30065 File not found
30066 Card not inserted
30067 Invalid argument
30068 The semaphore is currently in use
30069 Semaphore is temporarily in use
30070 General failure.
30071 You currently do not have the rights to perform the requested action. Usually a password has to be presented in advance
30072 The service is currently not available
30073 An item (for example a key with a specific name) could not be found
30074 The password presented is incorrect.
30075 The password has been presented incorrectly several times, and is therefore locked. Usually use a suitable administrator tool to unblock it.
30076 The identity does not match a defined cross-check identity
30077 Multiple errors have occurred. Use this error code if it is the only way of obtaining an error code when various different errors have occurred.
30078 There are still items left, therefore for example the directory structure etc. cannot be deleted.
30079 Error during consistency check
30080 The ID is on a blacklist, so the requested action is not allowed.
30081 Invalid handle
30082 Invalid configuration file
30083 Sector not found.
30084 Entry not found.
30085 No more sections
30086 End of file reached.
30087 The specified item already exists.
30088 The password is too short.
30089 The password is too long.
30090 An item (for example a certificate) has expired.
30091 The password is not locked.
30092 Path not be found.
30093 The directory is not empty.
30094 No more data
30095 The disk is full
30096 An operation has been aborted.
30097 Read only data; a write operation failed
12451840 The key is unavailable.
12451842 The key is not defined.
12451842 Access to unencrypted medium denied.
12451843 Access to unencrypted medium denied unless it is empty.
352321637 The file is not encrypted.
352321638 The key is unavailable.
352321639 The correct key is unavailable.
352321640 Checksum error in file header
352321641 Error in CBI function.
352321642 Invalid file name.
352321643 Error when reading/writing temporary file.
352321644 Access to unencrypted data is not allowed.
352321645 Key Storage Area (KSA) full.
352321646 The file has already been encrypted with another algorithm.
352321647 The file has been compressed with NTFS and so cannot be encrypted.
352321648 File is encrypted with EFS!
352321649 Invalid file owner!
352321650 Invalid file encryption mode!
352321651 Error in CBC operation!
385875969 Integrity breached.
402653185 The token contains no credentials.
402653186 Credentials cannot be written to the token.
402653187 TDF tag could not be created.
402653188 TDF tag does not contain the required data.
402653189 The object already exists on the token.
402653190 No valid slot found.
402653191 Unable to read serial number
402653192 Token encryption has failed.
402653193 Token decryption has failed.
536870913 The key file contains no valid data.
536870914 Parts of the RSA key pair are invalid.
536870915 Failed to import the key pair.
536870916 The key file format is invalid.
536870917 No data available.
536870918 Certificate import failed.
536870919 The module has already been initialized.
536870920 The module has not been initialized.
536870921 The ASN.1 encryption is corrupt.
536870922 Incorrect data length.
536870923 Incorrect signature.
536870924 Incorrect encryption mechanism applied.
536870925 This version is not supported.
536870926 Padding error.
536870927 Invalid flags.
536870928 The certificate has expired and is no longer valid.
536870929 Incorrect time entered. Certificate not yet valid.
536870930 The certificate has been withdrawn.
536870931 The certificate chain is invalid.
536870932 Unable to create the certificate chain.
536870933 Unable to contact CDP.
536870934 A certificate which can be used only as the final data unit has been used as CA or vice versa.
536870935 Problems with validity of certificate length in the chain.
536870936 Error opening file.
536870937 Error reading a file.
536870938 Error or several parameters which have been assigned to the function are incorrect.
536870939 Function output exceeds cache.
536870940 Token problem and/or slot breached.
536870941 Token has insufficient memory to perform the required function.
536870942 Token was removed from slot while function being performed.
536870943 The required function could be performed but information on the cause of this error is not available.
536870945 The computer on which the CBI compilation is taking place has insufficient memory to perform the required function. This function may be only partly completed.
536870946 A required function is not supported by the CBI compilation.
536870947 An attempt has been made to set a value for an object which cannot be set or altered.
536870948 Invalid value for object.
536870949 An attempt to obtain the value of an object has failed because the object is either sensitive or inaccessible.
536870950 The PIN entered has expired. (Whether a normal user's PIN runs on an issued token varies from one to another).
536870951 The PIN entered is incorrect. Unable to authenticate user.
536870952 The PIN entered contains invalid characters. This response code is applied only for those attempting to set up a PIN.
536870953 The PIN entered is too long/short. This response code is applied only for those attempting to set up a PIN.
536870954 The selected PIN is blocked and cannot be used. This happens when a certain number of attempts are made to authenticate a user and the token refuses any further attempts.
536870955 Invalid Slot ID.
536870956 The token was not in the slot at the time of the request.
536870957 The CBI archive/slot failed to recognize the token in the slot.
536870958 The requested action cannot be carried out because the token is write-protected.
536870959 The entered user cannot be logged on because this user is already logged onto a session.
536870960 The entered user cannot be logged on because another user is already logged onto the session.
536870961 The required action cannot be performed because there is no matching user logged on. One example is that a session cannot be logged off while one is still logged on.
536870962 The normal user PIN has not been initialized with CBIInitPin.
536870963 An attempt made by several different users to log on to the same token simultaneously has been allowed.
536870964 Invalid value entered as CBIUser. Valid types are defined in user types.
536870965 An object with the designated ID could not be found on the token.
536870966 Operation has timed out.
536870967 This version of IE is not supported.
536870968 Authentication failed.
536870969 The basic certificate is secured.
536870970 No CRL found.
536870971 No active internet connection.
536870972 Certificate time-value error.
536870973 Unable to verify the selected certificate.
536870974 Certificate expiry status unknown.
536870975 The module has exited. No further requests.
536870976 An error has occurred during request for network function.
536870977 An invalid request for a function has been received.
536870978 Unable to find an object.
536870979 A terminal server session has been interrupted.
536870980 Invalid operation.
536870981 The object is in use.
536870982 The random number generator has not been initialized. (CBIRNDInit ( ) not requested.)
536870983 Unknown command (see CBIControl ( ) ).
536870984 UNICODE is not supported.
536870985 More seed needed for random number generator.
536870986 Object already exists
536870987 Incorrect algorithm combination. (See CBIRecrypt ( ) ).
536870988 The Cryptoki module (PKCS#11) has not been initialized.
536870989 The Cryptoki module (PKCS#11) has been initialized.
536870990 Unable to load Cryptoki module (PKCS#11).
536870991 Certificate not found.
536870992 Not trusted.
536870993 Invalid key.
536870994 The key cannot be exported.
536870995 The algorithm entered is temporarily not supported.
536870996 The decryption mode entered is not supported.
536870997 GSENC compilation error.
536870998 Data request format not recognized.
536870999 The certificate has no private key.
536871000 Bad system setting.
536871001 There's an operation active
536871002 A certificate in the chain is not properly time nested.
536871003 The CRL could not be replaced
536871004 The USER pin has already been initialized
805306369 You do not have sufficient rights to perform this action. Access denied!
805306370 Invalid operation
805306371 Invalid parameter in use
805306372 Object already exists
805306373 The object could not be found.
805306374 Database Exception
805306375 The action has been cancelled by the user.
805306376 The token is not assigned to a specific user.
805306377 The token is assigned to more than one user.
805306378 The token could not be found in the database.
805306379 The token has been successfully deleted and removed from the database.
805306380 Unable to identify the token in the database.
805306381 The policy is assigned to a policy group. Remove assignment before deleting policy.
805306382 The policy is assigned to an OU. Please remove assignment first.
805306383 The certificate is invalid for this Officer.
805306384 The certificate has expired for this Officer.
805306385 The Officer could not be found in the database.
805306386 The selected Officer is not unique.
805306387 The Officer is blocked and cannot be authenticated.
805306388 The Officer is no longer or not yet valid.
805306389 Unable to authorize Officer - request outside office hours.
805306390 Responsible party cannot delete self.
805306391 The Master Security Officer cannot be deleted because a second Master Security Officer is needed for additional authentication.
805306392 The Security Officer cannot be deleted because a second Security Officer is required for additional authentication.
805306393 The checking Officer cannot be deleted because a second checking Officer is required for additional authentication.
805306394 The recovery Officer cannot be deleted because a second recovery Officer is required for additional authentication.
805306395 The advisory Officer cannot be deleted because a second advisory Officer is required for additional authentication.
805306396 The Master Security Officer function cannot be deleted because a second Master Security Officer is needed for additional authentication.
805306397 The Security Officer function cannot be deleted because a second Security Officer is needed for additional authentication.
805306398 The checking Officer function cannot be deleted because a second checking Officer is needed for additional authentication.
805306399 The recovery Officer function cannot be deleted because a second recovery Officer is needed for additional authentication.
805306400 The advisory Officer function cannot be deleted because a second advisory Officer is needed for additional authentication.
805306401 There is no additional Officer with the required function available for additional authentication.
805306402 Event log
805306403 Integrity of central event log successfully verified.
805306404 Integrity breached! One or more events have been removed from the start of the chain.
805306405 Integrity breached! One or more events have been removed from the chain. The message at which point the break in the chain was discovered has been highlighted.
805306406 Integrity breached! One or more events have been removed from the end of the chain.
805306407 Failed to export events to file. Reason:
805306408 The current view contains unsaved data. Do you want to save changes before exiting this view?
805306409 The file could not be loaded or the file is damaged. Reason:
805306410 The integrity of the log has been breached! One or more events have been removed.
805306411 Save events to a file before deleting?
805306412 Job display
805306413 Several CRL found in database: Unable to delete CRL.
805306414 CRL not found in database:
805306415 Unable to find the user to whom the certificate should have been assigned to in the database.
805306416 A P7 Blob is urgently required for a certificate assignment.
805306417 The user to whom the certificate should have been assigned is not uniquely named.
805306418 Unfortunately unable to find certificate assignment.
805306419 Certificate assignment not unique. Unclear which certificate to remove.
805306420 Unable to find the user for whom the certificate is to be produced in the database.
805306421 The user to whom the certificate is to be assigned cannot be uniquely named.
805306422 The certificate has already been assigned to another user. A certificate can only be assigned to one user.
805306423 Unable to find the machine to which the certificate is to be assigned in the database.
805306424 The machine to assign the certificate could not be uniquely identified.
805306425 Imported certificates cannot be extended by SGN.
805306426 Inconsistent certificate data
805306427 The extension of the certificate has not been approved by a Security Officer.
805306428 Error deleting token
805306429 Certificate cannot be deleted by the token because it has been used to authorize the present user.
805306430 System access already exists with this name. Please select another name.
805306431 The Security Officer does not have any roles assigned. Logon not possible.
805306432 The license is violated.
805306433 No license was found.
805306435 Missing or invalid log file path.
2415919104 No policy found.
2415919105 No configuration file available!
2415919106 No connection to server.
2415919107 No more data.
2415919108 Invalid priority used for sending to server!
2415919109 More data pending.
2415919110 Auto registration pending.
2415919111 Database authentication failed!
2415919112 Wrong session ID!
2415919113 Data packet dropped!
3674210305 Domain not found.
3674210306 Machine not found.
3674210307 User not found.
3758096385 The password does not contain enough letters
3758096386 The password does not contain enough numbers
3758096387 The password does not contain enough special characters
3758096388 The password is the same as the user name
3758096389 The password contains consecutive characters
3758096390 The password is too similar to the user name
3758096391 The password has been found in a list of prohibited passwords
3758096392 The password is too similar to the old password
3758096393 The password includes a keyboard sequence with more than two characters
3758096394 The password includes a keyboard column with more than two characters
3758096395 The password is not yet valid
3758096396 A password has expired
3758096397 The password has not yet reached its minimum validity period
3758096398 The password has exceeded its maximum validity period
3758096399 Information must be displayed about an impending change to the password
3758096400 Must be changed at first log on
3758096401 The password has been found in the history
3758096402 Error when verifying against specified blacklist.
4026531840 No "platform" found.
4026531841 No document.
4026531842 XML Parse Error.
4026531843 Document Object Model (XML) Error
4026531844 No <DATAROOT> tag found.
4026531845 XML tag not found.
4026531846 "nostream" error.
4026531847 "printtree" error.