Error: Server was unable to process request. This implementation is not part of the Windows Platform FIPS validated cryptographic algorithms when editing a part in NetCommunity

When attempting to edit a donation form or event registration part in NetCommunity a user may receive a runtime error.  A search of the NetCommunity web server error logs reveals the followin error: 
Error-Server-was-unable-to-process-request---This-implementation-is-not-part-of-the-Windows-Platform-FIPS-validated-cryptographic-algorithms-when-editing-a-part-in-NetCommunity. This may occur with any part of NetCommunity that pulls information from the Raisers Edge.
This is the result of a local security policy setting on the NetCommunity or Raisers Edge Web services server.  The registry can be edited to resolve this issue.  Refer to the following knowledgebase that details the required registry setting. You can also change the local security policy settings using the following steps: 
  1. In Control Panel, click Administrative Tools, and then double-click Local Security Policy.
  2. In Security Settings, expand Local Policies, and then click Security Options.
  3. Under Policy in the right pane, double-click System cryptography: Use FIPS compliant algorithms for encryption, hashing, and signing, and then click Disabled.

Environment

 Blackbaud NetCommunity
 7.0
 7.0

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