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Disable Driver Signature Enforcement on Windows 10 Easily!



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  1. Press Windows Key + X to open Power User Menu. Select Command Prompt (Admin) from the menu.
  2. Once the Command Prompt open, enter bcdedit.exe /set nointegritychecks on and press Enter.
  3. Optional: To enable driver signature enforcement back again, open the Command Prompt as administrator and enter bcdedit.exe /set nointegritychecks off.



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Method One: Enable Test Signing Mode

This method allows you to disable driver signature enforcement completely if you don’t enable it again manually.  

1) Press Windows key and X at the same time, then choose Command Prompt(Admin) from the list of choice.

When prompted with administrator permission, just click Yes to move on. 

2) In the command prompt window, type in the following command: 

bcdedit /set testsinging on 

Make sure you have made no typo and hit Enter.  

3) Restart your computer to enter test mode. You will be able to see the watermark saying Test Mode on the bottom right corner of your desktop. 

Now you can install or use the driver you want. 

4) If you want to leave Test Mode, repeat step 1) to enter Command Prompt with administrative permission. Then in the command prompt window, type in the following command: 

bcedit /set testingsigning off

Make sure you have made no typo and hit Enter

Then restart your computer into normal mode. 

Method Two: Advanced Boot Option

This method allows you to shut off driver signature enforcement feature for once. It is not a permanent change. Restart your computer and this feature is back on again. 

1) Press Start button, and then click the icon for Restart and Shut down. Now, press and hold Shift key when you choose Restart

2) Choose Troubleshoot.

3) Choose Advanced options.

4) Now choose Startup Settings

5) Click the Restart button here.

6) Press F7 key on your keyboard to go Disable driver signature enforcement.

7) Your PC will restart now and the driver signature enforcement feature will be disabled. You are free to install unsigned drivers as you want. As mentioned above, this is not a permanent fix and it will be gone the next time you restart your computer. 

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