Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Disable Driver Signature Enforcement in Windows 7/8/10 64-Bit


Hei MIUI-ers,

This is an handy write-up especially installing "Unsigned Drivers" as Microsoft enforces a “Digital Signature Requirement” on all users of 64 bit version of Windows 7 and later. This comes handy when you needed it most after all the frustration dealing with it and run it flawlessly and away with your task.


Disabling method for Windows 7 64-bit:
Permanent method:
  • Go to Start Menu and go to "All Programs", then "Accessories", right click your mouse on "Command Prompt" and "Run as administrator", as shown below:-

bcdedit.exe -set loadoptions ENABLE_INTEGRITY_CHECKS
bcdedit.exe -set TESTSIGNING ON
  • Type the above codes and press "Enter" after each command, as shown below:-
  • Reboot your PC/Laptop
  • Now Signing Enforcement is disable, in Test Mode as shown in the above imagery on the lower right-hand corner


  • To "Enable Driver Signature Enforcement" enter the following code:-
bcdedit.exe -set TESTSIGNING OFF

Temporary method:
  • During booting your PC/Laptop, press "F8" key continously to access the "Advanced Boot Options"
  • Use the "Down" arrow key to scroll down to “Disable Driver Signature Enforcement”
  • Press "Enter" to choose
  • It will automatically reboot disabling the enforcement accordingly, as shown below:-



Disabling method for Windows 8.1 & 10 64-bit:Permanent method:
  • Press the Windows key + X and then click “Command Prompt (Admin)”, as shown below:-

bcdedit.exe -set loadoptions ENABLE_INTEGRITY_CHECKS
bcdedit.exe -set TESTSIGNING ON
  • Type the above codes and press "Enter" after each command, as shown below:-
  • Reboot your PC/Laptop
  • Now Signing Enforcement is disable.


  • To "Enable Driver Signature Enforcement" enter the following code:-
bcdedit.exe -set TESTSIGNING OFF

Temporary method:
  • Simply find the Shutdown/Restart menu and hold down the SHIFT key while clicking on Restart.
  • Once your PC/Laptop has rebooted you will need to choose the "Troubleshoot" option, as shown below:-


  • Choose Advanced options, as shown below:-

  • Choose Startup Settings, as shown below:-


  • Click the Restart button on the Startup Settings screen to reboot your PC/Laptop, as shown below:-


  • After restarting in Startup Settings windows, press the F7 key on your keyboard to select “Disable driver signature enforcement“ as shown below:-


  • Now your PC/Laptop will reboot. Now you can go ahead install the necessary Unsigned Drivers and "Install this driver software anyway" as shown below:-


  • Enjoy!

"Solving with simplicity"

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