Using Windows on your system is usually a pleasant experience unless you are facing an error code. They are despised, unwanted, and ruin the user experience, but they exist and are hard to remove. One such error is the ‘Turn off the Driver Signature Enforcement’ error that may arise due to driver failure. If you are facing the same, then we are here to help you.
Change Startup Settings
If you wish to change startup settings, then pursue the given instructions.
- Press down the Shift button and hit the Restart option.
- Thereafter, reach the screen of Advanced Repair and navigate to Troubleshoot option within the Startup list option.
- You should navigate to the Settings of Startup within the screen of the resultant.
- Then, press the Restart tab.
- Hit F7 within keyboard and choose an option named, ‘Disable driver signature enforcement’ within the screen within an options list comes on the display.
- Now, computer will reboot in Normal Mode. Now, install unsigned driver.
Disable Driver Signing Code
- Hold the Win + R keys together on your keyboard to open the Run dialogue box.
- After that, enter ‘gpedit.msc.’ into the Run dialogue section and hit OK to launch Group Policy Editor.
- Select the User Configuration within the left-hand side panel.
- Thereafter, twice click on Administrative Templates within the main screen and choose System from the next screen.
- Reach the section of Driver installation and select Code Signing for Device Drivers entry.
- Turn on the option and find the under within the drop-down. Thereafter modify the choice to Ignore type.
- Later, select the OK button and save the changes.
Perform the Windows on Test Mode
If you wish to perform the Windows on Test mode, then pursue the given instructions.
- Hold the Windows button on the keyboard and open the Cortana section.
- After that, enter ‘cmd’ into it and reach the option Command Prompt then right-click on it on the Start menu.
- You should choose the Run as Administrator from within the prompt menu that comes on the window.
- Thereafter, enter Admin username and password to sign in the account. Confirm the account by holding the Verify tab.
- Once you launch the Command Prompt window on Admin Mode, enter ‘bcedit/set TESTSIGNING OFF.’
- Hit the Enter button and perform it on the pop-up window.
- Shut the screen of Command Prompt with the command ‘Exit.’
- You should install the compatible external drivers.
- Restart the system on Normal Mode and launch the screen of elevated Command Prompt.
- Perform different commands, ‘bcedit /set TESTSIGNING ON’ if the window pop-up and wait some time to turn on the Test Mode.
- Now, reboot the system on Normal Mode and attempt to open the driver and solve the driver sign problem simply.
Turn off the Signature Permanently
If you would like to turn off the signature permanently, then abide by the given steps.
- Go to the Admin Mode and launch the Command Prompt then type the “bcedit.exe/set no integrity checks on” command once you launch the prompt window.
- After that, hit the Enter key to perform.
- Restart the system and solve this issue successfully.
- Finally, you can turn on again the Driver signature by pursuing the instructions over when needed.
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