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How to turn off or disable driver signature enforcement on Windows 8 and 8.1 [Guide]

Capture [1]Ever tried to install some driver software on Windows 8 or 8.1 only to be told it can’t be installed because the driver has not been signed? Wondering how to get passed driver signature enforcement? This guide will help you! Soon you’ll learn exactly how to get your unsigned driver installed. Let’s get started!

Before We Begin

Driver signature enforcement should only be disabled if you are positive that you need it to be disabled

Driver signature enforcement can be re-enabled by simply rebooting.

How To Disable Driver Signature Enforcement In Windows 8/8.1

Windows 8

Windows 8.1

Done!

Conclusion

Though driver signature enforcement is a necessary security feature, sometimes it can be a real pain. Luckily though, with a bit of tinkering, it can be temporarily disabled when need be. Enjoy!

[via howtogeek [3]]