Windows 10: Can't Delete driver needs permission from TrustedInstaller

  1.    10 Aug 2016 #1

    Can't Delete driver needs permission from TrustedInstaller


    I'm trying to delete a driver that doesn't work but it won't let me I need permission from TrustedInstaller.

    Can't delete/change or add permissions or install an older driver over it

    Any ideas? Ta
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    Ubuntu14.04x64 MintMate17x64 Win10Prox64
       10 Aug 2016 #2

    How did you uninstall the drivers ? Just delete it ? Normally, you'd uninstall the driver from Device Manager.
    Try: DriverStore Explorer [RAPR] - Home . It's a single execuatble file, tick on the driver you want to delete, tick on "Force Deletion" -> Delete package
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  3.    10 Aug 2016 #3

    Yeah i uninstalled it but the system wont allow to install an older driver so wanted to delete them. Have now added permissions to the folder so i was able to delete. Copied the old ones in though it wont install, saying its not x64 driver.

    Old driver works ok on build 1511 but not 1607 and neither does the new driver provided by 1607
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