1.    14 Sep 2016 #1

    W10 advises it is in Test Mode ?


    I upgraded my PC from W7 to W10
    I notice that in bottom tight (above sys tray) it states 'Text mode Windows 10 Pro Build 10586'
    Why am I in test mode, anything I should do to correct this ? or do I just ignore it.
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  2. Joined : Aug 2015
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       14 Sep 2016 #2

    sargan said: View Post
    I upgraded my PC from W7 to W10
    I notice that in bottom tight (above sys tray) it states 'Text mode Windows 10 Pro Build 10586'
    Why am I in test mode, anything I should do to correct this ? or do I just ignore it.
    1st check to make sure your Windows is activated. Type Activation in search and press enter...
    If it is activated then type this in a command prompt admin.
    bcdedit /set TESTSIGNING OFF

    See if it now goes away.
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  3.    14 Sep 2016 #3

    # was showing activated
    # applied cmd string
    # rebooted

    now seems cleared - thanks
    What would have caused that ?
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  4. Joined : Aug 2015
    Maine
    Posts : 20,891
    Windows10Pro 64Bit on 2 DeskTop Computers
       14 Sep 2016 #4

    sargan said: View Post
    # was showing activated
    # applied cmd string
    # rebooted

    now seems cleared - thanks
    What would have caused that ?
    You may have had test mode turned on (normally to let unsigned drivers run). Other than that I don't really know.
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  5.    14 Sep 2016 #5

    OK ... I did allow unsigned drivers when original upgrade failed. That makes sense.
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