N/APosted on - 03/19/2012
When installing software I get the following error message
This software has not passed Windows Logo testing,
Does this mean the software danger?.
Also, should I continue with the installation or what should i click the continue anyway button
kindly assist help me with appropriate suggestions.
Thankful for help.
the below is the error image
Software Installation Error:
The software you are installing has not passed Windows Logo testing to verify its compatibility with Windows XP.
Continuing your installation of this software may impair or destabilize the correct operation of your system either immediately or in the future. Microsoft strongly recommends that you stop this installation now and contact the software vendor for software that has passed Windows Logo testing.
Continue Anyway STOP Installation
Software Installation Problem-software Not Passed Window Logo Testing
Basically this message always occurs at the time when you try to install the drivers which, in windows are un-supported by Microsoft.
It warns you that this driver is dangerous as it is not supported by the Microsoft.
If you click on "Continue Anyway" button, it will install your driver without any problem.
If you want your computer not to show this warning message for the next time, follow these steps:
1. Open properties by pressing right click on My computer.
2. Go to Hardware tab and click on it.
3. Here in Drivers section you can see a button "Driver Signing". Click on this button.
4. It will open Driver Signing Option. Select "Ignore – Install the software anyway and don’t ask for my approval" option and click Ok button.
Next time you will not see this message if you try to install the drivers that are not supported or recognized by the Microsoft.