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How to disable secure boot on my laptop?

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    windows 8

    How to disable secure boot on my laptop?

    I have an acer laptop that came preloaded with windows 8 64bit. I am unable to turn on test mode. It says "Setting is protected by secure boot" or something similar.

    An option in the boot settings (accessed by holding shift key while restarting) is there to turn off driver signing restrictions but it isn't working for me at all.

    I did it on my desktop with windows 8.1 (not preloaded) in order to set my mouse USB port to a higher frequency with a non-digitally signed driver.


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    Windows 8.1 Enterprise x64

    In security section if not try setting os mode from uefi to legacy
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How to disable secure boot on my laptop?

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