Windows 10: cant enable secure boot

Discus and support cant enable secure boot in Windows 10 BSOD Crashes and Debugging to solve the problem; My device has both Legacy and UEFI boot systems and when i change Legacy to UEFI and enable secure boot . A msg appears saying "hard drive cant be... Discussion in 'Windows 10 BSOD Crashes and Debugging' started by Mr.KillerWhale, May 17, 2021.

  1. cant enable secure boot


    My device has both Legacy and UEFI boot systems and when i change Legacy to UEFI and enable secure boot . A msg appears saying "hard drive cant be found and to reseat it" and i cant continue from there without disabling the secure boot. what should i do? plz help me:

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    Mr.KillerWhale, May 17, 2021
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  2. Windows 8 Secure Boot Feature: Not So Secure?

    So Linux is switching to secure boot also? Or they have to because of UEFI?
     
    Damn_Smooth, May 17, 2021
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  3. newtekie1 Win User
    Windows 8 Secure Boot Feature: Not So Secure?

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    Here is a statement from a Kernal Developer at Red Hat:

    I'm not sure this exploits the legacy BIOS but rather it exploits the legacy boot method on MBR drives, injecting a signed key before the OS boots, which you are correct in that it has nothing to do with Windows 8. And the simplest fix would just be to require boot drives use GPT when Secure Boot is enabled in UEFI.
     
    newtekie1, May 17, 2021
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  4. DaveM121 Win User

    cant enable secure boot

    enable secure boot

    Hi ShowMeGirl1

    To enable Secure Boot, your PC must have UEFI BIOS and you need to boot your PC into BIOS

    Start your PC, on the manufacturers logo screen, there is generally an indication of how to boot your PC into Setup - usually it is F2, or F12 . .

    On the Manufacturers Screen, repeatedly press that appropriate key, so your system boots into BIOS

    If you do have UEFI, you will see the Secure Boot and legacy Boot options, turn off Legacy Boot (if applicable) and turn on Secure Boot

    Also Please Note: to enable Secure Boot, your hard drive must be GPT, not MBR!
     
    DaveM121, May 17, 2021
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