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Problem installing WinTV HVR 1600

Receive this notice at completion of installation:

"Windows encountered a problem installing the driver software for your device. The driver cannot be installed because it is either not digitally signed or not signed in the appropriate manner. Contact your hardware vendor".

Please explain "digitally signed" and advise how I should proceed with the installation.

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Re: Problem installing WinTV HVR 1600

It just means that it is not not registered to work with windows by microsoft.
The manufacturer doesnt have to work with Microsoft to make their products work.

If possible you can go ahead with the installation. To be safe set a restore point before doing so, though

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(53MB FIle)

Step 1 - Extract the Installer
Download the file to a suitable location on your computer, then extract it . Windows has built in support for zip files, if you right click on the file and select 'extract all' a wizard will guide you through extracting the directory.

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