Windows 10 S Driver Requirements

This section describes driver installation requirements and blocked components on Windows 10 S.

Driver Requirements

To install on Windows 10 S, driver packages must meet the following requirements:

Finally, we recommend using a Universal Windows driver where possible. For more info, see:

Blocked inbox components

The following components are blocked from executing on Windows 10 S:

  • bash.exe
  • cdb.exe
  • cmd.exe
  • cscript.exe
  • csi.exe
  • dnx.exe
  • fsi.exe
  • hh.exe
  • infdefaultinstall.exe (new addition for Fall Creators update)
  • kd.exe
  • lxssmanager.exe
  • msbuild.exe
  • mshta.exe
  • ntsd.exe
  • powershell.exe
  • powershell_ise.exe
  • rcsi.exe
  • reg.exe
  • regedit.exe
  • regedt32.exe
  • regini.exe
  • syskey.exe
  • wbemtest.exe
  • windbg.exe
  • wmic.exe
  • wscript.exe
  • wsl.exe