注册之前Before you sign up
在开始注册过程前查看以下要求。Review the following requirements before you start the registration process.
如果有要用于硬件计划的现有公司开发人员中心帐户，请在开始注册前使用该帐户登录。If you have an existing company Dev Center account that you want to use for the Hardware program, sign in with it before you begin registration.
必须具有扩展验证 (EV) 代码签名证书。You must have an Extended Validation (EV) code signing certificate. 检查你的公司是否已有代码签名证书。Check whether your company already has a code signing certificate. 如果公司已有证书，由于系统将要求你为文件签名，请提供该证书。If your company already has a certificate, have the certificate available as you will be asked to sign a file. 如果公司没有证书，将需要在注册过程中购买证书。If your company does not have a certificate, you will need to buy one as part of the registration process.
你将需要使用组织的 Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) 全局管理员帐户登录。You will need to sign in with your organization’s Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) Global administrator account. 如果不知道组织是否有 Azure AD 目录，请联系 IT 部门。If you don’t know whether your organization has an Azure AD directory, contact your IT department. 如果组织没有 Azure AD 目录，必须能创建一个。If your organization doesn’t have an Azure AD directory, you must be able to create one.
必须有权代表组织签署法律协议。You must have the authority to sign legal agreements on behalf of your organization.
硬件计划注册有五个主要步骤。There are five main steps to the Hardware Program registration.
获取代码签名证书Get a code signing certificate
确保具有代码签名证书Ensure you have a code signing certificate
如果没有证书，必须购买证书并提供该证书。If you do not have a certificate, you must buy one and have it available.
下载 signtool.exeDownload signtool.exe
注册并上传文件Sign and upload a file
必须在同一浏览器会话中完成以下三个步骤。The following three steps must be completed within the same browser session. 如果关闭并重新打开 Web 浏览器，将需要重新执行这些步骤。If you close and reopen your web browser, you will need to start these steps over again.
- 下载提供的可签名文件。Download the provided signable file.
- 使用 signtool.exe 和代码签名证书为文件签名。Sign the file with signtool.exe and your code signing certificate.
- 上传已签名的文件。Upload the signed file. 公司名称和 ID 编号从已签名文件中提取。Your company name and ID number is extracted from the signed file.
使用 Azure AD 全局管理员帐户登录Sign in with an Azure AD Global administrator account
输入帐户详细信息，如公司显示名称和个人联系人信息。Enter in account details, such as company display name and personal contact information.
签署所需的硬件开发人员法律协议。Sign the required hardware developer legal agreements.
注册完成后，提供其他管理任务：After your registration is complete, additional administrative tasks are available:
完成管理任务后，可以随时创建第一个硬件提交。When you are finished with administrative tasks, you are ready to create your first hardware submission. 有关信息和说明，请参阅硬件提交。See Hardware submissions for information and instructions.