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IDCategoryLast Update
0008825other2021-11-22 17:47
ReporterEnderKing101rsAssigned To 
Reproducibilityhave not tried 
Status newResolutionopen 
PlatformMicrosoftOSWindowsOS Version10
Product Version6.9 
Fixed in Version 
Summary0008825: windows detected as virus
Descriptionwhen I tried to get the demo install going windows defender detected ardour as a virus which I found ironic as I just read that it didn't get flagged. I'm not mad, found it kinda funny actually.
Steps To Reproducetry to install the 64x windows demo
Tagsinstall, Windows

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EnderKing101rs

2021-11-22 02:42

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2021-11-22 17:47

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"unknown publisher" is expected. The application is not digitally signed by Microsoft. because we (ardour.org) do not pay Microsoft or any other entity for a windows certificate to sign the installer.

Similar issue exists on macOS. We also do not pay the Apple tax.

Issue History

Date Modified Username Field Change
2021-11-22 02:42 EnderKing101rs New Issue
2021-11-22 02:42 EnderKing101rs Tag Attached: install
2021-11-22 02:42 EnderKing101rs Tag Attached: Windows
2021-11-22 02:42 EnderKing101rs File Added: Screenshot_219.png
2021-11-22 17:47 x42 Note Added: 0026223