Verify PVP-OPM Handshake with the display driver

This test verifies if the display drivers are PVP-OPM (Protected Video Path – Output Protection Management) compliant, which is required for playback of premium video content. For more information on how to get the display driver PVP-OPM compliant see, Code Signing for Protected Media Components in Windows Vista.

Test details

Associated requirements

Device.Graphics.WDDM12.Render.PremiumContentPlayback System.Fundamentals.Graphics.PremiumContentPlayback

See the system hardware requirements.


Windows RT (ARM-based) Windows 8 (x64) Windows 8 (x86) Windows RT 8.1 Windows 8.1 x64 Windows 8.1 x86

Expected run time

~2 minutes


Certification Functional




Running the test

Before you run the test, complete the test setup as described in the test requirements: WDTF System Fundamentals Testing Prerequisites.


For troubleshooting information, see Troubleshooting the Windows HCK Environment.

If the test says the display driver is not PVP-OPM compliant but it is, you must contact Microsoft to get a PVP-OPM certificate.



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