Pre-boot Firmware Testing

This test enumerates the following firmware tables—RSDT, XSDT, FADT, FACS, DSDT, MADT, CSRT, DBGP and DBG2—and performs basic verifications such as the following:

  • Ensures that the length described in table header matches the size of the table

  • Validates table signatures

  • Validates table versions

  • Validates checksums

Test details

Associated requirements

System.Fundamentals.Firmware.ACPI

See the system hardware requirements.

Platforms

Windows RT (ARM-based) Windows RT 8.1

Expected run time

~30 minutes

Categories

Basic Certification

Type

Automated

 

Running the test

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

Troubleshooting

For troubleshooting information, see Troubleshooting System Fundamentals Testing.

This test returns Pass or Fail. To review test details, review the test log from Windows Hardware Certification Kit (Windows HCK) Studio.

 

 

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