Powershell Script is not digitally signed

If you have tried to run a PowerShell script that isn’t signed, you’ve likely run into the security error “File … cannot be loaded.  The file is not digitally signed.  The script will not be executed on the system. “  This means that the script is not trusted to be run on your system.

If you’d like to sign the script, here is a walkthrough:


Alternatively, you can change your signing policy.  This tends to be the practice most of the time… 😉


You can choose, “Set-ExecutionPolicy Unrestricted” or, replace unrestricted with “Restricted”, “AllSigned”, or “RemoteSigned”