What is a TPM and why isn’t mine working?

What a TPM is, why it may be turned off, and how to check for it
adam_patrick_murray@idg.comWith the recent announcement that Windows 11 will require TPM 2.0 and Secure Boot to be enabled, many of us are confused and left feeling frustrated. Luckily Adam called up his friend and security professional Mike Danseglio to help explain it all, along with offering practical advice and his thoughts on if Microsoft will keep this requirement.

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One of founding fathers of hardcore tech reporting, Gordon has been covering PCs and components since 1998.

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