Well, I finally caved in and installed Windows 10 over my trusty Windows 7. Went well except no driver available for my Edirol UA-25. I'm cheap and didn't want to fork out for a new device when the existing one works fine.
Support - UA-25 Uppdateringar. The Roland Worldwide Social Network keeps you connected to the. This is the EDIROL UA-25 driver for Microsoft(R) Windows 7. Latest download for EDIROL UA-25 driver. Improve your pc peformance with this new update. Description: EDIROL UA-25 driver setup Version: 4.2.8 Date: 09 Sep 2014 Filesize: 0.81 MB Operating system: Windows XP, Visa, Windows 7,8 (32 & 64 bits).
The listed Win 10 drivers for this device at the Roland website now seem to be shells which don't contain any driver code, just a set of empty HTML files. The most recent valid drivers are for Win 8/8.1 x32 and x64. Here is a solution which worked for me.
It is fairly complex but basically involves temporarily switching off Windows 10 driver code signing to make it accept 'obsolete' Windows 8 drivers. After the drivers install (with dire warnings from Windows) code signing is restored. Worked like a charm on my x64 system. Hp Officejet 7612 Windows 10 Driver. In this particular case the W8 driver code is compatible with W10 and it is just a code signing issue.
This may not be the case for other devices so be warned.a 'real' incompatibility could blue screen your PC. That is the reason that code signing was introduced in the first place.