Signtool error: No certificates were found that met all given criteria with a Windows Store App?

When getting this error through Visual Studio it was because there was a signing certificate setup to match the computer it was originally developed on. You can check this by going to the project properties > signing tab and checking the certificate details. You can uncheck “Sign the ClickOnce manifests” to disable signing. If you … Read more

How can I make SmartScreen Filter trust a self-signed certificate

To quote from MSDN’s website: Detractors may claim that SmartScreen is “forcing” developers to spend money on certificates. It should be stressed that EV code signing certificates are not required to build or maintain reputation with SmartScreen. Files signed with standard code signing certificates and even unsigned files continue to build reputation as they have … Read more