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I'm going to install VMWARE‌ drivers, i.e. vmmon and vmnet, on my CentOS. However since their signature and certificate are not installed on CentOS, I had to sign them myself and install my sign/certificate on my machine using mockutil, like this:

mokutil --import MOK.der 

running mokutil --list-new list my keys however after rebooting my machine Mok Manager does not show up and I don't know what is wrong. Some noted that it might be because of wrong efi boot loader priority, and here is my boot loader priority:

[root@DESKTOP-123 sam]# efibootmgr -v
BootCurrent: 0009
Timeout: 1 seconds
BootOrder: 0009,000A,0006,0003,0002,0005,0008
Boot0002* WDC WD10PURX-64E5EY0  BBS(HD,,0x0)..BO
Boot0003* ST9500325AS   BBS(HD,,0x0)..BO
Boot0005* ST3500418AS   BBS(HD,,0x0)..BO
Boot0006* ADATA SP600   BBS(HD,,0x0)..BO
Boot0008* SMI USB DISK 1100 BBS(HD,,0x0)..BO
Boot0009* CentOS    HD(1,GPT,681a763c-b8af-447c-abb6-75151c5ebdd7,0x800,0x64000)/File(\EFI\CENTOS\SHIM.EFI)..BO
Boot000A* UEFI: SMI USB DISK 1100, Partition 1  PciRoot(0x0)/Pci(0x14,0x0)/USB(10,0)/HD(1,MBR,0xa868970b,0x70,0x1d4bf90)..BO

which default is set to boot option 0009 which loads \EFI\CENTOS\SHIM.EFI but it does not bring up Mok Manager to install and enroll new keys. Can anyone guess what may be wrong?

Since I noticed that it may be due to BIOS‌ problems, I must notice that an ASUS Z-170A mainboard is installed on my machine and secure boot is enabled according to my BIOS reports.

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