Win Device Manager

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Win Device Manager

In Windows, Device Manager shows the status of all the peripheral devices connected to your computer. To display it, do the following:

Windows 8.1 and 10
1. Right click Start menu/Control Panel.
2. In Icon view, click Device Manager.

Windows 7
1. Start menu/Control Panel.
2. Click Device Manager.

Windows XP
1. Start menu/Settings/Control Panel/System
2. Click Hardware tab.
3. Click Device Manager.


Device Manager
Device Manager displays the hardware components in a Windows computer. Clicking a category reveals the actual device (arrows). Right click the device name and select Properties to show driver and technical details.