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Windows 7: Device Manager Empty

22 Nov 2009   #1
rheller1

windows 7
 
 
Device Manager Empty

I went to look at the device manager cause I am having problems with a camera, it was blank! I am a little confused. Anyway, anyone know how to fix a blank Device manager? PNP is started in services....


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22 Nov 2009   #2
Tews

64-bit Windows 8.1 Pro
 
 

Do a repair install would be my suggestion....
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22 Nov 2009   #3
rheller1

windows 7
 
 

repair install gives me an error?!?
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22 Nov 2009   #4
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Hello Rheller,

What does the error message say when you run a repair install at boot?
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22 Nov 2009   #5
rheller1

windows 7
 
 

windows encountered an error while installation. Thats it, no other info. I actually got it back with a system restore from yesterday.
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23 Nov 2009   #6
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

I'm happy to hear that you got it sorted. Thank you for posting back with your results.
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