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Windows 7: Device Manager

20 May 2010   #11

Windows 7 Professional SP1 64 bit

There's 50 items in this drop down list so I guess I'll write them down and start checking each one out to see what it is. Is there some way you can take a picture of this, it would be a lot easier to explain?

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20 May 2010   #12

Windows 7 Professional SP1 64 bit

Here is what I'm talking about.

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20 May 2010   #13

Windows 7 x64 pro/ Windows 7 x86 Pro/ XP SP3 x86

In Device Manager, right click on each device, then select Properties, then the Details tab, then look at the hardware ID.

For PCI devices, research those numbers at:
For USB devices, research those numbers at:

Once you know what the device is, you can check manufacturer's website to see if they've got current drivers.

Otherwise, google is your friend.
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20 May 2010   #14
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Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit SP1

Hummm, mine says Non-Plug and Play Drivers

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21 May 2010   #15

Windows 7 Professional SP1 64 bit

I just reformatted the computer and all is well. Thank you to everyone for your responses.
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21 May 2010   #16

MS Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-bit

Great. Glad to hear all is ok now. Be sure and make a system image backup using Win key | type Backup | Enter key | choose System image backup from the left-hand pane.
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