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Windows 7: Add/Remove Hardware

19 Jul 2009   #1

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Add/Remove Hardware

does anybody know if there is still add/remove hardware shotcut in the control panel or if its in a different place in control panel? if it is there how do i get to it?

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21 Jul 2009   #2
Mark Phelps

Win7 Pro 32-bit, Win8 Pro 32-bit

Look in Control Panel --> Devices and Printers --> Add a Device.
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22 Jul 2009   #3
mickey megabyte

ultimate 64 sp1

...and if you want to remove a device, right-click on it in device manager, then click uninstall.
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22 Jul 2009   #4

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no i need the thing called EXACTLY Add/Remove Hardware those arent wat i need im trying to add loopback adapter
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22 Jul 2009   #5


Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by td0615 View Post
no i need the thing called EXACTLY Add/Remove Hardware those arent wat i need im trying to add loopback adapter
1. Click Start – Search for cmd, right-click cmd and select “Run as Administrator”
2. From the command prompt, run “hdwwiz.exe“. This should launch the “Add Hardware Wizard“. Click Next.

3. Select “Install the hardware that I manually select from a list (Advanced)” and click Next.

4. Now from the list select and click Next.

5. Under Manufacturers, select Microsoft and select “Microsoft Loopback Adapter” under Network Adapter and click Next. This should start the installation. Click Finish when the installation completes.

To confirm the loopback adapter installed, right-click, select properties. Click Device Manager and expand Network Adapters and you can see the Loopback adapter installed there.
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22 Jul 2009   #6

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YES THIS IS WAT I NEED i found athread telling me to do thsi a while back but i lost it lol THANKYOU
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