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Windows 7: Multiple Mouse & Keyboard Drivers

20 Apr 2016   #1
tjg79

Windows 7 Professional x64 SP1
 
 
Multiple Mouse & Keyboard Drivers

I installed a new wireless desktop, Microsoft Wireless 3050 Desktop, and noticed that I've got multiple drivers installed in device manager. I uninstalled the duplicate drivers and rebooted and they all appear to have reinstalled. The screen shot posted below shows the drivers. Is this normal? If not, what is the fix so the system doesn't install duplicate drivers?

Regards

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14 Jul 2017   #2
tjg79

Windows 7 Professional x64 SP1
 
 

Does anyone have a solution for these duplicate device manager entries? Regards
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14 Jul 2017   #3
Megahertz07

Windows 7 HP 64
 
 

They may have same name but different purposes.
Right click on a driver - properties - Details
Then Right click on a driver that has the same name - properties - Details

Compare both.
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14 Jul 2017   #4
tjg79

Windows 7 Professional x64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Megahertz07 View Post
They may have same name but different purposes.
Right click on a driver - properties - Details
Then Right click on a driver that has the same name - properties - Details

Compare both.
Hi, thanks for the reply.

They all appear to be identical in the property details.
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14 Jul 2017   #5
Megahertz07

Windows 7 HP 64
 
 

Right click on a driver - properties - Details TAB
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14 Jul 2017   #6
tjg79

Windows 7 Professional x64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Megahertz07 View Post
Right click on a driver - properties - Details TAB
The attached screen shots are for the first duplicate driver listed. They appear to be identical.

Multiple Mouse & Keyboard Drivers-1.jpg Multiple Mouse & Keyboard Drivers-2.jpg


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14 Jul 2017   #7
Megahertz07

Windows 7 HP 64
 
 

You are showing - Right click on a driver - properties - Driver Tab- Driver Details Button

I Wrote
Right click on a driver - properties - Details TAB
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14 Jul 2017   #8
tjg79

Windows 7 Professional x64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Megahertz07 View Post
You are showing - Right click on a driver - properties - Driver Tab- Driver Details Button

I Wrote
Right click on a driver - properties - Details TAB
I tried it both ways and I don't see any differences.
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