Article ID : 00122210 / Last Modified : 03/29/2019

How to access the Device Manager.

    There are four ways to access the Device Manager:

    • Method 1: Right-click the Start button or press the Windows Logo + X key combination on the keyboard and, from the list, click to select Device Manager.

      Context menu - Device Manager

    • Method 2: On the taskbar, in the Search field next to the Start button, type Device Manager and then press the Enter key.

      Search - Device Manager

    • Method 3:
      1. Click the start button icon (Start) button.
      2. In the Start Menu, click Settings.

        Start - Settings

      3. In the SETTINGS window, click Devices.

        Settings - Device Manager

      4. In the DEVICES screen, click Printers & scanners or Connected devices, and under the Related settings category, click Device manager.

        DEVICES - Device Manager

    • Method 4:
      1. Right-click the Start button or press the Windows Logo + X key combination on the keyboard and, from the list, click Control Panel.

        Start - Control Panel

      2. In the Control Panel window, click Device Manager.

        Control Panel - Device Manager