Microsoft Management Console in Windows 10 with Device Manager snap-in
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Device Manager – Wikipedia

Gadget Supervisor is a Management Panel applet in Microsoft Home windows working methods. It permits customers to view and management the {hardware} hooked up to the pc. When a chunk of {hardware} shouldn’t be working, the offending {hardware} is highlighted for the person to cope with. The listing of {hardware} will be sorted by numerous standards.[1]

For every system, customers can:

Gadget Supervisor was launched with Home windows 95 and later added to Home windows 2000. In NT-based variations, it’s included as a Microsoft Administration Console snap-in.

Varieties of icons[edit]

Disabled system[edit]

A disabled system has both been manually disabled by a person or by a way of error. In Home windows 95 via XP, that is denoted by a crimson X. In Home windows Vista and Home windows 7, this was changed by a gray downward pointing arrow within the decrease right-hand nook of the system’s icon.

{Hardware} not working correctly[edit]

There are lots of explanation why {hardware} might not work correctly. If Home windows acknowledges an issue with a tool, it’s denoted by a black exclamation level (!) on a yellow triangle within the decrease right-hand nook of the system’s icon.

{Hardware} not acknowledged[edit]

{Hardware} will not be acknowledged if it isn’t put in correctly or not suitable with the system. That is denoted by a yellow query mark rather than the system’s icon.

Gadget manually chosen[edit]

A blue “i” on a white area within the decrease right-hand nook of a Gadget’s icon signifies that the Use computerized settings characteristic shouldn’t be chosen for the system and that the useful resource was manually chosen. Be aware that this doesn’t point out an issue or disabled state.

Error codes[edit]

Gadget Supervisor error codes are numerical codes, every accompanied by an error message, which assist customers decide what sort of problem Home windows is having with a chunk of {hardware}.[2][3]

Code That means
1 This system has not been configured appropriately.
3 The motive force for this system could also be corrupted, or the system could also be operating low on reminiscence.
10 This system can not begin.
12 Not sufficient sources for the system.
14 The pc should be restarted for the system to work correctly.
16 Home windows cannot establish all of the sources this system requires.
18 Drivers for this system should be reinstalled.
19 Configuration data in Home windows registry is broken or corrupted for this system.
21 Home windows is eradicating this system.
22 This system is disabled.
24 This system shouldn’t be current, doesn’t have all its drivers put in, or shouldn’t be working correctly.
28 The drivers for this system are usually not put in.
29 The firmware of the system didn’t give it the required sources.
31 Home windows can not load the drivers required for this system.
32 A driver for this system has been disabled.
33 Home windows can not decide which sources are required for this system.
34 Home windows can not decide the settings for this system.
35 The pc’s firmware doesn’t embody sufficient data to correctly configure and use this system.
36 This system is requesting a PCI interrupt however is configured for an ISA interrupt (or vice versa).
37 Home windows did not initialize the system driver for this {hardware}.
38 Home windows can not run the motive force for this system as a result of a earlier occasion of the motive force exists.
39 Home windows can not load the motive force for this system. The motive force could also be corrupted or lacking.
40 Home windows can not entry this {hardware} as a result of its service key data within the registry is lacking or corrupted.
41 Home windows efficiently loaded the system driver for this {hardware} however can not discover the {hardware} system.
42 Home windows can not run the motive force for this system as a result of there’s a duplicate system already operating within the system.
43 Home windows has stopped this system as a result of it has reported issues.
44 An software or service has shut down this {hardware} system.
45 This {hardware} system shouldn’t be related to the pc.
46 Home windows can not acquire entry to this {hardware} system as a result of the working system is within the strategy of shutting down.
47 Home windows can not use this system as a result of it has been ready for secure removing, nevertheless it has not been faraway from the pc.
48 The motive force for this system has been blocked from beginning as a result of it’s identified to have issues with Home windows.
49 Home windows can not begin new {hardware} units as a result of the system hive is just too giant and exceeds the Registry Dimension Restrict.
52 Home windows can not confirm the digital signature for the drivers required for this system. A current {hardware} or software program change might need put in a file that’s signed incorrectly or broken.

Driverquery command[edit]

The driverquery[4]command-line program generates lists of put in units and drivers, just like the Gadget Supervisor’s output, which the person might view on-screen or redirect to a file. That is helpful for note-taking and for reporting issues to distant third events reminiscent of technical assist personnel. This system has switches to regulate the output element and format, together with an /fo change with csv parameter to generate output in comma-separated values format, appropriate for importing right into a spreadsheet software reminiscent of Microsoft Excel.[5]

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