Article ID: 285122
This article describes how to start Device Manager by using a mouse or the keyboard. You can use the keyboard if the mouse is inoperable or is not present, of if you have difficulty using a mouse.
You can use Device Manager to manage the devices in your computer. You can use Device Manager to view and manage device properties, update device drivers, change device settings, and uninstall devices.
For additional information about Device Manager, click the article numbers below to view the articles in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/133240/EN-US/ )Troubleshooting Device Conflicts with Device Manager
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/125174/EN-US/ )Explanation of Error Codes Generated by Device Manager
Starting Device Manager with a Mouse
Starting Device Manager with the Keyboard
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