I’m feeling unlucky

When you connect a USB device, Windows does not recognize that a new device has been connected. Which of these would be the best place to view the status of your USB interfaces?

A) Event Viewer

B) Component Services

C) Device Manager

D) Service Manager

E) Check Google. It knows everything.

The answer: C) Device Manager

Device Manager can provide you with the status and detailed configuration settings for your computer’s hardware.

Want to know more? Watch “Using Windows Device Manager.”

The Windows Device Manager is the first place you should use to troubleshooting hardware issues. In this video, you’ll learn how to launch Device Manager and install, manage, and uninstall device drivers.