Monday, June 22, 2009

Show Hidden Windows Drivers

Issue: Old hidden drivers can cause a problem. Here is how to expose them in XP and Vista

Add an environment variable:
Start/MyComputer/RightClick/Properties/Advanced/Environment Variables button
Add a system variable called:
Set the value to 1

Go to the Device Manager
Start/MyComputer/RightClick/Manage/Device Manager
Select the View menu/Show Hidden Devices
You can now see and delete hidden device drivers.

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