How to Open Device Manager in Windows 10?

You can open Device Manager in seven different ways and they are:

Method #1

Use devmgmt.msc command in any of the following programs to launch Device Manager:

Run contains command to open Device Manager

Method #2

  1. Open the Start menu.
  2. Type device manager.
  3. Click on the Device Manager in the search results.

Method #3

  1. Open Power user menu (you can do this by pressing Windows and X keys simultaneously or by right-clicking on the Start button).
  2. Hit Device Manager which you can find between System and Network Connections.
Device Manager option

Method #4

Open Control Panel. Click the Device Manager link.

Device Manager in Control Panel

Note: If you don’t see Device Manager, then it means you’re in the Category view. Click on Hardware and Sound > Device Manager.

Method #5

  1. Open the Settings app.
  2. Type device manager in the search box at the top.
  3. Click Device Manager from the search results.

Method #6

Go to the System32 folder. Double-click the devmgmt file.

Devmgmt file

Method #7

Right-click on the blank area in the Devices and Printers. Hit Device Manager in the context menu.

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