Windows 7 device name Tags: Configuration Windows 7 Scanners Devices Last response: March 30, 2012 5:14 PM in Windows 7 Share edna_b March 30, 2012 1:48:12 PM When I attach a scanner using a USB port, the name shown under Mt Computer is different than the one in Devices and Printers. Where does it get the name? More about : windows device WR2 a b $ Windows 7 March 30, 2012 3:44:21 PM Most of the time it gets the name from the device (the scanner) using the USB port. m 0 l foscooter a b $ Windows 7 March 30, 2012 5:14:55 PM Have you installed the software to run the scanner? This MIGHT fix it. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Windows 7 / reset remote login details / device name already in use Forum SolvedMedia Files keep turning into 0kb folders of the same name (windows 7) Forum SolvedGraphics Card not showing up under device manager after fresh windows 7 install Forum Solved'No device drivers found' error Windows 8.1 -> Windows 7 downgrade installation Forum SolvedWindows 7 won't detect my Seagate Barracuda even though BIOS and Device Manager pick it up. Forum In my windows 7 the Exe. files have lost there icons and when i open them I dialog bar appear name Open With. Please send me s Forum SolvedInstalling Windows 7 on a Kingston SSD and it's asking for device drivers Forum SolvedBase System Device Driver for windows 7 ultimate Forum SolvedSSD Functional - "Insert Boot Media In Selected Boot Device", Windows 7 No Longer Booting Forum SolvedBluetooth Peripheral Device Driver for Windows 7 64-bit (ASUS X54H) Forum SolvedWindows Can't Initalize Device Driver - Belkin F7D1101 v1 USB Wireless Adaptor Forum Solvedwhy can I use a 32bit Driver for a Device installed in the 32bit version of Windows 7 Forum Solvedwhere can i download a cd-rom driver windows 7. nothing in device manager Forum SolvedRS232 port not recognized as port in device manager, windows 7 Forum SolvedNo device drivers were found - Windows 7 Install Forum SolvedWindows 7 Installation: A required CD/DVD drive device driver is missing Forum Solved Unknown name on windows 7 network map Forum Solvedhow to show portable device as removable storage in windows 7 Forum Computer is taking ages to load up Windows 7 and boot_device_led is red Forum Trying to install Windows 7 from a USB but keep getting the "No device drivers were found" error!!!!!!!!! Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !