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. 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. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Windows 7 / reset remote login details / device name already in use Forum Usb Device Name and Driver Help please Forum Usb Device Name and Driver Help please Forum Change Device name Forum What is the Device Name that measures whether or not Mobo components.. Forum New PC Build, Windows 7 Install "No signed device drivers were found." Forum Windows 7 usb camera device shows up in device mananger but not my computer Forum Unknown name on windows 7 network map Forum Install audio device windows 7 Forum Missing device driver message when trying to install Windows 7 Forum Free download bluetooth peripheral device driver for windows 7 Forum Windows 7 installation error load driver & missing cd/dvd drive device drive Forum Download Bluetooth peripheral device driver for windows 7 32 bit free download Forum Windows 7 comes without a base system device driver Forum Bluetooth peripheral device driver free download for window 7 ultimate 64-bit Forum "Reboot and select Proper boot device" Forum Download qbasic for windows 7 Forum Canon bjc driver for windows 7 32bit Forum Bluetooth device: Forum Bluetooth radio device is not available Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !