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 : ForumWindows 7 / reset remote login details / device name already in use ForumUsb Device Name and Driver Help please ForumUsb Device Name and Driver Help please ForumChange Device name ForumWhat is the Device Name that measures whether or not Mobo components.. ForumNew PC Build, Windows 7 Install "No signed device drivers were found." ForumWindows 7 usb camera device shows up in device mananger but not my computer ForumUnknown name on windows 7 network map ForumInstall audio device windows 7 ForumMissing device driver message when trying to install Windows 7 ForumFree download bluetooth peripheral device driver for windows 7 ForumWindows 7 installation error load driver & missing cd/dvd drive device drive ForumDownload Bluetooth peripheral device driver for windows 7 32 bit free download ForumWindows 7 comes without a base system device driver ForumBluetooth peripheral device driver free download for window 7 ultimate 64-bit Forum"Reboot and select Proper boot device" ForumDownload qbasic for windows 7 ForumCanon bjc driver for windows 7 32bit ForumBluetooth device: ForumBluetooth radio device is not available More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !