Do you want to know whether a hardware is functioning properly or not ? In this article we will see two ways by which you will be able to know it.

Right click on “My Computer” icon.

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Click on “Properties“.

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Click on “Device Manager“. Now expand any hardware installed in your system.

devicemangerIf a hardware is not functioning properly you will see a yellow exclamation mark in front it as shown below.

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The second way to find is to right-click on the hardware from the device manger.

devicemanagerClick on “Properties“.

devicemangerIf a hardware is not functioning then you show an error message. In the above box you can see that the driver for the hardware is not installed. If everything is working well then you see a message as shown below.

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This is how you can find out whether a hardware is functioning or not.