No devices being show in Device Manager !!

  jonpep 09:40 23 Jul 2009
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Running windows xp professional and has lost all of the devices normaly listed in Device Manager, any thoughts on this please.

  Technotiger 09:45 23 Jul 2009

Try a re-boot, or a System Restore.

  jonpep 09:48 23 Jul 2009

Have tried restore ,still blank

  birdface 09:49 23 Jul 2009

This from another forum.

Hi,

Please follow the following steps for the issue " device manager not showing any devices".

Click Start, click Run, type services.msc, and then click OK.
Double-click Plug and Play.

If you receive a Configuration Manager message, click OK.
In the Startup Type list, click Automatic, and then click OK.
Close Services.
Restart the computer... and this will resolve the issue

Have a great day

  jonpep 09:49 23 Jul 2009

Have tried restore ,still blank

  jonpep 09:58 23 Jul 2009

Many thanks to you all, all back now

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