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Did You Know? (#1: When Something isn't Working)

If you have a device that's connected to your computer and it's not working, you might think it's just broken. Odds are this isn't the case. If it's not working, try this:

- Click on Start - Click on Control Panel - Double-click on Device Manager
Uninstall the component that isn't responding by right-clicking on it and selecting Uninstall, then reboot your computer. If it still isn't working, go to the manufacturer's website and reinstall the latest drivers.

Also, if your device is wireless, it could just be that the battery needs to be replaced.

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