Archive for category Windows 2008 R2
You maybe surprise when you want to cleanup your Windows 2008 after P2V that you don’t see the Hidden Devices in windows manager even when you run the well-known commad when you are logged in using Domain Accout set devmgr_show_nonpresent_devices=1 or set devmgr_show_nonpresent_devices=yes. Why, because of the security feature in Windows 2008 won’t let the command to take effect..
1: Run the Command Prompt as Administrator
2. set devmgr_show_nonpresent_devices=1 or set devmgr_show_nonpresent_devices=yes
3. devmgmt.msc ,, if you dont do this in command and you go to Manage -> Device Manager -> and Show Hidden devices, you won’t see the hidden devices.