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Windows NT 4.0 Device Manager

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Hello,

I have a Windows NT 4.0 computer.  I am trying to find the screen that will show me SCSI, RAID or SATA controller information so I can get some drivers.  I am looking for the same sceen that I would get on an XP computer in "Control Panel" - "System" - "Hardware" - "Device Manager".

I can not find that information on NT 4.0.
Thanks for your help.

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There's no real "Device Manager" in NT4. You can go to Control Panel -> Devices, but that will only tell you which of the device drivers are currently working.
You can find the core driver used by going to HKLM\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\<ServiceName> (search for the display name from the Devices if in doubt), then look for the REG_SZ value "Imagepath".

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Where is HKLM?  Is it a windows navigation or do I go to the command prompt?  I agree that control Panel -> Devices does not tell you much.  

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Start regedit, and go to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\...

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Hi,
Thank you very much for your help.
I have looked at a Windows XP computer and the Windows NT computer.  I have attached 2 screen prints from XP and 2 for NT.  I am trying to determine if I am looking at the correct file.  XP seems to spell it out a lot clearer that NT.  NT doesn't really give a controller like XP does.

From what you can tell, am I looking in the right direction?

Again, thanks alot for all  of your help and patience.

XP-Device-Manager.doc
XP-Regedit.doc
NT-Devices.doc
NT-Regedit.doc
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Yes, that should be correct.
Note that you can paste, edit and save screen shots using Paint (under Accessories); no need to use a proprietary format.

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Thank you very much for your help.  Also the tip on Paint.