8 things to try of Windows 8 isn’t finding your wireless or networked device.

Why isn't Windows finding my device?

  1. Make sure sharing is turned on
  2. If its a printer, you can try using Advanced printer setup
  3. Check Bluetooth is turned on in your PC Settings
  4. Double check your devices bluetooth settings are correct and turned on
  5. Make sure all your network devices are turned on
  6. Try using a built in troubleshooter
  7. Double check with the device maker to make sure you have all the latest drivers etc
  8. Take a look at the hardware and drivers community page in the Windows forum for solutions to problems with specific devices that other people have found

Why isn't Windows finding my device?

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