It's Inevitable that at some point In your computing environment, there will be the need to add new devices to your computer, such as a keyboard, mouse, network printer, storage devices and so forth. For the most part, Windows 10 automatically detects and Installs them, but It does tend to fail at the best of times. As such, In this tutorial, I will show you how to create an Add a device shortcut on your PC's desktop.
Before I make a start, here's what I'm referring to. The traditional way of accessing the Add a device wizard, Is to navigate to Control Panel > Hardware and Sound > Add a device. Windows will then scan for new devices, and display them accordingly as per the Image below.
You can then select the device that you wish to Install, and follow the onscreen prompts until completion. As already mentioned, Windows 10 detects and Installs devices on Its own, but If for some reason It doesn't, you can use the Add a device wizard.
To have It readily available and accessible via a double-click of the mouse, I will demonstrate how to create a shortcut on your computer's desktop. The process Is extremely simple, so without further ado, let's get this tutorial started.
Step One:Firstly, navigate to your computer's desktop, right-click on a blank area and select New > Shortcut as shown below.
Step Two:Next, In the Type the location of the Item field, enter the following command.
Then hit Next to move forward.