Here’s how to create a desktop shortcut to launch device manager in Windows 7.
Creating shortcuts can improve the productivity and efficiency of users. Today, we will show you how to create a desktop shortcut to launch device manager on Windows 7. This can make it easier to access the settings you need for hardware drivers and other settings.
Create Shortcut to Device Manager on Windows 7
Right-click on your desktop and go to New > Shortcut.
Copy and paste devmgmt.msc in the location field and click Next.
You will be asked to name the shortcut, type: Device Manager, or anything you want, and click on the Finish button.
If you want to change the shortcut icon, right-click on it and go to Properties.
Click on the Change Icon button under the Shortcut tab.
Select any icon you want to use from the list of preloaded icons or browse to the location of the shortcut. Click OK when done.
You can even assign shortcut keys to launch the shortcut. Go to shortcut properties and click in the Shortcut Key field. Now, press the keys you want to use as a shortcut (e.g., CTRL +D, etc.)
If you want faster access, pin it to Taskbar or Start Menu.
I hope this helps; feel free to ask any questions you have using the comments section below.