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Code 14: This device cannot work properly until you restart your computer

Updated: August 31, 2007

Applies To: Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista

Device Manager displays the following message in the Device Properties dialog box, on the General tab, in the Device Status text box:

This device cannot work properly until you restart your computer. (Code 14)

The installation of a device driver for the device requires overwriting some files that are currently in use.

Restart your computer.

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