Install or uninstall a sensor

To install a sensor

  • Check the information that came with your sensor or go to the sensor manufacturer's website. After you've installed a sensor, you must enable it. This allows programs to access information from the sensor. For more information, see Enable or disable a sensor.

To uninstall a sensor

  1. Open Location and Other Sensors by clicking the Start button Picture of the Start button, and then clicking Control Panel. In the search box, type sensors, and then click Location and Other Sensors.

  2. Click the sensor that you want to uninstall.

  3. Under More options, click Uninstall this sensor, and then click OK. Administrator permission required If you're prompted for an administrator password or confirmation, type the password or provide confirmation.