Hardware Identify Portable 1.4.0
Straightforward approach for hardware identification
Tweaking.com - Hardware Identify Portable is a utility that you can carry with you anywhere you want using a Flash drive as it does not require installation to work. This makes it a handy tool to have around if you’re in the PC repair business and need to extract that kind of data on the fly.
View all your PC hardware in a neat list
After its fast yet thorough scan, Tweaking.com - Hardware Identify Portable displays the results in a well organized list that is split into multiple columns. You get all the component information grouped by name, manufacturer, error code, class, driver version and hardware ID.
The application also comes with a feature that proves very effective for when you want to view components that follow a certain criteria. It enables you to show only hardware that does not have its drivers installed, that which has problems and you can choose to list all components with the exception of the standard system devices.
Search for component drivers online
Tweaking.com - Hardware Identify Portable can’t download the exact drivers you need for your components to work. It can however help you shorten the time it takes to find them by allowing you to search the Internet using information it possesses.
With a simple right-click on any of the list items, it brings out a context menu which provides the options to lookup the device in a database or search Google using the component name or ID.
If you’re not really into looking yourself, you can copy the information and paste it into an email or a report which you can then submit to your vendor or support service.
A comprehensive hardware identification tool
To sum things up, though it doesn’t offer all that many features, Tweaking.com - Hardware Identify Portable is indeed a more than practical tool which can definitely be helpful.
Reviewed by Alexandru Chirila on April 14th, 2014
Also available: Hardware Identify (Installable Version)
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- Moved the image controls used in the program into a ocx file. This has reduced the size of the main exe by 460 KB. Also making the program more stable and require less memory.
- Multiple interface code tweaks and enhancements.
Application descriptionHardware Identify Portable will help identify unknown hardware on your system. This program does not help you download...