Windows 11 includes troubleshooters to help you solve problems with your PC.
Deprecation of Microsoft Support Diagnostic Tool (MSDT) and MSDT Troubleshooters - Microsoft Support
Learn more about the deprecation of Microsoft Support Diagnostic Tool (MSDT) and MSDT Troubleshooters.
This tutorial will show you how to manually run troubleshooters to find and fix many common problems in Windows 11.
- Option One: Run Troubleshooters in Settings
- Option Two: Run Troubleshooters in Control Panel
- Option Three: Run Troubleshooters using Command
1 Open Settings (Win+I).
2 Click/tap on System on the left side, and click/tap on Troubleshoot on the right side. (see screenshot below)
3 Click/tap on Other troubleshooters. (see screenshot below)
4 Click/tap on Run for the troubleshooter you want to use. (see screenshots below)
5 Allow the troubleshooter to run, and answer any questions in the troubleshooter.
1 Open the Control Panel (icons view), and click/tap on the Troubleshooting icon.
2 Click/tap on the View all link in the left pane. (see screenshot below)
3 Click/tap on the troubleshooter you want to run. (see screenshots below)
4 Allow the troubleshooter to run, and answer any questions in the troubleshooter.
1 Run the command in the table below for the troubleshooter you want in Run (Win+R), command prompt, PowerShell, or create a shortcut with the command.
|Connection to a Workplace Using DirectAccess|
|Devices and Printers|
|Hardware and Devices|
|Internet Explorer Performance|
|Internet Explorer Safety|
|Program Compatibility Troubleshooter|
|Search and Indexing|
|Windows Media Player DVD|
|Windows Media Player Library|
|Windows Media Player Settings|