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How To Fix Logitech Gaming Software "No Devices Detected" Error

One of the most common errors in Logitech Gaming Software is No devices detected.

And it definitely isn’t easy to find out why it can’t detect your gear without some help.

Fortunately, we were able to reproduce the error and figure out some solutions that will help you fix this problem.

Just follow our simple step-by-step process.

Make Sure Your Device Is Compatible

First of all, make sure your device is compatible with Logitech Gaming Software:

If your device is not listed above, check if it’s compatible with Logitech G Hub instead:

If your device is in the Logitech G Hub compatibility list, you can use Logitech G Hub software to customize your device.

If it’s not listed in either list, unfortunately it’s not compatible with any Logitech software.

Run As Administrator

The very first thing you should try is running Logitech Gaming Software as the administrator. You can do that by:

Step 1. Right-click on Logitech Gaming Software icon. It can be a desktop icon or in start menu.

How To Fix Logitech Gaming Software “no Devices Detected” Error
How To Fix Logitech Gaming Software “no Devices Detected” Error

Step 2. Click on Run as administrator. If you’re on a start menu, you can find it under More.

How To Fix Logitech Gaming Software “no Devices Detected” Error
How To Fix Logitech Gaming Software “no Devices Detected” Error

Update Logitech Gaming Software

Some of the newer devices, such as Logitech G Pro, will not be compatible until the software is updated manually.

Step 1. In Logitech Gaming Software, click on the arrow that pops up when you hover on the question mark icon.

How To Fix Logitech Gaming Software “no Devices Detected” Error

Step 2. Click on Check For Updates.

How To Fix Logitech Gaming Software “no Devices Detected” Error

Step 3. Logitech Updater will pop up. Click Download to download updated software.

How To Fix Logitech Gaming Software “no Devices Detected” Error

Step 4. Install the update, and choose if you want to restart now or later. If you choose to restart now, make sure you save your work.

How To Fix Logitech Gaming Software “no Devices Detected” Error

Step 5. Logitech Gaming Software is able to detect Logitech G Pro mouse now.

How To Fix Logitech Gaming Software “no Devices Detected” Error

Run LCore As Administrator

If that doesn’t fix the problem, or if the error happens again, try this:

Step 1. Go to the folder where Logitech Gaming Software is installed. The default directory is C:\Program Files\Logitech Gaming Software.

How To Fix Logitech Gaming Software “no Devices Detected” Error

Step 2. Right click on a file called LCore.

How To Fix Logitech Gaming Software “no Devices Detected” Error

Step 3. Click on Properties.

How To Fix Logitech Gaming Software “no Devices Detected” Error

Step 4. Go to Compatibility tab.

How To Fix Logitech Gaming Software “no Devices Detected” Error

Step 5. Check Run this program as an administrator.

How To Fix Logitech Gaming Software “no Devices Detected” Error

Step 6. Click Apply, then OK.

How To Fix Logitech Gaming Software “no Devices Detected” Error

Uninstall and reinstall Logitech Gaming Software

Make sure your device is unplugged before you start.

Step 1. Search for Add or remove programs on Windows search bar, next to the Windows button.

How To Fix Logitech Gaming Software “no Devices Detected” Error

Step 2. Click on Add or remove programs.

How To Fix Logitech Gaming Software “no Devices Detected” Error

Step 3. Scroll down until you see Logitech Gaming Software. Click on it.

How To Fix Logitech Gaming Software “no Devices Detected” Error

Step 4. Click Uninstall.

How To Fix Logitech Gaming Software “no Devices Detected” Error

Step 5. Click Uninstall.

How To Fix Logitech Gaming Software “no Devices Detected” Error

Step 6. Click Yes.

How To Fix Logitech Gaming Software “no Devices Detected” Error

Step 7. Click Finish.

How To Fix Logitech Gaming Software “no Devices Detected” Error

Now, we will reinstall Logitech Gaming Software.

Step 8. If you need the installation file, download it from the Logitech website.

How To Fix Logitech Gaming Software “no Devices Detected” Error

Step 9. Read the License Agreement. If you accept, click on I accept the terms in the license agreement, then click Install.

How To Fix Logitech Gaming Software “no Devices Detected” Error

Step 10. Wait for the installation to finish.

How To Fix Logitech Gaming Software “no Devices Detected” Error

Step 11. Once finished, choose if you want to restart your computer now or later, then click Done. If you are going to restart now, make sure everything is saved so you don’t lose any work.

How To Fix Logitech Gaming Software “no Devices Detected” Error

Did any of these fix your Logitech Gaming Software? Or do you have another solution that we didn’t list?

Let us know in the comment section!

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