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Hardware and Drivers
Surface sound, volume and audio accessories
Surface comes with built-in stereo speakers, mic and a headset jack to provide great sound. How to adjust the volume and add audio accessories.
Troubleshoot Surface sound and audio accessories
Solutions to solving problems if you are having trouble hearing or recording sound with your Surface speakers, mics or connected audio accessories.
Add a Bluetooth device
How to get Bluetooth® devices, such as wireless mice, keyboards, and headsets, working with your Surface.
Troubleshoot Bluetooth devices on Surface
Solutions to solving issues with Bluetooth® devices on your Surface. Your device has to be enabled, discoverable and within range.
Surface cameras and the Camera app
Use the two built-in cameras and the Camera app on your Surface to take photos, shoot videos and hold video chats.
Get better photos and videos on Microsoft Surface
If the photos or videos appear to be too light, dark or low resolution, improve your results by manually adjusting some settings in the built-in Camera app.
Surface cameras FAQ
Find answers to frequently asked questions about the Camera app and the cameras built into Microsoft Surface.
Connect a USB mouse, printer and more
How to connect a USB device, such as a printer, mouse or external hard drive, to your Microsoft Surface.
Touch Cover and Touch Cover 2
Touch Cover is more than a protective cover for your Surface. It is also a keyboard.
Troubleshoot Touch Cover or Type Cover
Try these steps if your Touch Cover or Type Cover is not working correctly.
Wireless Adapter for Typing Covers
Wirelessly connect any Surface Typing Cover to your Surface. With Surface Wireless Adapter for Typing Covers, you can use your Cover up to 30 feet distance.
Touchpad: A built-in mouse
Surface Typing Covers have a touchpad that can be used as a mouse. The touchpad also supports a few touch gestures.
Learn more about Type Cover -- the slim, traditional keyboard with moving keys.
Determine which Surface typing cover you have
Determine which Microsoft Surface keyboard you have: Touch Cover, Touch Cover 2, Type Cover or Type Cover 2.
Learn about all the features of your Microsoft Surface.
Surface Pro features
Learn about the features of Surface Pro–a powerful PC in tablet form.
Using the Pro Pen
Surface Pro and Surface Pro 2 come with a digital pen so you can write on the touchscreen.
Troubleshoot Surface pen
Find information to solve issues with the Pro Pen that is included with Surface Pro and Surface Pro 2. Also get answers to frequently asked questions.
Battery and power for Surface Pro and Surface Pro 2
How to check your battery status and charge your Surface Pro or Surface Pro 2 battery.
Surface Pro and Surface Pro 2 power states
Find out about Surface Pro and Surface Pro 2 power states. How to turn the Surface on and shut it down, make it go to sleep and how to restart it.
Surface Pro or Surface Pro 2 will not turn on
Follow these steps to solve issues with the battery and power if your Surface Pro or Surface Pro 2 will not turn on.
Surface battery will not charge
If you are having problems charging your Surface battery, try these solutions to solve the problem, and learn how to get service if that is what is needed.
Print and scan from Surface
How to add a local or wireless printer, set your default printer and print from apps on Surface.
Troubleshoot printing from Surface
Here are some things to check to help fix Surface printer issues.
The Surface touchscreen
The Surface touchscreen is a low-power, high-quality display with a wide viewing angle and backlighting suitable for indoor and outdoor use.
Troubleshoot Surface screen brightness
Try these solutions if the Surface touchscreen display is too dark or too light, or if it flickers, goes black or appears distorted.
Surface touchscreen stops responding
Try these solutions for your Microsoft Surface if the touchscreen stops responding to touch gestures.
Troubleshoot Surface screen rotation
Troubleshoot issues with screen rotation on your Microsoft Surface. How to lock and unlock screen rotation.
Connect Surface Pro or Surface Pro 2 to a TV, monitor, or projector
Connect Surface Pro to a TV, monitor or projector by using the Surface HD Digital AV Adapter or the Surface VGA Adapter.
Having trouble connecting the Surface to a second screen?
Try these solutions if you are having trouble connecting the Surface to a TV, monitor or projector.
Safety and regulatory information for Microsoft Surface
Read safety instructions, warnings and regulatory information for the Surface.