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Razer DeathAdder Essential Not being Detected by Razer Synapse

Discussion in 'Razer Support' started by Dimondminer11, Oct 26, 2020.

  1. Dimondminer11

    Dimondminer11 New Member

    The title says it all really.
  2. thatfrsavage1992

    thatfrsavage1992 New Member

    I have the same problem with my Deathadder Essential and with my keyboard. Both not being detected and I can't use Synapse either/
  3. Razer.SpeedCr0ss

    Razer.SpeedCr0ss Speed Hunter Staff Member

    Hi there! Thanks for sharing your Razer Synapse-related concern here. Are you using Razer Synapse 3.0? If yes, please gather its logs by following the steps here. Once done, please perform the steps below and see if it helps:

    "Clean reinstallation of Razer Synapse with registry delete."

    Note: Please be careful and not delete other files/folders as it may corrupt your Windows operating system. Check the steps below:

    1. Uninstall Synapse and delete all files in C:\Program Files (x86)\Razer and C:\ProgramData\Razer directories. These folders are hidden by default, so please be sure to unhide them.
    2. Uninstall Razer drivers by going to "Device Manager" from Control Panel.
    3. Press Windows + X key and choose Command Prompt on the menu.
    4. Type regedit in the command prompt window and press enter.
    5. Please go to this path and check if you have it:

    *Please delete everything that's in the Razer folder. Please reinstall Synapse after deleting all the files inside the Razer folder

    6. Download a fresh installer and reinstall, then restart your PC.
    7. Add Synapse to your firewall exemptions and update your .NET Framework at https://dotnet.microsoft.com/download/dotnet-framework/net48
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