As Android is becoming more and more popular in the phone market, Samsung smartphone is one of the leading Android phones with a large amount of users. Surely, connecting your Android phone to computer for syncing and back up, is an important thing in case of losing your information on the phone. But what if you fail to connect Android to PC
Here we will take Samsung Galaxy smartphone as example, and provide some tips for you to connect Samsung Galaxy to PC
If you are using Samsung Galaxy S6/S5/S4/S3 running Android 4.0 or above
, you just need to go the settings and switch on USB debugging. Then, connect your device to the computer so that you can check your Android phone on computer and it will be read as a disk.
If your device is running Android 2.3, the following guide should be kept for yourself.
Before connecting to computer, uncheck "USB debugging
". (You can go to "Settings" > "Applications" > "Development" > "USB debugging")
Go to "Settings
" and choose "Wireless and networks
", then, click into "USB utilities
Tap on "Connect storage to PC
" (when your phone is not connected to PC). Then, it will pop up a window telling you to connect USB cable to use mass storage. Do not click "Cancel" now
Connect your phone to PC with a USB cable, and press "Connect USB storage
" on your phone when it reminds USB is connected.
The above operation is workable for Android 2.3
and may vary from devices running differernt Android system versions.
When the USB cable goes wrong accidentally, it is practical to fix connecting via Wi-Fi. Please read on to check.
Launch Android Transfer
on your commputer and the window will ask you to select "Android
". After that, go to click "Connect Now
Move to scan QR code on the screen, and then the phone will be connected quickly. With this way, you can manage your phone data on PC without difficulty.
: When you use this way, please confirm that the phone is connected with Wi-Fi.
Hopefully these tips can be helpful for you when connecting your Samsung Galaxy to computer