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How Can I Connect My Phone if I Can't Connect via USB Cable?

2016-10-12 13:54:14/Posted by Alleny Gavinto Android Backup Topic/Follow @ AllenyGavin

When you cannot connect via USB cable, it may be due to the following reasons:
1. The device is not supported.
2. The driver for the device is not installed correctly on the computer.
3. You are not running the latest version of the program.
4. USB debugging is not enabled on the device.

Here are the steps to resolve the problem:

1. Make sure the device is supported by the product. Follow this link for a list of supported devices:
https://www.mobikin.com/assistant-for-android/

2. Update or download the MobiKin Assistant for Android (Windows/Mac) to the latest one on your Windows or Mac computer.
Windows version: https://www.mobikin.com/downloads/mobikin-android-assistant.exe
Mac version: https://www.mobikin.com/downloads/mobikin-android-assistant.dmg

3. At present, this program provide users with two different connection methods: connect via USB cable and connect via WiFi. So if you can't connect your Android phone with USB cable, you can take a trial on the WiFi connection method. Below are the detailed steps:

- Launch the program directly and choose "Connect via WiFi" on the top right panel.

- Set your Android phone and your PC in the same network and then go to the following website on your phone: https://www.mobikin.com/assistant-for-android/apk.html. Download the APK file and then install it on your Android device.

- Start the MobiKin Assistant for Android app on your device and launch the program on your computer, here you're required to click Allow access button in the pop-up window on your PC just like below. After that, you can click "Scan QR Code"  on your Android to connect the device to PC via WiFi.

connect-wifi.jpg

Scan QR Code

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- Now, you can manage your Android data as you like.

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