Your device may failed to be detected due to lots of reasons, here we have summarized several main reasons for your reference.

Haven't Selected MTP Mode

Installed Anti-virus Software in PC

Haven't Enabled USB Debugging

USB Cable Doesn't Work

Ports in PC Don't Work

Haven't Installed USB Driver in PC

When you connect phone to PC via USB cable, drag down the list in the home screen of your device to select "MTP mode".

The method of enabling USB debugging is quite different according to the Android OS. So you can follow the below guide to enable it:

1. Go to "Settings" > "Security" > "About Phone" > "Android Version" to check the Android version you're using;

2. Find the specific solution in the guide of enabling USB debugging.

Connect Android to another port in PC with orginal USB cable.

- Don't use a 3rd-party sourced, non-original cable to instead the original USB cable. And if you have used the origianl USB cable and you're also sure the cable works well, then you can switch to another port in PC to finish the connection between Android device and PC.

Generally speaking, the USB driver of your Android device can be downloaded and installed automatically. However, for some unknown reasons, you may fail to finish the installation. Then, you can download and install the USB driver manually. Below is the collections of downloading links of the Android drivers you may need.

- Download Android USB drivers manually.
- If you still have problem of this issue, please click here to learn more solutions to fix it.

Connecting Android to PC via WiFi can be done very easy. You only need to follow the below steps:

1. Download the latest Assistant for Android desktop version on PC, and the Apk version on your Android device respectively.
2. Choose "Connect via WiFi" in the main screen, then launch Android Assistant apk file on your device.
3. Make sure your PC and Android are under the same WiFi network, then scan the QR code on your PC. Then your device will be connected to PC successfully.

For more details about the operation of connecting Android to PC via WiFi, please click here.


  1. What to do if the program does not recognize your Android device?

Your Android device may fail to recognize due to lots of reasons, such as USB driver downloading failed, connection filed, and so on. For the detailed solution about this issue, please go to here to learn more: https://www.mobikin.com/android-backup/what-to-do-if-the-program-does-not-recognize-android-device.html

  2. How to fix when the product freezes or crashes?

If you experience multiple crashes of the MobiKin Assistant for Android, you may need be running an older version of the program. So please download and install the latest version of the program on your computer, then run it again.

If the program still freezes or crashes, you can contact our techinical team via email:support#mobikin.com (replace # with @). Submitting the log file will help, and you can find it here:
(Type “%appdata%” in Windows Explorer, then press Enter, go to Roaming> MobiKin > MobiKin Assistant for Android)

 3. Other issues

If you have other problems when you're using Assistant for Android or Doctor for Android, you can go to the FAQ center to get more.

- MobiKin Assistant for Android FAQs
- MobiKin Doctor for Android FAQs


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