Are you having trouble connecting to your Samsung Galaxy S8 to your PC via USB? If you are, you may need to follow the troubleshooting steps that we have provided in this article.
Hopefully by the end of this article you will be able to resolve the USB issue you’re currently having with your Samsung Galaxy S8. Our first tip has been listed below.
USB Connection To PC Not Possible On Samsung Galaxy S8 And Galaxy S8+ Plus (Solution)
Tip 1: Enable USB debugging. With USB debugging enabled, you can often resolve some USB issues that were previously affecting your device. Follow the instructions below to learn how to setup USB debugging to simplify the USB connection between your device and your PC.
Tip 2: Activate MTP + ADP in USB Settings. You can change your basic USB settings on your Galaxy S8 to activate MTP + ADP. The steps to set up the MTP + ADP USB mode on your Galaxy S8 are explained here.
Tip 3: Using another USB cable. Sometimes the USB connection problem may not be software related. Sometimes it may be that your USB cable may be damaged. You can attempt to use another USB cable to see if you can connect your Galaxy S8 to your PC if other methods aren’t working.
Tip 4: Testing another USB port. In some rare cases, your Galaxy S8 may be connected to a USB port on your PC that is damaged. You should try to unplug your USB from your PC and attempt to use another USB port. Hopefully another port on your PC may work. Once you’ve read through this guide, we hope that you will be able to resolve your USB connection issues on your Galaxy S8.