Nexus 4 – Fix USB driver

Nexus 4 – Fix USB driver

The situation

Sometimes your drivers go wonky for some reason. Therefore, you cannot develop, debug or backup your content. Time to fix this!

The problem

Your Nexus 4 is not recognized anymore as an ADB device in windows 7.

The solution

Remove and install the driver for the device. Follow the steps as described by Google Android pages. They sometimes are somewhat confusing, so here is the right way to follow them.

Get the official Google USB drivers here:

https://developer.android.com/sdk/win-usb.html

OR get the specific OEM drivers of your device (LGE for the Nexus 4)

https://developer.android.com/tools/extras/oem-usb.html#Drivers

Install using the procedure as shown here:

https://developer.android.com/tools/extras/oem-usb.html#InstallingDriver

 

 

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