Originally Posted by Lenard The Pig
Yup, tried Kies, backed up contacts successfully. Tryed install Driver located in Kies folder on comp. Check USB Debugging is enabled. Tryed a couple of Rear USB ports ( COM 4 / 6 )
Have you enabled USB debugging as per post #2?
Originally Posted by ironass
On your phone, go to... Settings > Applications > Developement > USB debugging and check the box.
(On ICS ROM's.. Settings > Developer options > USB debugging and check the box)
Just noticed you checked USB debugging.
So, you have your phone in DOWNLOAD MODE when you connect it to Odin via USB?
You have also ensured that Kies is NOT running in the background?