Originally Posted by lunatic59
Are you connecting in MTP mode ore as storage? These are the options you get on newer Samsung phones and I believe MTP mode is problematic with XP.
It's defaulted to MTP mode and I have been unable to make Disc Drive mode work with my instance of XP Pro SP3.
Settings > More > USB Utilities > USB Mass Storage > Connect storage to PC
does, however, work A-OK on my Windows 7 laptop.
The brass ring for me would be some non-root utility that defaults my Note to a Disc Drive mode that works with XP. Just click it and leave it in Disc Drive mode until I have some need for MTP.