PC Won't Detect EVO after 2.2 upgradeSupport


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  1. dustymonkey83

    dustymonkey83 Member This Topic's Starter

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    Yet another problem I'm having after upgrade...

    I plugged my EVO into my PC via USB to transfer videos and the PC won't detect it. I have it set as "Disk Drive" by default but it won't do anything...just starts charging. I even selected "ask everytime I connect" and it still won't do anything.

    Any suggestions?
     

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  2. par4bri

    par4bri New Member

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    Try re-installing the most recent version of HTC sync on your PC. I have had to do this several times and nobody at HTC or Sprint can tell me why.
     
  3. jakesquash

    jakesquash New Member

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    same problem, re-installed HTC sync, and still the PC does not recognize the phone. Can't sync outlook contacts and calendar. anyone have a fix for this?
     
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  4. ceabbott2

    ceabbott2 Well-Known Member

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    Dang

    I am having the same problem sort of. The HTC Sync will sync with outlook but it will not recognize the Evo as a disk drive.:confused:
     
  5. Airon22

    Airon22 New Member

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    I plugged the usb cord into my phone then into my pc. It doesnt even bring up the detection screen like it use too when I first got the phone. So if any one can tell my why its doing this it would be great. Im running windows 7 and android 2.2
     
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  6. blakethomas

    blakethomas Member

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    Don't know if this is something you've tried, but I found that on my PC if I use a third party USB cable, I get an error message saying I don't have the proper drivers installed, but if I use the USB cable that came with the Evo, it works. Might be worth a shot.
     
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  7. Mr. Ed

    Mr. Ed Well-Known Member

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    noticed this too
     
  8. EarlyMon

    EarlyMon The PearlyMon Moderator

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    Also make sure you haven't killed the PC Synchronization process on the phone.

    This has nothing to do with HTC Sync - it provides the usb detection and is in charge of giving that prompt dialog to connect as Charge only, Disk drive, etc.
     
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  9. Capsaicinburn

    Capsaicinburn New Member

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    How does one know if they killed the PC Sync Process? "Background data" and "Auto-sync" are both checked in settings.
     
  10. Mr. Ed

    Mr. Ed Well-Known Member

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    Check running services ...or uninstall all task killers and start up monitors...reboot phone and pc ...try again.
     
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  11. Capsaicinburn

    Capsaicinburn New Member

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    Thanks Mr. Ed. My problem is now solved.
     
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