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    May have been asked before so I apologize in advance...When I connect my galaxy 3 to my pc via usb, the pc my phone doesn't get recognized....any ideas why and what I can do? I would like to root my phone...
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    Did you install the drivers? If not you can get everything your looking to do here:



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    Like the OP I haven't done a complete search to figure this problem out. YES I've down loaded the USB driver and still no luck. What I want to know is what the heck was Samsung thinking when they messed this up. The Phone should look like a simple memory device. Not something special. What morons!!!!!
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    Try unplugging and rep lugging it in a few times. Mine usually takes 2-3 tries before it recognizes.
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    My phone defaults to Installer Mode for USB connections. May want to try changing it to MTP mode. As others have noted the drivers are needed.
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    Ive changed it to MTP mode. Once I get it connected I can not do anything. Can't even find the extSD card
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    Sounds like a driver problem. May want to try Kies. If I recall correctly it has a connection/driver troubleshooting tool.

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