But first, you need to install the USB device driver software so that Windows knows what the phone is when you plug it in. Towards the end you’ll get a lot of screens saying the driver is not recognised by Windows 7 as being a legit driver, do you want to install?
The download comes straight from Samsung, the makers of the phone, so keep saying “Yes, install”.
Samsung mobile PC suite is a collection of tools and drivers used to connect Samsung mobiles to PC and perform various tasks such as data back, firmware update etc.
Depending on the operating systems of the mobiles and PC, there are different versions of Samsung PC suites are available.
If it's enabled, or set to a setting of your liking, it'll be re-disabled on reboot. For example if there is USB 3.0 on laptop, the ports may not work with the installation of updates.
If you’ve bought this phone and you want to connect it up to your Windows 7 PC, it’s actually not that hard to do – even if you’ve lost the original CD that came with the phone.
In what is yet another case of a manufacturer making things harder than they need to be, Samsung is pushing customers to use its own utility in favor of Windows Update to keep their laptops updated.
Do a hard-reset of your device by entering *2767*3855# on the virtual dialpad. Flashing the Device Turn off the phone, remove SIM and SD Card. Ensure that the drivers have actually been correctly installed.
Turn on the phone again by pressing and holding the Volume Down key, the Camera button and the Power button. In the next step, I would recommend unplugging the device from the USB cable.
Even the size of the application too reduced by around 40% compared previous versions of Samsung Kies.
This desktop application from Samsung is compatible with the devices which runs on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean or later. You can read more on this in my another post Samsung Kies 3 Features and Download.