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(Mount Samsung smartphone via command line)
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From the smart phone:
 
From the smart phone:
Go to settings > Wireless and network > USB utilities
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Go to settings > Wireless and network > USB utilities.
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Now click on the "Connect storage to PC" icon.
 
Now click on the "Connect storage to PC" icon.
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Now, Plug the cable into the phone and to the computer.  
 
Now, Plug the cable into the phone and to the computer.  
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You will not get a new screen that says "USB Connected". Click the "Connect USB storage" icon.
 
You will not get a new screen that says "USB Connected". Click the "Connect USB storage" icon.
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You will get a new colored andoid screen showing that the USB mass storage is active.
 
You will get a new colored andoid screen showing that the USB mass storage is active.
  
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By:
Alex Downs.
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--[[User:Adowns|Adowns]] 01:14, 2 January 2012 (EST) Alex Downs

Revision as of 06:14, 2 January 2012

Here are the steps to mount a Samsung Galaxy SII from command line:

From the smart phone: Go to settings > Wireless and network > USB utilities.

Now click on the "Connect storage to PC" icon.

Now, Plug the cable into the phone and to the computer.

You will not get a new screen that says "USB Connected". Click the "Connect USB storage" icon.

You will get a new colored andoid screen showing that the USB mass storage is active.

Su or sudo to root.

mount /dev/sdb /mnt/usb

You will now be able to transfer your files back and forth from command line.

reverse out your steps when you unmount.


By: --Adowns 01:14, 2 January 2012 (EST) Alex Downs