1. allysisa's Avatar
    hi all for some stupid reason after installing the preview for windows 10 for mobile my pc or any pc wont detect my phone so I can go bk to 8.1 everytime I hook to pc it just doesn't connect to pc.
    want to roll bk to 8.1 but unable as I said my pc wont detect the darn phone.

    please help x x oh my phone is Microsoft 640xl
    thanks in advance x
    11-15-2015 09:57 AM
  2. Qais Abu-Hasan's Avatar
    Try using , 'device not detected' in windows device recovery tool , also wait 5mins until the computer identifies it , maybe it's just a matter of time
    11-15-2015 10:11 AM
  3. allysisa's Avatar
    done that as it said use vol down and power key did that and 20 min later nothing xxx
    11-15-2015 10:24 AM
  4. srikanth reddy4's Avatar
    There may be a problem with the phone drivers. Make sure the drivers are installed. Once i had the same problem and i tried to recover the phone from a win7 pc. It worked. Mine was win8.1
    11-15-2015 10:54 AM
  5. allysisa's Avatar
    when I hook phone to pc with any cable it says usb malfunction so it wont let recovery detect it how can I make sure the drivers are installed x#
    11-15-2015 11:22 AM
  6. Peter McNeill1's Avatar
    Other possibilities:
    The usb cable has gone bad.
    The usb port on the phone has gone.
    The usb port on the PC is malfunctioning.
    Try a different usb port or try the cable and phone on another computer to rule out cable and phone usb port being damaged. Any updated usb drivers for the computer?
    xandros9 likes this.
    11-15-2015 11:35 AM
  7. Nokia5110's Avatar
    When the phone is not detected, remove from USB cable, turn it off then reconnect. Mine was detected after a few misses - Nokia 630 dual sim.
    11-15-2015 11:48 AM
  8. allysisa's Avatar
    Used 3 laptops 5 USB cables finally managed to get it load finally back to 8.1 never updating again lol well......thanks all
    11-17-2015 11:20 AM

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