USB debugging allows you to optimize the USB connection to your PC or Mac if you are unable to connect to it and you cannot access your smartphone from the computer.
In this article, we will explain how to enable USB Debugging on your Samsung Galaxy S8.
Step 1: Activate developer options
First of all, the developer menu has to be enabled within Android. To do this, please follow these instructions:
- Unlock developer mode on the Samsung Galaxy S8 LINK
Step 2: Activate USB Debugging
Start from the Samsung Galaxy S8's home screen and then navigate to:
App Menu --> Settings --> Developer Options
Activate this by using the "Master knob" at the beginning. Then look for the "USB Debugging" setting and then activate it by setting the switch to "active".
After that restart the Samsung Galaxy S8 and connect this again with your PC or Mac. A connection should now be initialized without problems and you can access the smartphone with the computer.
You now know how to enable USB Debugging on the Samsung Galaxy S8.