Installing USB and ADB drivers of your HTC One M8 is very important because it allows your phone to communicate with your computer. Without USB drivers, even though you have connected your phone to your PC using a USB cable, the phone will charge but the PC will not recognize it.
This means that you cannot transfer files, songs, videos and pictures from your phone to your computer or the other way around. Also, ADB drivers are very important because they make it possible to install mods, ROMs and unlock the bootloader using ADB commands.
If you don’t have these drivers installed, you will be unable to do anything mentioned above. If you are looking to install the right drivers for your HTC One M8, follow the guide below.
Installing all the required drivers of your HTC One M8 on your computer is not as difficult as it seems. You only need a few files which can be easily found and install them using the guide below.
Installing HTC One M8 USB drivers
Installing the USB drivers is an easy process. You need to download HTC Sync Manager from the link above. Once you download the file, install it. This app will automatically install the drivers. Not only that, you will be able to receive software updates without having to OTA.
installing HTC One M8 ADB drivers
- Download MiniADB zip file and extract it.
- Put the extracted folder onto the root of your C drive.
- Rename it to miniadb_m7.
- Enable USB Debbuging on your phone.
- Open CMD and type cd c:\miniadb_m7.
- Now type adb devices.
- If drivers have been successfully installed, the window will list your phone.