Home Forums Tech Helproom Desktop unable to detect phone Tech Helproom | Windows Help | Apple Help | Digital Home & Smartphones Help | Consumer Rights Advice | Games | Speakers Corner | Beta Testing We regret to inform you that the PC Advisor Forums are now closed, and you are unable to post new comments or conversations. If you have a question about the forums, please contact us. Desktop unable to detect phone Anon-2455550 01:06 11 Jan 2020 Locked Hello guys I'm desperate pls help. My desktop suddenly cannot detect my phone after a trip overseas but has no issue reading other phone. It will only charge my phone regardless what internal setting I've done on my phone My phone can be detected and read properly by other desktop. I used the same cable. My phone does not appear in the device manager on my desktop for me to do any more setting or tweaking. Anon-433127 08:34 11 Jan 2020 Make and model of phone? Anon-2445101 08:38 11 Jan 2020 Try removing the device via USBDeview v2.85 . Also info here that should help.