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15th March 2012, 11:57 AM   |  #1  
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How to enable USB mass storage on Android 4.0 ICS Samsung Galaxy S2?
1.Bring up Settings.
2.Click More… (under Wireless and network).
3.Then select USB utilities ~ Set USB cable connection mode.
4.Select Connect storage to PC then.
5.Connect USB cable from phone to PC.
6.Select Turn on USB storage.
7.That’s all.
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15th March 2012, 12:12 PM   |  #2  
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I was confused as to why my apps wouldn't install... Now i know why. Thanks dude
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eheh it's quite different from gingerbred, yes.
I have found it just yesterday!!
15th March 2012, 07:27 PM   |  #4  
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Originally Posted by rizxda

eheh it's quite different from gingerbred, yes.
I have found it just yesterday!!

It isn't really that different at all, it has always been under Network>USB utilities or something under GB. It's just that most of us used the pull-down notification.
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its working with my usbStick but dosent work with the camera!?
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Thanks, dude.

Was getting desperate because couldn't read my storage, on Bezke's ROM.

Cheers.
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thank you very much...
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OR, if you hate going through the menus everytime, you can do like I did and enable the USB mass storage by default (instead of that MTP which doesn't work on Mac OS).

Solution A - put this in your init script (if you have a kernel which supports init scripts, currently only CF-Root works on ICS).

Code:
setprop persist.sys.usb.config "mass_storage,adb"
Solution B - add/change the same settings in build.prop (you probably have now "persist.sys.usb.config=mtp,adb".

Code:
persist.sys.usb.config=mass_storage,adb
And reboot. When you connect your cable, it will default to USB mass storage mode just like it did on Gingerbread.
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Solution C: JKay or any other ROM maker, add a button to the Message bar.

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19th March 2012, 05:50 PM   |  #10  
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Quote:
Originally Posted by VAXXi

OR, if you hate going through the menus everytime, you can do like I did and enable the USB mass storage by default (instead of that MTP which doesn't work on Mac OS).

Solution A - put this in your init script (if you have a kernel which supports init scripts, currently only CF-Root works on ICS).

Code:
setprop persist.sys.usb.config "mass_storage,adb"
Solution B - add/change the same settings in build.prop (you probably have now "persist.sys.usb.config=mtp,adb".

Code:
persist.sys.usb.config=mass_storage,adb
And reboot. When you connect your cable, it will default to USB mass storage mode just like it did on Gingerbread.

I have "persist.sys.storage_preload=1"

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