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Dell Laptop Kindle Fire HD MTP Driver doesn't work

OP mwhatsup

16th January 2014, 02:09 AM   |  #1  
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Hi everyone,

This isn't really a question but rather a solution to what I had to look for, for a long time.

I have a Dell Laptop and for some reason I couldn't connect my Kindle Fire HD. So after Looking around (for a very long time) I found a way of fixing it.


In my case it would install all drivers except the MTP driver. It would just show me MTP with a yellow triangle and an exclamation mark inside.

Like so:

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I did the following to fix it:

1. Open Device Manager

2. Right click "MTP" and press on "Properties"

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The "MTP Properties" window should open.

3. Go to the driver tab and press "Update Driver".

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4. Select "Browse my computer for driver software"

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5. Press "Let me pick from a list of device drivers on my computer"

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6. Scroll down to "Portable Devices", select it and press "Next".

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7. Select "(Standard MTP Device)" for "Manufacturer" and "MTP USB Device" for "Model".

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Press "Next" when done.

8. A warning will show up, just press "Yes".

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9. It should give you the "Successful" message.

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Close all windows and go to "Computer".

10. Your Kindle should now show up on "Computer".

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I hope this will help out some of you since this has been a big problem for me for a long time.

Thank you for reading.
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16th January 2014, 03:32 AM   |  #2  
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Smile Feel free to leave replies
Also, please feel free to leave replies if this actually helped you.

Thank you
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16th February 2014, 04:30 PM   |  #3  
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I worked for me. Thanks a lot mwhatsup
I tried one and a thousand suggestions until I came across yours and it worked for me. Thank you very much.
6th March 2014, 05:34 AM   |  #4  
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AWE!!! Thank you so much. I tried every which way, was even trying to do windows repair. So glad I kept reading!!! Thank you so much. Wanted to bump this if anyone has this problem

And...I am coming from a nexus device, same thing happened on the touchpad too!
13th March 2014, 04:23 AM   |  #5  
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Originally Posted by mwhatsup

Also, please feel free to leave replies if this actually helped you.

Thank you

thank you thank you thank you 5 hours of surching and finally a solution to the problem
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Dude you are a blessing from the sky! thank you for this solution! the ONLY one that worked!
25th March 2014, 05:57 PM   |  #7  
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Wow, thanks a lot! This worked SO WELL.
Great instructions, thank you for the pictures as well, they really helped.

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