Prepare Your Nokia X2 for Battle with Nokia X2 Tools

Unveiled in June this year, the Nokia X2 is the Finnish companys second crack at an … more

Increase the Speaker Volume of Your Samsung Gear 2 with Tool and Tutorial

I think its pretty safe to say that any sound coming out of a … more

Unlock Hidden Camera Settings on Your Moto G

At one point in time or another, weve all gotten very fiddly with the camera settings on our … more

XDA Partners with LG for Developer Challenge

Many Android enthusiasts know the name LG. LG is the maker of some Google Nexus devices and some … more
Post Reply

[Q] No matter what ADB reports "List of devices attached" EMPTY

16th April 2014, 06:23 PM   |  #1  
OP Junior Member
Thanks Meter: 0
 
15 posts
Join Date:Joined: Dec 2010
Not sure where to post this. I have worked with roms many many times on android over the years without any trouble. I am on OSX macbook air with brand new HTC One M8 trying to S-OFF. No matter what I try I get this running ADB: "List of devices attached" EMPTY. Nothing listed.

WeakSauce rooted phone no problems.

1. HTC Sync connects to phone just fine.
2. Brand new Android SDK downloaded for use
3. Tried using sudo ./adb devices
4. Tried USB debug switch on/off
5. Tried USB unplug/replug
6. Tried phone on/off
7. Tried macbook on/off
8. System Profiler shows USB HTC device connected

What else can I do to make this work. Starting hour 5 of attempts. Any help much appreciated.
16th April 2014, 08:20 PM   |  #2  
Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 57
 
587 posts
Join Date:Joined: Oct 2008
Quote:
Originally Posted by studioleland

Not sure where to post this. I have worked with roms many many times on android over the years without any trouble. I am on OSX macbook air with brand new HTC One M8 trying to S-OFF. No matter what I try I get this running ADB: "List of devices attached" EMPTY. Nothing listed.

WeakSauce rooted phone no problems.

1. HTC Sync connects to phone just fine.
2. Brand new Android SDK downloaded for use
3. Tried using sudo ./adb devices
4. Tried USB debug switch on/off
5. Tried USB unplug/replug
6. Tried phone on/off
7. Tried macbook on/off
8. System Profiler shows USB HTC device connected

What else can I do to make this work. Starting hour 5 of attempts. Any help much appreciated.

The HTC Sync app on your laptop should be removed. You only needed it to install the drivers, then per the Firewater instructions, Sync should be uninstalled. I don't know if that's what's causing your problems, but try it.
16th April 2014, 08:53 PM   |  #3  
OP Junior Member
Thanks Meter: 0
 
15 posts
Join Date:Joined: Dec 2010
Quote:

per the Firewater instructions, Sync should be uninstalled

I did try that as well. Do I need to remove and restart? I will try that.
16th April 2014, 09:05 PM   |  #4  
Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 57
 
587 posts
Join Date:Joined: Oct 2008
Quote:
Originally Posted by studioleland

I did try that as well. Do I need to remove and restart? I will try that.

Possibly? I'm not a mac guy so I don't know, sorry.
The Following User Says Thank You to sfreemanoh For This Useful Post: [ View ]
16th April 2014, 10:23 PM   |  #5  
OP Junior Member
Thanks Meter: 0
 
15 posts
Join Date:Joined: Dec 2010
Quote:
Originally Posted by sfreemanoh

Possibly? I'm not a mac guy so I don't know, sorry.

WOW! Got it! This will no doubt save some people. From stackoverflow:

Quote:

If you have installed the application EasyTether, this can interfere with ADB.

sudo kextunload /System/Library/Extensions/EasyTetherUSBEthernet.kext

Boom! It worked.
16th April 2014, 11:06 PM   |  #6  
Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 57
 
587 posts
Join Date:Joined: Oct 2008
Quote:
Originally Posted by studioleland

WOW! Got it! This will no doubt save some people. From stackoverflow:



Boom! It worked.

Ahh, yeah... That was mentioned in the firewater instructions.:P

"All other phone software removed or disabled (Samsung Kies, PDANet, etc.)"
17th April 2014, 01:04 AM   |  #7  
ANTHONY81L's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 127
 
556 posts
Join Date:Joined: Jun 2010
Donate to Me
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by studioleland

WOW! Got it! This will no doubt save some people. From stackoverflow:



Boom! It worked.

hey what did you do to fix it ? i spent hours trying to unlock this thing and now my phone is with a guy that owns a computer store trying to do it for me . please help me out
17th April 2014, 05:21 AM   |  #8  
OP Junior Member
Thanks Meter: 0
 
15 posts
Join Date:Joined: Dec 2010
Quote:
Originally Posted by ANTHONY81L

hey what did you do to fix it ? i spent hours trying to unlock this thing and now my phone is with a guy that owns a computer store trying to do it for me . please help me out

Happy to be of help if I can. What step are you stuck on. Can you post a list of steps taken already?
12th September 2014, 12:07 AM   |  #9  
Junior Member
Thanks Meter: 0
 
3 posts
Join Date:Joined: Sep 2014
Quote:
Originally Posted by studioleland

Not sure where to post this. I have worked with roms many many times on android over the years without any trouble. I am on OSX macbook air with brand new HTC One M8 trying to S-OFF. No matter what I try I get this running ADB: "List of devices attached" EMPTY. Nothing listed.

WeakSauce rooted phone no problems.

1. HTC Sync connects to phone just fine.
2. Brand new Android SDK downloaded for use
3. Tried using sudo ./adb devices
4. Tried USB debug switch on/off
5. Tried USB unplug/replug
6. Tried phone on/off
7. Tried macbook on/off
8. System Profiler shows USB HTC device connected

What else can I do to make this work. Starting hour 5 of attempts. Any help much appreciated.

How did you do it..mine also says "list of devices attached "..
28th September 2014, 06:38 PM   |  #10  
fireashes's Avatar
Junior Member
Thanks Meter: 1
 
19 posts
Join Date:Joined: Sep 2010
Donate to Me
More
Step 1 : stop adb by typing code
adb kill-server
Step 2: remove the usb cable from the computer and phone
Step 3: disable usb debugging on your phone
Step 4: Enable usb debugging on your phone
Step 5: Connect usb to your phone and computer
Step 6: kill adb server by typing the code
adb kill-server
Step 7: ???
Step 8: Profit

Post Reply Subscribe to Thread
Previous Thread Next Thread
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes