How to install Nexus 7 adb & fastboot drivers on Windows XP...

How to install Nexus 7 adb & fastboot drivers on Windows XP / Vista / 7?

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How to install Google Nexus 7 adb & fastboot drivers on Windows XP / Vista / 7? It is very simple because there is Google Nexus 7 ToolKit to help. Just follow the on-screen instructions from Google Nexus 7 ToolKit to install adb & fastboot drivers on PC. It will help to install these drivers automatically.

Prerequisites

  • Google Nexus 7 ToolKit

Do make sure that you have Google Nexus 7 ToolKit installed. Then you are ready to install Nexus 7 USB driver.


Install Nexus 7 adb & fastboot drivers on Windows XP / Vista / 7

How to install Nexus 7 adb and fastboot drivers on Windows XP / Vista / 7?

  1. Launch Google Nexus 7 ToolKit.
  2. Type no and enter when asked – Do you want to check if an Update is available?
  3. Type 1 and enter – Install/Uninstall Google Nexus 7 Drivers on your PC.
  4. Follow the on-screen instructions to install.
  5. Note – Select ‘Install this driver software anyway’ when Windows Security prompted.
  6. That’s all.

If everything goes smoothly, you should have Nexus 7 adb and fastboot drivers installed. You can enable Nexus 7 USB Debugging Mode and load Nexus 7 Fastboot Mode to test the USB drivers are working or not. You should get these when connect Nexus 7 to PC with USB cable.


ADB Mode (USB Debugging Mode)


Fastboot Mode

Finally, at Google Nexus 7 ToolKit in ADB Mode (USB Debugging Mode). Your Nexus 7 serial number will be shown if Nexus 7 adb and fastboot drivers installed successfully.

  • Kevin

    After step 2, a question pops up ” What model/build do you have [type the number eg 15] ?” and in the list of devices and build, I do not see 4.3 anywhere.

    Is 4.3 supported already?

    • http://www.jayceooi.com Jayce Ooi

      Try the latest build see.