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I tried connecting my Samsung Galaxy SII(ICS) to Samsung Kies 2.0.2 through USB.

But whenever i connect the cable, Kies asks me to switch the phone to Kies Studio mode. But I could not find this mode in USB connection.

How do I connect my phone to Kies?

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  1. Under Settings → Applications → Development disable USB Debugging. (In vanilla ICS this option is under Settings → Developer options)

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  2. Plug your phone into your PC via USB with Kies already running.

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up vote 0 down vote accepted

Setting USB Debugging didn't resolve my issue. I upgraded Kies to the latest version. And it worked well.

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