Is there any way to install the Motorola USB drivers on Windows 8? I downloaded MotoHelper, but it won't install, saying that the OS Version is unknown. Is there some other way to get ADB to see my Droid X, or can I somehow extract the drivers from the installer?

I am not worried about stability - just playing around with the OS for now. Unfortunately, not being able to do Android development is making it less than fun.

  • You might want to check to see if Super User has any posts on getting drivers to work in Windows 8. – Matthew Read Apr 2 '12 at 17:30
  • Cross posted to Super User. Thanks! – mdkess Apr 3 '12 at 17:00
  • Oh, you might want to tweak that a little -- mobile device questions are off-topic there. Just to make it clear that you want to get PC-side drivers working. I'm not sure of the best way to do that since it seems there might not be a general solution. Maybe something like asking how to trick the installer into thinking it's Windows 7, or something ... in the end it's up to you :P – Matthew Read Apr 3 '12 at 17:19

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