How to control my phone from my computer or laptop

What if you are working on your laptop and your friends start text messaging!! You have to use both and it’s a bit annoying. In my case, I control my phone from my computer. How so!, okay lets have a look on it step by step.

How to control my phone from my computer

I am using Android Phone and Windows Operating system. Now, let us know what extra we need.

  1. ADB Driver in Windows Computer
  2. Google Chrome Web Browser with an app called Vysor
  3. Working Data cable

ADB Driver Install

For windows, to install ADB (Universal ADB Drivers) you have to go to the following website.

http://adb.clockworkmod.com

There, you will get a download button. Download ADB and install it in your windows machine.

Next step is to install visor in your google chrome web browser. I hope you are using google chrome web browser, if not, install it also.

Install vysor in google chrome

Open Google Chrome web browser and then search Vysor add on, you will get some suggestion, open then  and check is it offered by vysor.io or not. If it is offered by vysor.io, hit on + ADD TO CHROME Blue button.

Visor in Google Chrome
Visor in Google Chrome

Now time to connect your phone with computer.  First on USB Debugging. In most cases, you will get USB Debugging in Settings > Developer Options. But some phone like my  Huawei RG5 , it was not on settings.

To active that Developer Options in my  Huawei RG5 open Settings and go to About Phone  and then tap 7 time on Build Number

So, switch on that USB Debugging from Developer Options and then connect your phone with computer in USB.

USB Debugging
USB Debugging

After connecting your phone, Open Vysor in google chrome.

Open Vysor in google chrome

You can directly open apps of google chrome from bookmark bar. But if it is not there, type chrome://apps/ in web browser and enter

chrome://apps/

Now, if everything is okay, you will get following and click to Vysor

Vysor in Google Chrome Apps
Vysor in Google Chrome Apps

The vysor apps looks like below.  Click to view to get access of your mobile phone.

Click to view to open your

If everything is fine, you will get your android phone screen with control like below. Use your mouse to open apps and all in your mobile phone.

control my phone from my computer
control my phone from my computer

This is a free version of vysor. So, you will not get full access. You may buy  licensee but free is also okay.I am using the free version.


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