Debugging over Wifi

Article ID: 16737833

Issue / Question

Debugging android device over Wifi when it is not allowed to do USB debugging while detected charging.

Applicable To

MC33, TC20, TC25, TC51, TC56, TC52, TC72, TC57, TC70, TC75, TC77

Resolution / Answer

1. Please enable developer mode and USB debugging mode first, you may refer to link .

2. Ensure your device is able to detect via adb by using

adb devices

3. Change the target device to listen to TCP/IP connection on port 5555 by using

adb tcpip 5555

Note: Please ensure both PC and device are connected on the same network.

4. Get your device IP address via
Settings> About tablet (or About phone) > Status > IP address

adb shell netcfg

5. Disconnect your device with USB once you obtained the IP address and use adb command to connect to your device IP.

adb connect

6. Once you see it is returned with connected device IP, then you can launch your android IDE to debug via IP.


+ Applicable Products

  • MC3300
  • TC20
  • TC25
  • TC51
  • TC52 Touch Computer
  • TC56
  • TC57 Touch Computer
  • TC70
  • TC72 Touch Computer
  • TC75
  • TC77 Touch Computer