This tutorial explains how to install the Android ADB USB driver manually. Follow it if When the Google USB driver is installed, plug in your device. Warning. The Google USB Driver is required for Windows if you want to perform adb debugging with any of the Google Nexus devices. Windows drivers for all other. You need to modify 3 things in order to make Google USB driver work for any android phone on any Windows: Add your device's ID to file ADB doesn't recognize my Galaxy Nexus - Win7.