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[HOW-TO] Root/Flash CWM Samsung Galaxy Tab2 [P31XX][Touch CWM][Update][25/08/12]

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20th June 2012, 08:38 PM   |  #1  
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Hello Guys,

Before few days i bought samsung galaxy tab2 p3100. P3100 is the asian version of tab2 which also include 3g+wifi+gsm.

After much searching and testing i managed to flash a cwm and was able to root my Tab.

A BIG FAT WARNING, I MAKE NO GUARANTEES THIS WILL NOT BRICK YOUR TAB, USE AT YOUR OWN RISK!!

So i thought that many p3100 users are still waiting for a proper guide so here it is:

HOW TO FLASH CWM :

First of all download the odin attached and extract it to a folder on your pc/laptop where you can find it.

Now download the expresso_recovery.tar file from the below mentioned link and also download the update.zip file attached.

Put your tab in to download mode[Volume down+power on button]

Start odin by clicking odin.exe.

In odin just tick on auto reboot and thats all. If you see any ticks in any boxes except this just untick it.

Now connect your tab via usb and the odin will detect your tab. It will be in yellow colour when it is detected.

Now in odin in pda select the expresso_recovery.tar file.

After that just press start.

When the flashing is done you will see a green colour and it will be saying pass this means the cwm has been flashed.

Just check if the cwm is working by putting your tab in to recovery mode[volume up+power on button]

Update : Guys you can also use the TWRP TOUCH RECOVERY by "teamw" & ClockworkMod Recovery 5.5.0.4 by "codeworkx".

ScreenShots, Cwm File & the original thread link posted below.


HOW TO ROOT

For rooting just put the update.zip file in your external sd card of your tab.

After that just put your tab in custom recovery mode.

You will get an option to select the file from external sd card.

Than select the update.zip file and you tab will be rooted and will reboot.

To check if its rooted just see in the applications menu if you are getting superuser app.

Enjoyyyy...

Cwm File v4.0.3 : Download

Cwm file for ICS v4.0.4 : Download

TWRP TOUCH RECOVERY : Download

Twrp Touch Recovery Original Thread : http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1696176



ClockworkMod Recovery 5.5.0.4 " By codeworkx"

P3100 - 5.5.0.4: Download

P3110 - 5.5.0.4: Download

P3113 - 5.5.0.4: Download

P3100 Touch Recovery - 6.0.1.2: Download

Original thread by Codeworkx : http://forum.xda-developers.com/show...php?p=27812563

Note : All the cwm's and rooting zips are not my work and i take no credits for this. I have just put this things in one post & have tried to make it as simple as i can for all the users.

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File Type: zip Odin3-v1.85.zip - [Click for QR Code] (198.9 KB, 34384 views)
File Type: zip update.zip.zip - [Click for QR Code] (1.22 MB, 42233 views)
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20th June 2012, 11:47 PM   |  #2  
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Will this increase flash binary counter?

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21st June 2012, 06:23 AM   |  #3  
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Ofcourse yes

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Post on which firmware version you tested this.
21st June 2012, 12:26 PM   |  #5  
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Quote:
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Ofcourse yes

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And until today there is no way to reset it, right?
So we lose warranty...

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On indian rom le1 which i updated via ota

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Haha no u dont loose any warranty my tab just came from the service center and my flash cout was 7

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do you have any custom rom for tab 2 p3100?
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No custom rom has been made yet for p3100. I am making one for myself. Surely if the users want i will post it

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surely u r most welcome.. i think many 3100 users like myself r searching for a good custom rom based on aokp or cyanogenmod.

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