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[How To] Root - Galaxy Tab 2 7" 4.0.4

22nd July 2012, 08:29 AM   |  #1  
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Instruction how to root your tab 2

1. Download Clock Work Mod recovery from here

2. Download cwm-root-gtab2.zip to root your device from attachment and copy to external sdcard

3. Download Fix-Recovery to erase install-recovery.sh from attachment and copy to external sdcard

4. Now Turn your device off .

5. Boot into Download-Mode (Power+Vol Down) and press vol up to continue.

6. Start Odin

7. Choose "GT-P31XX_ClockworkMod-Recovery_X.X.X.X.tar" as PDA

8. Connect your Tab

9. Untick Reset Time and Auto Reboot



10. When it show PASS, remove usb cable and hold Vol Up + Power, when Samsung Galaxy Tab screen appear release power button but keep vol up.

11. In CWM recovery, install fix recovery and cwm-root.

12. Now reboot your tab. It should be rooted now.

*Tested in my galaxy tab 2 7" with Android 4.0.4 from OTA update.

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22nd July 2012, 07:58 PM   |  #2  
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will this work for p3100 4.0.3? indian varient.
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22nd July 2012, 10:39 PM   |  #3  
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If you have 4.0.3 it will worked Just with cwm and cwm-root.zip to root.
Flash cwm from ODIN and then Flash cwm-root.zip from cwm recovery.

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24th July 2012, 04:07 AM   |  #4  
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I have tried flashing the Fix-Recovery.zip and cwm-root-gtab2.zip. I am getting E:signature verification failed. I doubled check everything I did and used a different sd card thinking maybe it wasn't accepting the sd card. Still having the same issue. I don't know if anyone has this problem with the method, but I would greatly would like the help to get root for the Tab.
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25th July 2012, 04:45 PM   |  #5  
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Great one.. thanks gan.. its really helpfull

Sent from P3100 Using Pertamax Till Modol
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26th July 2012, 05:20 AM   |  #6  
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Originally Posted by tisoy915

I have tried flashing the Fix-Recovery.zip and cwm-root-gtab2.zip. I am getting E:signature verification failed. I doubled check everything I did and used a different sd card thinking maybe it wasn't accepting the sd card. Still having the same issue. I don't know if anyone has this problem with the method, but I would greatly would like the help to get root for the Tab.

what type of cwm and galaxy tab do you have?
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28th July 2012, 03:52 AM   |  #7  
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Thanks for this! I have one question though. How come I don't have CWM in the menu? I can boot into recovery mode just fien.
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29th July 2012, 03:34 AM   |  #8  
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only CyanogenMod roms have the option to directly go to CWM recovery ,stock roms don't have that possibility.
29th July 2012, 05:11 AM   |  #9  
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Originally Posted by tisoy915

I have tried flashing the Fix-Recovery.zip and cwm-root-gtab2.zip. I am getting E:signature verification failed. I doubled check everything I did and used a different sd card thinking maybe it wasn't accepting the sd card. Still having the same issue. I don't know if anyone has this problem with the method, but I would greatly would like the help to get root for the Tab.

Same here

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what type of cwm and galaxy tab do you have?

I have the gt2 7 3113
29th July 2012, 08:40 PM   |  #10  
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Work nice for me, now rooted

ICS 4.0.4 UEBLE4

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