How To Update Galaxy Tab 2 P3100 To Android 4.1.2 | AOKP M1 Rom

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How To Update Galaxy Tab 2 P3100 To Android 4.1.2 | AOKP M1 Rom

The Best and most Stable AOKP JB OS is here. Thanks to AOKP team for their valuable contribution. We are going to install an AOKP Rom which is probably popular for its enormous number of customization options. This Rom had some flaws in it’s early version. However they are now looked upon and fixed in the build 2 of AOKP Rom. The AOKP enthusiast won’t miss installing this Rom on their Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 P3100.

Remember this is the AOKP Milestone 1 Jelly BEan 4.1.2 Rom. The most stable of it’s type.

Before You Proceed–>>

  • You can update your Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 p3100   to the latest AOKP Rom using this tutorial. Please note that this is not an official release of firmware and we have tested it successfully. Though, Try this at your own risk.
  • Make sure you have Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 with model number p3100 with you and not any other device. Since this tutorial is intended only for this device, we are not sure if it will work for any other device.
  • Backup all the data on your device including messages,contacts and applications.
    Use AppBak to backup all your apps.
    Use SMS Backup and Restore to backup messages.
    You can backup your contacts using gmail .
  • Enable USB debugging on your handset. Go to Menu –> Settings–> Applications –> Development and check the “USB debugging” option.
  • Make sure your smartphone is charged with atleast 85% of power.
  • You need to have an rooted Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 . If you don’t then check out our guide on How To Root And Install ClockWorkMod Recovery Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 GT-P3100


How To Update Galaxy Tab 2  P3100 To Android 4.1.2 | AOKP M1 Rom

  1. Download the latest AOKP M1 Custom Rom and save it on your PC in a convenient folder.
  2. Now download the Google Apps package and just save it in a convenient folder on your PC. Don’t extract it.
  3. Now copy both the files to your phone’s SD card. It is recommended that you copy these files in the root folder of your SD card.
  4. Now switch off your Tablet and boot in recovery mode. You can boot your device in recovery mode by pressing and holding together Volume UP ‘ + ‘ Home ‘ + ‘ Power buttons and when you see the recovery mode screen, release these buttons.
    Note- Use volume keys to navigate through menu and Power key to select an option while you are in recovery mode.
  5. Now you need to make a NANDROID Backup of your Samsung Galaxy Tablet 2. Go to ‘ Backup and Restore ‘ and select ‘ Backup ‘.
  6. Now select ‘ Wipe data/Factory reset and confirm on the next screen by pressing power button.
  7. Now select ‘ Wipe cache ‘ and confirm by pressing power button.
  8. Now select ‘ Advanced –> Wipe Dalvik cache and confirm by pressing power button .
  9. Then select ‘ Install ZIP From SD Card ‘ and then select Choose ZIP From SD Card and browse to the AOKP ROM M1 zip file that you copied to your device’s SD card in step 3. Select the file and confirm by pressing power button. The installation will start.
  10. Once the installation is finished, install the google apps package by following step 9.
  11. When you finish installing google apps package, select Go back and select Reboot system now.
  12. Now your device will boot with the whole new Look and feel of Jelly Bean 4.1.2 .
  13. Congratulations !! You have Android Jelly Bean 4.1.2 running on your Samsung Galaxy Tablet 2  !!

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