POSTS TAGGED: Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7

Root the Galaxy Tab 7.7 Using Stock Recovery

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As a device’s development matures, there are more and more ways to do essentially the same things. Multiple recoveries, multiple ROMs, multiple kernels, and so on are all released, and while each one is essentially the same as the one that came before it, there is something that makes each of them unique. This is also true for root methods. The first method might be something difficult, the second may be a one-click, and a third might be a one-click and also adds recovery. For Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 owners, there is now a root method that only uses the stock Android recovery.

This is unique for a number of reasons. First and foremost, Samsung devices aren’t typically rooted via stock recovery. Most of t. . . READ ON »

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Stock Initramfs, Kernel, and Partitioning for Galaxy Tab 7.7

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Github is to Android development, what a paint brush is to fine art. Sure, you can create art without paint brushes, but let’s face it, da Vinci used paint brushes. Such is the case with Github. Most developers use it to bring the best of the best to their respective Android devices and some truly legendary projects have their roots in Github commits. For those carrying the Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7, your Github goodness is just getting started.

XDA Recognized Developer bedwa has uploaded the stock kernel and stock initramfs onto Github. Other users then decided to join in on the party by posting the entire partition layout for the Tab 7.7. The kernel itself and the initramfs can be used as a base on which to add co. . . READ ON »

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Modify the Galaxy Tab 10.1 Keyboard Dock to Work With the Galaxy Tab 7.7

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Generally speaking, hardware modifications are done in order to implement a specific feature or remove a specific features. However, there are some hardware mods out there that are designed to give the user a choice of further changes. In some cases, those mods can be even better than specific, single purpose mods. This is the case for the original keyboard dock of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 and make it compatible with the Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7.

XDA Forum Member shazoom has released a method that allows users with the Galaxy Tab 7.7 to get into the keyboard dock which allows users to not only make it compatible with the Galaxy Tab 7.7, but also add or subtract any number of keys to make the keyboard more suit their . . . READ ON »

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Galaxy Tab 7.7 Guide – Most Known Issues and Solutions

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One of the biggest issues for a lot of frequent XDAers is dealing with the same questions over and over again. Having to link user after user to the same guides to fix the same problems can quickly increase one’s stress levels and can even invoke moments of rage. Of course, on the other end of the spectrum, there are a lot of ways you can word a problem and sometimes the search doesn’t always have the answer, even if it’s there.

For those who own the Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7, there is an alternate to the search feature. XDA Forum Member Theory has made a compilation of the known issues for the 7.7 and helps direct users to the proper tutorials and guides to fix their problem. The guide features answers to qu. . . READ ON »

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