SAMSUNG GALAXY TABLET Posts on XDA

Save Time and Skip the Sprint Activation Message for the Galaxy Tablet

A lot of people seem to be rather annoyed at the fact that there is an activation message every time their Galaxy Tablet is turned on. There are various methods for skipping this on other versions of the device, but the Sprint one seems to have adverse effects or doesn't work at all with them....

Fix Found For Protected Bootloader for Galaxy Tab

You may remember that last month, we published an article regarding several new firmwares of Samsung Galaxy Tablets. These contained a new bootloader that was not allowing custom roms to be flashed onto the devices. Well, XDA moderator Chainfire just updated his thread with rather good news for owners of this device. In essence, there...

Warning: Leaked Galaxy Tab Firmware comes with Protected Bootloader

A note to those that are owners of Samsung Tab devices. The latest leaked firmwares come with a protected boot loader that disables custom ROM flashing abilities. From XDA Moderator Chainfire's Post: Some of these ROMs include new bootloaders. These bootloaders check checksums/signatures in various parts of the firmwares. The "normal" Samsung ROMs, nor custom ROMs and kernels, have these...

US TMobile Galaxy Tab Flashed To Make Phone Calls

So if you're an owner of a Samsung Galaxy Tab, the latest news is that some clever people at XDA have managed to work out how to flash the tablet in order to make phone calls!XDA forum member Jyveafk originally posted a thread on trying to install phone.apk to his Tab but failed to make...

Ubuntu Running On Galaxy Tab

If you fancy trying to run another OS on your Galaxy Tab, say like Ubuntu, then you'll be interested to hear that it's possible!XDA forum member dviera88 decided to take the plunge and have a go by following the instructions for getting Ubuntu running on the Samsung Epic, originally posted by XDA member BThomas22x. Your Tab must...

LWP Creator for Samsung Galaxy Tab

A few months ago, we talked about Ownskin, which is an app for Android that made it a breeze to make your own LWP (Live Wallpaper). About a month later, due to the sheer success of the app, this went free in the market. As time went by, the app kept on growing in popularity...

One Click Lag Fix Samsung Tab Support

So, it's widely known that a lot of the Samsung Galaxy variants experience lag and it's also widely know that the One Click Lag Fix also works on the SGS mobile devices.Since the Samsung phones and the Samsung Tab are very similar, XDA forum member RyanZA has made some minor changes to his app in...

Scale Applications Properly on the Galaxy Tab

Many people were wondering what resolution Samsung would use for their newest mobile product, the Galaxy tab. Rumors told about a mere WVGA screen, but fortunately, Samsung decided to ship it with a 1024×600 WSVGA screen. Although many people are happy with this screen, there are some unpleasant side effects of it - some applications don't scale...

A New/Old Player in Town – The Tablet

As technology leaps forward, we cannot help but to ask ourselves "why aren't we a part of that?" Unless you have been sleeping under a rock for the last few months, you will probably have noticed that there is a new breed of devices in the mobile tech world... the tablet. This concept is far...