To flash Custom ROMs you need to install Custom Recovery on your device. In this post we will go through the guide to install ClockworkMod Recovery on Galaxy Tab 2 10.1.
The guide mentioned below is ony for Galaxy Tab 2 10.1- model numbers P5100, P5110, P5113 and cannot be tried on any other device. Check device model number Settings » About tablet.
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Install ClockworkMod Recovery on Galaxy Tab 2 10.1
Download kies software to install the required drivers.
Download Odin (Odin3-v1.85_3.zip) required to flash recovery on your device. Extract the file to get “Odin3 v1.85.exe” file.
Download ClockworkMod Recovery file .
Switch off device and enter into download mode. You can do that by pressing and holding Volume Down, Home, Power till device turns on and then press Volume Up to enter download mode.
Connect device to your computer and Odin will detect your device and ID:COM will turn yellow and a message appears saying “Added”. Re-install drivers if Odin fails to detect device.
Click on PDA Button and navigate to select .tar file which you have extracted in earlier step.
Click on Start button in Odin to start flashing recovery on your device. When flashing is complete you will get a PASS message.
ClockworkMod Touch Recovery is installed on your Galaxy Tab 2 10.1, you can now install Custom ROMs.