Install CyanogenMod 10.1 Milestone Build for Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 P5100
The CyanogenMod has become a one of best resource to try latest version of Android on any smartphone and tablet like the CyanogenMod 10.1 is based on Android 4.2.1 Jelly Bean but some people are afraid of CyanogenMod 10.1 bugs as their some builds are not suitable for daily use, however CyanogenMod 10.1 is now offering milestone builds to get rid of this problem, the CyanogenMod 10.1 milestone build is very reliable to use and is available for the Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 P100.
Read on how to install CyanogenMod 10.1 milestone build for Galaxy Tab II 10.1 P5100. Make sure the ClockworkMod recovery is installed on your tablet, check this guide to install recovery and make a backup of your device data such as SMS, internet setting, contacts music files etc because the below procedure may wipe data, you can sync your contacts with Gmail account and for messages use SMS apps, lastly use the carbon Android app to backup apps and data.
DISCLAIMER: Please proceed the below guide at your own risk, Android Egis will not be held responsible if your device lost data or gets damaged following this guide.
Step #2: Transfer both zip files to the internal storage of your tablet.
Step #3: Turn the device off.
Step #4: Reboot into the recovery mode by holding down volume up and power button, when screen turn on, leave power button keep the volume key hold to enter into recovery mode (Note: In recovery mode use volume keys to navigate and power button to select).
Step #5: In recovery mode, create a nandroid backup of your current ROM, it’s important because if anything not work out that you expect from this ROM, you’ll be able to easily revert back to your current state. To create backup select “Backup and Restore”, and then select “Backup” again.
Step #6: Perform full wipe, first select the wipe data/factory reset, and confirm on the next screen.
Step #7: Return to main menu by selecting “Go Back”.
Step #8: Select “Install Zip from SD Card” then “Choose Zip from SD Card” and locate the downloaded ROM zip file that you’ve transferred in above step and confirm installation. Wait till installation complete.
Step #9: Once the installation is done, also install the Google Apps Package zip file.
Step #10: Once the installation is completed, select “Go Back” after that select “Reboot System Now” to reboot tablet.
That’s you’re done. If you experience any error during flashing, do comment.