Toshiba Folio 100 – How to Install Gingerbread 2.3.7 Update

Sanjana December 27, 2011 0

We have already covered the procedure on how to root your Toshiba Folio 100 tablet and now let’s check out the detail procedure on how you can easily install the latest version of Cyanogen Mod 7.1 version in your device. This update comes as a great relief for all Toshiba Folio 100 tablet users who were almost fed up with the age old Froyo 2.2 version and were eagerly waiting for the Gingerbread 2.3.7 update. Before proceeding for the updation procedure you need to root your Toshiba Folio 100 tablet.

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We wont be responsible for any harm caused to your device during the updation procedure that is unlikely to happen if you follow the instructions carefully. This updation procedure is only applicable to Toshiba Folio 100 tablets that are not network locked so do not try it in any other devices as it may not be reversible and harm the device by blocking it.

Pre-Requisites:

You must backup all the user data present in your phone since chances of data loss or corruption are there. Having a backup will help you replace the lost data if any damage occurs. Follow the link posted below to backup and restore all your data easily.

Pre Upgrade Instructions for Rooting and Firmware Update

Must Have:

Download Cyanogen Mod 2.3.7Download ROM Manager

Steps to update Cyanogen mod 7.1 Custom ROM Firmware on Toshiba Folio 100:

Step-1: Download Cyanogen Mod 2.3.7 and ROM Manager from the Must Have section to your computer. Connect your device to the computer via USB Cable obtained at purchase time and copy the downloaded Cyanogen Mod zip file to your device without renaming or modifying it any manner.

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Step-2: Go to applications list present in your device and choose “ROM Manager” application to open it. Here you will come across an option called “Backup Stock ROM” which can be performed in case you wish to revert back to the original firmware version.

Step-3: Now select the option of “Flash Cyanogen Mod Recovery” as shown below

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Next select “Install ROM from SD Card” option and choose the file named as to begin the firmware updation

After the device has successfully updated, make sure to check that the APN Settings are successfully restored or else you won’t be able to access internet and also 3G. If you are facing problems related to force close errors then turn off your phone and enter into Recovery mode by pressing Volume Up key + OK button and holding both simultaneously press Power button. In Recovery Mode, choose “Wipe Data / Factory reset then choose “Wipe Cache Partition” and reboot your device by choosing the option  of“Reboot system now”.

Thus you can successfully update your Toshiba Folio 100 tablet with the latest Gingerbread 2.3.7 by following the above mentioned simple steps.

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