shuwaz

Flashing/rooting/upgrading a Archos 7 Home Tablet (HTv2)

Anybody got a simple guide to flashing/rooting/upgrading this tablet? A video tutorial would be even better!

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matt101101 / MOD  Feb. 3, 2012 at 19:51

matt101101 / MOD  Feb. 3, 2012 at 19:52

It gets you:

Froyo
Root
Market Access

As far as I can see.

shuwaz  Feb. 3, 2012 at 20:30

gonna have a go through it now... thanx!

matt101101 / MOD  Feb. 3, 2012 at 20:52

Did it work :)?

shuwaz  Feb. 3, 2012 at 22:46

yeah it worked a treat. Except I can pick up my WIFI connection now. It picks up the neighbours but not mine. Havent quite figured it out yet but its probably something to do with it been hidden.

Going to look more into it tomorrow cos its bedtime now!

shuwaz  Feb. 5, 2012 at 12:44

worked after I made my wifi connection discoverable, let the tablet latch onto it then make it hidden again.

Strange, but at least its working. Shame its such a slow tablet but for £50 it'll keep the kids busy in the car and when 'out and about'.

matt101101 / MOD  Feb. 5, 2012 at 13:50

I'm glad to hear you got it working mate :).

I did some more research and apparently there's a version of CM7 with Android 2.3 out for the Archos 7 Home Tablet HTv2. I don't know how functional it is but you might want to look into it :).

As long as it keeps your kids happy (aka quiet :p), it's serving its purpose I suppose :).

shuwaz  Feb. 6, 2012 at 10:26

I may test it out (send me the link). People have been saying its slow/unstable.

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