The second iteration of Samsung Galaxy Tab tablet computers with a 7.0 inch screen.

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Why won't my Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 turn on?

I was in the middle of checking Facebook when my tablet randomly turned off despite being fully charged. I left it charging for more than 3 days and still nothing. I tried holding down the buttons and even connecting it to the computer to see if my computer would recognize my tablet, but still nothing. Can anyone give me some tips on what to do?

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same thing here i was on a game and it just turned off

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When I came back from walking the dog , it wouldn't turn on.

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Just happened to mine too. Should be fully charged. Screen is black but twice when I hit the screen it made a ping sound but didn't turn on. Can someone help, please?

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My Samsung galaxy Tab 2 7.0" ran out of battery so I left it for a few days, forgetting to charge it.. Now it wont turn on. I've tried holding down the power button and the volume up button for 30 seconds but still nothing? what do I do?

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Same I need a fix

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Try the following; it has worked for me well.

Press & hold "Power & Volume" buttons at the same time for 15 seconds. Then it will turn on without any issues.

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ya..it worked out.Thanks a lot.

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I press and hold the Power and Volume buttons together for 10 seconds.Then it turned on.And again it went off.But I repeated the same for another 5 seconds.Then it turned on.Thank you.

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Did not help. Nothing happened. Tablet did not switch on :(

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OMG!~!!! I LOVE YOU!!! I thought my poor tablet was gone forever!!! Thank you

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It didn't work..... when I followed what u said .... it turned on but the screen completely frozed

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Hold the power button and volume up button for thirty seconds while plugged into a computer.

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Thanks it helped a lot

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I did this but did not plug it into a computer, just a power source and it totally worked! Thank you!!!

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Mine just had the same problem last week. This trick really helps. It's coming up now. THANKS A BUNCH.

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worked like a charm bro

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It worked for me . Thanks a lot

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My problem was that I could not turn on my Samsung device no matter what I tried. After few hours of trying, I found something that might help you. I connected my device to the charger and waited a few minutes. Then I pushed volume+ and the power button. The screen turned on, and it started charging in the Samsung "charging screen."

This problem is very common on Samsung devices. You can prevent this by regularly charging your device. DO NOT LET IT TURN OFF BY ITSELF. Factory reset your device every 3-6 months.

edit: sometimes your device might think that it is charged when it is really not, so i recommend ether doing the factory reset or getting an app that cleans and refreshes your device.

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thank you sooooo much my tablet is up and charging again as i haven't used it for about 5 months now thanks again.

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Not sure why my Tab 3 stopped. had a full charge, was out side burning a cigarette...it is so very hot here well into the high 90's with humidity to match, ...so, as I was saying, I was smoking and it was on- I was outside maybe 5 minutes. My home has central air conditioning, it's at about 66 ish inside...the next thing I know it's shut its self off and will do nothing. I waited for hours and still nothing...then I found this rather long post, I tried the volume up and power on, at same time and holy crap it came on...wowza. Thanks for spreading your wisdom.

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it worked now its charging

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Thanks for the advice but still no joy!!

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Happened to me too with about 60% battery. Pinterest locked up and all of a sudden it was the black screen of death! Nothing from it until I plugged it into my PC and then just a battery flash. Took at least 5 minutes for it to respond with a Samsung flash. I kept trying the power button and the up volume and it finally booted up!

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Exactly how much time did it take to get booted up because mine got a flash of battery than no response

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my did not work h

my was 60 befor it turn off and if i try to turn it on it wll show samsungn gos of pls help

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Nothing seems to get my Samsung tablet to work again.try to whole the button nothing try charging for more then a few hours.could it be that my tablet was not charge for 2 weeks because I had to replace my charger.maybe battery dead.don,t know how to open the back.could some please help me.it blinks but never come back on.

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1 unplug the charger.

2. press and hold the power button and volume up button for 35sec.

3. put the charger fast in the port and press and hold the power button and volume up button for 35sec again.

4. leave it to charge. amazing!!!!!.it work whiles charging.

note: please don't let it go off by itself...charge regular

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thankyou so much this worked for us! had tried everything else, literally, it is currently charging so hope it continues to! :)

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thank you, i´ve tried everything else and did not reboot, now after this it turned on :)

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Didn't work for me..i will keep trying to get it to boot on...it keep showing the battery charging but it has been doing that for a couple days.

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That is exactly what mine is doing. Any suggestions?

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Thanks a million, it worked & will have a happy child this evening.

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Get a needle and charge the tablet, then use the needle to press the reset button on the top left side of the tablet and voila there you go a working tablet

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!&&* no it didnt work!!!!

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that is not a reset button that is the mic....

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The only one that worked for me was the back off and disconnect the battery for 15secs

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Hey, I was having exactly the same issue. Did all of the above button holding tips. Took about 5 attempts but eventually it worked and started charging.

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this can be easy fix . first make sure the phone is charged . plug the power outlet to phone

and after 5 min press the power key and hold for like 1 min . let the phone turn on . if you see its still not coming on there must be some issue with phone charging please follow Fix Phone Charger and not charging issue see if this helps

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Same thing with my Galaxy Tab 3. Instead of holding power/volume buttons simultaneously, removing sim/data card, prying off back, plug into power source, etc. etc. etc....I tried this;

- turn unit face down. Place in dirty catbox. With left foot, place firmly on back of unit and slide back-and-forth through dirty catbox.

- remove unit with salad tongs & place face-down in toilet bowl. Let float. Watch one quarter of NFL Football on Fox. Return to toilet bowl. Urinate on floating unit. When finished, have someone else remove unit from toilet.

- have someone hold unit like a football on a kicking tee. Stand back two paces, then step in one motion towards ball. Kick unit like extra point towards front door. With front door open, pick up said unit . Turn said unit on side, elbows out, bring arm back - and with one motion, fling unit out front door, over hedge, skidding across pavement into road.

- return to your regulary scheduled bad habits.

Hope this helps. It worked for me.

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"holy smoke and mirrors batman"" not only was this post funny, but darn it worked ***NOW BACK TO THE GAME**

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Same thing with mine! Help please! Just downloaded the owner's manual to look at troubleshooting, total waste of time! All it gives you is:

Troubleshooting

If your device has fatal errors, hangs up, or freezes, you may

need to reset the device to regain functionality.

• If your device is frozen and unresponsive, press and hold the

Power/Lock Key for 10 to 15 seconds.

Thanks Samsung for nothing!

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thanks ! i got it on

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tnx 4 d info...it works...

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A common problem Galaxy 3, and in Note 2 same components as tab 2

EMMC component (memory module) all information on the phone was lost.

  There are labs that can repair and replace the component in the new one, a better version of the component

you can read about it

note 2 sudden death

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Model: SGT P100

First, remove the SD Card and sim card. Press the Power button +Volume Up at the same time for at least 10 seconds. Release the power button when the Samsung logo pops up, but continue to hold the Volume Up until the recovery screen appears.

Use the volume buttons to navigate the menu and select one from the four options as indicated on the picture above, press Home to choose the selection. I suggest that you simply reboot, this alone might do the trick.

The said procedure resurrected my tab:) Good luck!

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Similar problems here: screen blacked, then refused to charge, would attempt to start but then the screen faded to black.

I followed the above instructions - restart button plus volume up - I got a green android icon with, what appeared to be its guts open (!!!). Selected 'factory reset' and it then went through a process of about 5 minutes of reconfiguration. I lost some photos and needed to reinstall some apps.

I think this was a good outcome, and an easy DIY fix.

Still love my Samsung!

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I got the back off and pulled out the battery. Left battery out for an hour. Put battery back in. Left power off and plugged into charger. Is currently charging and turned on. We will see if this fixed it completely.

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Hazel Tom, I had charge my Samsung Galaxy Tablet 3, I hold the home button, the down button and the power button, the Android came on, what do I do

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hello and perhaps gone the battery, but you can try to scaccare pin battery, then press the power button like you have to turn on the fact that, reconnect the battery and test if it comes on sometimes works

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Heya .I was also playing agame when it happened . not sure why it happend however i was looking for help while i was leaving it in the fridge for 1 min(to cool down) then i had it with me under my blanket(to warm up ) . i booted it and it worked.

P.S. make sure u dont let it get too cold or hot , will dmg system . also make sure it is enough or nothing will change ...

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This can be resolved by leaving your Galaxy Tab to charge over night. If you let the battery run too "dry" ie. if you haven't used your table for a long time (6 months or more) the battery requires a long time to charge up. My tablet wasn't showing ANY signs of life before 2-3 hours of charging up, then it woke up and is now been working normally ever since.

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hello home more volume button on most ignition resetare factory but if you have a custom rom (home more volume in June on and you put it in bootloader and then flash with odin not forget to do a reset after it flashed risk could crash

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Try this. Plug in your tablet as if recharging using the original charger. Hold down the power and sound buttons simultaneously and keep holding for at least 20 seconds. Should show the recharging icon. Works for any Samsung tablet

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It did that but after showing that the tab is charged 100%, I turned it on but it just showed the black screen and went off. What to do in this case? The last time I used it was in mid-november and after that I have just been trying to check online what can be done? Can you help me with this please? :'-(

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For anyone still having trouble with this, you can read herefor more information and a video tutorial.

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I happened to me too, so I decided to go for the warranty. I started to pack it again, I recall I put a microSD on it so I removed it... and voila!! the tablet turn on! try that and please tell me if works for you

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you need to hold on the turn off button for some time.that worked by me and it happened a lot

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watch this tutorial by clicking given link you will get somthing...

https://youtu.be/sNcCabxmqiY

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Have you tried holding the power button for 10-15 seconds? Most Android devices won't turn on with a short tap of the power button, in my experience.

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