1. Robert Platt1's Avatar
    Is it possible to install apps from my PC to my Galaxy Tab 2 10.1?

    Thanks in advance...
    04-16-2013 01:03 AM
  2. jeffrok's Avatar
    How do you mean? Like the .apk files onto the tablet? Or do you want programs that work on your computer to also work on your tablet too? If so, that's not possible.

    More details please!
    Robert Platt1 likes this.
    04-16-2013 01:39 PM
  3. Robert Platt1's Avatar
    Thanks for the quick action. I only have wifi on my Samsung Galaxy S2 cellphone. I can't connect with my Tab 2 right now.
    What I need to know is can I download the apps to my PC and then transfer them to my Tab 2 and install them?

    04-16-2013 04:29 PM
  4. Bosbouer's Avatar
    You can use your cellphone as a local hotspot. Do a search for tethering. It is a schlep downloading to pc as the applications from the normal sources are not compatible. Think you need .apk files.
    If you do not have wifi why not use a data simcard for the tablet with prepaid data?
    04-17-2013 12:32 AM
  5. jeffrok's Avatar
    You're assuming he has a Galaxy Tab 2 with a SIM slot.. Mine does not, and his may not either.
    04-17-2013 10:08 AM
  6. Bosbouer's Avatar
    P5100 has sim +Wifi so could he.....?
    04-17-2013 01:31 PM
  7. Robert Platt1's Avatar
    All my apps on my cell phone are in my MicroSD, Can I take the microSD card from there and transfer it to my Tab 2?

    04-20-2013 08:45 PM
  8. Robert Platt1's Avatar
    I downloaded the Tethering app But I am new at this stuff, Could you help me with that please?

    04-20-2013 08:48 PM
  9. Bosbouer's Avatar
    I downloaded the Tethering app But I am new at this stuff, Could you help me with that please?

    Having a sim slot on my tab I have not done this. I did not think you needed an app for it. Here is a link to the Tethering procedure:
    The ultimate Android tethering guide | PCWorld

    Hope this will help
    04-21-2013 01:20 AM
  10. ishan malhotra's Avatar
    i want to add app on my samsung galaxy tab........its without SIM slot....and i dont have Wi-fi at home...please help and suggest ?
    06-06-2013 05:12 AM
  11. Greg Savage's Avatar
    Wouldn't it be easier to find a wifi hotspot and install the app directly?
    06-06-2013 12:32 PM
  12. AWalker76's Avatar
    Hi All

    I would also like this question answered. Yes I can find a wireless hotspot, but I don't want to when I can sit at home on my PC, download apps, then transfer them to the tablet.

    I have no Wifi at home.

    The question is: is this possible to do or not? Sorry but "just use Wifi" isn't a real answer.....

    06-11-2013 08:19 AM

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