Forum discussion tagged with tablet.
  1. JoeStarz

    Question Need help with missing WiFi on tablet after performing a hard reset ?

    Good day, I bought this Coolpad tablet for my nephew, this past Christmas. Just a few months later now and it was moving sluggish so I had the bright idea to do a hard reset (hold down the power / volume up to gain access to the boot menu), but now when its booting up after the factory reset, I...
  2. consptheory77

    Question Surface Pro 7 vs Surface Go 3 ?

    I had the unfortunate experience of purchasing a used Surface Pro 4 last year, and it revealed itself as having the "flickergate" problem with the faulty display, and I can't use for more than 4-5 hours (with fan or AC cooling) at a time, or 2 hours (without). So I need to get a replacement...
  3. R

    [SOLVED] (Urgent) How much is this worth?! Asus T300L/A

    Hi ! i want to sell a used Laptop/Tablet, exact Model is: ASUS Transformer Book T300L, it's one of those which you can dock and undock from the keyboard. was looking all over the internet but couldn't find any details regarding prices, only that it used to be sold for 600$. what i did find tho...
  4. A

    Question Please help me identify this chip on Lenovo Ideapad Miix 310 ?

    Hi. Here you can see the motherboard of Lenovo Ideapad Miix 310: I have received one of these, but the chip marked with red in the image is removed in the motherboard I have received. It may be related to LCD because the tablet shows no picture on LCD...
  5. M

    [SOLVED] Something very strange happened on my tablet. Can anyone tell me what's going on?

    Recently, I bought a tablet which the brand name is "Beista" which I believe is chinese made. I've been using it for over a month with no issues at all and suddenly after a few days of not using it and turning it on, this very weird black bios screen showed up with a black background and random...
  6. V

    [SOLVED] What is the standard for disassembling an iPad Air?

    I have an iPad Air, about four years old. The battery can't hold a charge for long anymore. Apple wants +$200 to put a new battery in, of which I refuse b/c I could do it myself if I knew how to open the tablet the right way. So my question is, does anyone here have a standard (best, safest)...
  7. Akisnrg

    [SOLVED] Livestream from a tablet

    So as the title says i am looking for a tablet to livestream video using only the camera (not games or w.e) . What specs do i need ? Is 2 GB ram enough? (it has to be with 3G or 4G connection).
  8. I

    [SOLVED] Samsung a7 Tablet 10.4inch (2020) Unable to move apps to SD card?

    I just bought this tablet with a 128Gb high speed Sandisk SD card and there is no option to transfer apps to the formatted SD card. I even used apps such as APP2SD and it came back with errors. I spoke to Samsung support, who told me this version of android (10) has that feature disabled due to...
  9. editor1

    [SOLVED] What model is my Insignia Flex windows Tablet ?

    Hi all Any idea on how I know what model this tablet is ? I got it off ebay and seller don't know . I want to do a fresh install of any OS.
  10. M

    Question Extremely weird issue with games installed on Program Files and AppData

    So, long story short, I had been dealing with input lag and a really weird mouse(and drawing tablet) acceleration when playing games fullscreen, and really big loading times, even though I have a relatively new SSD. So yesterday, after months of fruitless troubleshooting, I decided to move those...
  11. T

    Question Is it possible to change the Glass-Digitizer from one device to the another?

    I have two identical tablets ( galaxy tab s4) The first tablet functions, but it's with broken Glass-Digitizer the second tablet is with broken LCD Display, but the Glass-Digitizer is untouched. Is it possible to take the glass digitizer from the tablet with broken lcd and put it on the other...
  12. A

    [SOLVED] Prevent screen rotation

    Hi, I have a Windows 8.1 tablet that I want to keep in portrait mode for one game (Downwell), but in order to work in portrait mode, the software needs to think the laptop is in normal landscape rotation. You can disable automatic screen-rotation in Windows, but after restart it always reverts...
  13. mandache.eduard48

    [SOLVED] Using an old tablet as a display

    Hey everyone, so I got an old Galaxy Tab 2 (P-3100), and the only purpose I found for it lately is as a separate display. It's...acceptable for the display quality, but the input lag is pretty bad (from the USB connection, I tethered it to the PC and I'm using spacedesk). I got a pretty stupid...
  14. T

    [SOLVED] Possible damage oil can do inside a tablet

    So, I would want to hear pretty much everything that can go wrong with oil inside tablet Why i ask: I might try to open and clean it, but there is a 50/50 chance I might break it when doing so. And to bring to a shop - cheaper to buy a new one. It's massage oil, and it has gone in so I can...
  15. T

    [SOLVED] Oil in Acer Switch 10 2in1 Tablet - disassembly

    I got oil inside my Acer Switch 10 2in1 tablet, and I can see it in my lcd when I power it on. I have opened it, taken out battery and cleaned, but I still see the oil inside when the screen is on. I dont see how I can get to the LCD from inside. Anybody know if it is glued and it is a heat gun...
  16. QualityDamage

    [SOLVED] Can I connect Windows 10 tablet to a Windows 10 PC without wifi?

    I'm trying to find out if I can connect a windows 10 tablet to a PC via USB or a certain application. I'm trying to avoid getting a USB network adapter.
  17. T

    Question Hello, please help find old Huion 580 tablet drivers

    Hello, I have a huion 580 tablet and lost the cd that came with it that had the Old drivers. There was a Dropbox link under searching for them that had it but now the link is down so I have nowhere to get it. does anyone have those drivers?
  18. N

    Question i got ipad mini 2 and i need to unlock

    i have a old ipad mini 2 and i reset it and it got unlocked, i dont know the email and password,the bill and box associated with the device, how to unlock it? somebody please help me with this
  19. X

    [SOLVED] Need some help choosing budget tablet

    Hello, I need a budget tablet for my mom and so far narrowed it down to 32gb versions of Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5, 10.1 (2019) and Huawei Mediapad M5 Lite 10.1. Can someone suggest which one would be better? 10.5 and M5 Lite have more ram and better speakers while newer 10.1 has only 2gb ram...
  20. E

    [SOLVED] how does changing desktop environments affect the linux distro?

    Hi all, I posted about my 2 in 1 coming and saw this thread on it working great with windows... View: Basically I want to use it for digital art and I want it to work great out of the box so to speak...
  21. D

    Question Tablet battery doesnt charge

    If the battery is connected to the tablet its doesnt turn on and doesnt charge. if the battery is disconnected then it turns on..but now it keeps restarting pls help huawei tablet
  22. N

    Question Gaomon PD1560 tablet shows up as audio input in Device Manager, pen not registering

    I've been having what seems to be a common problem, which is the pen/stylus not registering for the Gaomon PD1560 drawing tablet. It worked perfectly on Windows 7, but ever since upgrading to 10, it doesn't work. The tablet itself shows as "connected" in the Gaomon software/settings, the driver...
  23. editor1

    [SOLVED] Is it safe to buy use'd phone's an/or tablet's Android an/or Apple ?

    Hi I don't know wear to post this at. Hop this works. I don't want the chance of a keylogger or spy wear built in the firmwear. I want to buy a phone. And later I will buy a tablet. Should I buy a brand new one, refurbished from the company, or any one know of a way to buy a used one (apple...
  24. OrdJk

    Question What is the best graphics pad for a beginner for under £150???

    any suggestions would help
  25. editor1

    Question What should I do about cleaning network ?

    Hi I had a home invasion and no items stolen. There was evidence that the person sat down in pc chair. My acct's have been messed with. I keep all of my accts and passwords on a text file. So its either data theft or keyloggers. I have OMV NAS(Odroid SBC), 2 tablets, mifi Router(at&t cellular...
  26. E

    Looking for 2-in-1, <$600, Specs within

    I'm looking for a 2-in-1 that can play some older games while also being used for work while traveling. Minimum specs: Intel i5 (Gen 6 or later) 8 GB RAM 128 GB SSD 13" diagonal (or there about) < 3.2 lbs. Keyboard included Windows 10 I'm a fan of the Microsoft Surface Pro line, but it's hard...
  27. N

    Question Windows 10 tablet wont turn on after changing BIOS settings

    So, I foolishly messed with BIOS even though I didn't know how it would affect the system, and now the device won't even turn on. I'm a using windows 10 tablet that came with keyboard. It is similar to a Microsoft Surface. CMOS reset isn't possible because the battery and board are internal...
  28. R

    Question stuck on efi shell screen RCA cambio tablet

    I had let a friend barrow my rca cambio 2 in 1 tablet with windows 10 on it and when he returned it, I found it would only boot to the efi shell screen and no further. when on that screen the keyboard does not respond and the only thing that seems to do anything is the power button. each time i...
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    [SOLVED] GPS on fire tablet

    Recently I have been looking for a new tablet and the fire hd 10 seems to be the one for me. I thought that it could also make a killer GPS system with the 10 inch screen. After further inspection though, it doesn't have a GPS chip. Is there a way to use my phone's Bluetooth to tell the...
  30. atinesh.s

    [SOLVED] Tablet Suggestion

    Hello Guys, I have an old Lenovo Tab3 8 right now, which becomes super slow on a day to day use. Now I planning to upgrade. Another reason for the upgrade is Lenovo's update service is worst, didn't get any android upgrade in 3 years, still using old android v6. My general use case Web...
  31. K

    Question Using an Android Tablet as a PC Display?

    I have an android tablet with a large 14-inch display (Virgin Media Telly Tablet) that I would like to re-purpose as a computer display. The thing is I need it to work as seamlessly as possible, ideally just like a TV, as I am intending to use it for a relative who has little computer knowledge...
  32. K

    [SOLVED] Laptop/tablet not booting

    Hey there. I recently received a brand new RCA Cambio W101SA23T1, and it's not booting. At first, it would turn on and say "Preparing automatic repair", then go to a screen where it gave me the error code 0xC0000185, and tell me "A required device isn't connected or can't be accessed." It...
  33. S

    [SOLVED] Potential Hack Feedback

    Hi. A friend of mine I associate with online says their router caught fire around the time of an online debate with another person whom they did not know. I'm just strolling the web to see if that's even possible to cause a fire through a hack. I know of a good amount about hacking to kinda...
  34. D

    Question Couple of Questions about a Tablet & Windows 10

    Hello all, So I was just given an HP Pro 610 G1 and my immediate reaction is to upgrade it to Windows 10. My first question is, is it even worth it? By that I mean, Is there going to be enough built-in space & will it run ok? If the answer to that is yes, then my second question is can I upgrade...