Tips for Tablets

How to Change Wallpapers on Galaxy Tab Tablet

With so many Galaxy Tab variants available, you will be charmed to buy atleast any of those which match your choice. With your Galaxy Tab, you will be certainly looking to change wallpapers, home screen wallpapers and lock screen wallpapers on it with your picture or the picture of your kid atleast. This guide will show you on how you can change the wallpaper on your Galaxy Tab, Live wallpaper and applying photos and images as wallpaper.

We used Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 to take the screenshot and settings are usually the same with all the existing Galaxy Tab which are powered with Android 3.2 Honeycomb operating system.

Change Galaxy Tab Wallpapers

Here is how you change wallpapers on Samsung Galaxy Tab –

Go to any of your home screen on Galaxy Tab and tap it for atleast two seconds.

You will get various options like Widgets, App Shortcut, Wallpapers and More.

Now Tap on Wallpaper and you get various options like in Wallpaper which are like – Galaxy Tab wallpaper

Gallery : Images from your tablet camera from your computer

Live Wallpaper : Animated moving wallpapers

Wallpaper Gallery : Pre loaded with tab wallpapers with HQ quality

Setting Gallery Photos as Wallpaper

When you tap on Gallery, it will ask you to set home screen wallpaper or the lock screen wallpaper.Change wallpaper

Select your desired option and it will take you to the gallery where you have your photos or pictures taken and by selecting any photo you would be taken to the adjustments of the wallpapers.Select Photo

A bit of adjustments will do it for you.Photo Editing

Well, that’s how you set a photo which you find interesting on your Galaxy Tab.

Changing Live Wallpaper

If you want to change the live wallpaper tap on the Live Wallpaper and you would be taken to gallery where you have stored live wallpapers.Live wallpaper

Tap on any image it will show you full preview before applying the settings.

Select set wallpaper to apply it as live wallpaper on your device or else hit back button to return to the previous page.

That is how you change live wallpaper on your Galaxy Tab.

Changing Tab Specific Wallpapers

To change the wallpaper of your various home screen panels that you see, you need to tap on wallpapers and then select the option as home screen wallpaper.

Change wallpaper

Among various wallpapers select an image which you find interesting.

As soon as you click on it, the particular wallpaper will be applied.

Do check out more tutorial and tips on Android tablets.



  1. Muhammad

    March 24, 2012 at 2:21 pm

    Could you help me??….i have a s3653 and recently i added a theme(iphone) the rc1 file from a bytuuoe video…thought it worked i’m experiencing some problems….firstly i cant type anything….i cant type messages or you the browser to enter an address in fact nothing….i simply cant type….instead of ‘abc’ its showing ‘123’ and when ever i try and change it my corby simply hangs-up or restarts….is there any way i can revert back to my old config or remove the current confg??….

    • Yogesh Patel

      April 2, 2012 at 5:02 pm

      Wrong section of comment! Please make use of Android Answers and find answers to your questions.

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