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Old 07-12-2010, 10:22 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default 8520 wont turn on, Battery symbol

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i made the change from iphone to blackberry today

and when i bought it
it was working fine no problems.
then i turned it off
to put my orange sim in
and then when i went to turn on
it did a red light then a battery with a red / through the battery came up?

what is this?

the battery had full charge when i turned off.

Feel abit lost HELPP

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Old 07-14-2010, 07:14 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Just leave the device on charge for a while, sometimes it can take a couple of hours to fully charge. I remember this happened to me when I let my device go really flat.

Since your device is new, it may see the fully charged battery when for e.g it could be less than half charged.
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