BlackBerry Forums Support Community
              

Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 05-20-2008, 04:54 PM   #1 (permalink)
Thumbs Must Hurt
 
Darker Blitz's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: NJ
Model: 8830
Carrier: Verizon
Posts: 72
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Potential problem with 8830?

Please Login to Remove!

I've had my Blackberry 8830 for about 3 weeks now, and I have never seen this before. On Sunday morning, I woke up to my blackberry having a green light that only shuts off when the screen shuts off, or it is powered down. Whenever I am using the phone, the green light is on. Usually, no light is on unless I have an incoming call or a text message, and then it will flash red. Now it flashes green if the screen is off, and flashes from green to yellow if I'm using my blackberry at the time. I've researched it, and found that it the green light means don't charge the phone, so I haven't, and now I'm to 25% battery, and the green light is still there.

I was wondering if any of you have had this same problem, or if anyone knows how to resolve it?

Thank you,
-DB
Offline  
Old 05-20-2008, 04:57 PM   #2 (permalink)
iPhone Mod!
 
zerog46's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: In a House
Model: 9650
Carrier: VZW Bold
Posts: 6,775
Post Thanks: 26
Thanked 10 Times in 10 Posts
Default

Go to options, Screen/Keyboard, LED Coverage Indicator and see what is says.
__________________
Life is not holding a good hand. Life is playing a poor hand well.
Offline  
Old 05-20-2008, 04:57 PM   #3 (permalink)
Retired BBF Moderator
 
Thatzmister2u's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Nor Cal
Model: 9000
PIN: ups! ;)
Carrier: AT&T
Posts: 5,890
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Darker Blitz View Post
I've had my Blackberry 8830 for about 3 weeks now, and I have never seen this before. On Sunday morning, I woke up to my blackberry having a green light that only shuts off when the screen shuts off, or it is powered down. Whenever I am using the phone, the green light is on. Usually, no light is on unless I have an incoming call or a text message, and then it will flash red. Now it flashes green if the screen is off, and flashes from green to yellow if I'm using my blackberry at the time. I've researched it, and found that it the green light means don't charge the phone, so I haven't, and now I'm to 25% battery, and the green light is still there.

I was wondering if any of you have had this same problem, or if anyone knows how to resolve it?

Thank you,
-DB
Menu>Options>Screen/Keyboard>LED Coverage Indicator = OFF

E-
__________________
Unlocked | AT&T BES
*gasp* Un-protected...


www.horizonwirelessonline.com - Unlocks and Repairs
Offline  
Old 05-20-2008, 04:59 PM   #4 (permalink)
Thumbs Must Hurt
 
Darker Blitz's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: NJ
Model: 8830
Carrier: Verizon
Posts: 72
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Thatzmister2u View Post
Menu>Options>Screen/Keyboard>LED Coverage Indicator = OFF

E-
Edit: It was already off, so I turned it on, and back off and it shut off. Thank you.
Offline  
Old 05-20-2008, 05:00 PM   #5 (permalink)
Crimson Tide Moderator
 
JSanders's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: North of the moss line
Model: Z30
OS: 7.0sumtin
PIN: t low
Carrier: Verizon
Posts: 41,921
Post Thanks: 61
Thanked 258 Times in 185 Posts
Default

Yellow/Amber means it is UNDER 15% charge.
Green flashing means you are getting a signal from your carrier, AND above 15% charge.
If it is flashing yellow, let it charge a good 4+ hours.
Red flashing repeatedly means you have a new message or alert.

Whoever told you green means don't charge the BB is goofy.

AND, welcome to the BBForums.
Offline  
Old 05-20-2008, 05:08 PM   #6 (permalink)
Thumbs Must Hurt
 
Darker Blitz's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: NJ
Model: 8830
Carrier: Verizon
Posts: 72
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by JSanders View Post
Yellow/Amber means it is UNDER 15% charge.
Green flashing means you are getting a signal from your carrier, AND above 15% charge.
If it is flashing yellow, let it charge a good 4+ hours.
Red flashing repeatedly means you have a new message or alert.

Whoever told you green means don't charge the BB is goofy.

AND, welcome to the BBForums.
Very helpful. Thank you. I think I'm going to like it here
Offline  
Closed Thread


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

DC 12V Small Solenoid Valve Metal Shell for Gas Water Air Normally Closed N/C
$0.01
DC 12V Small Solenoid Valve Metal Shell for Gas Water Air Normally Closed N/C pictureBurkert 6012 series 3/2-way 1/8 Brass Solenoid Valve 24V 50 Hz 153305 with M/O
$45.0
Burkert 6012 series 3/2-way 1/8 Brass Solenoid Valve 24V 50 Hz  153305 with M/O pictureBurkert 0486816 PVC Angle Solenoid Valve 240V/50 Hz 0 - 0.5 bar +GF+ NW15 1/2"
$100.0
Burkert 0486816 PVC Angle Solenoid Valve 240V/50 Hz  0 - 0.5 bar +GF+ NW15 1/2New Fuel shut off solenoid for Kubota B2710 B2910 B3030 B7510 32721-60014 USA
$68.88
New Fuel shut off solenoid for Kubota B2710 B2910 B3030 B7510 32721-60014 USA pictureSA-4259-12 engine Solenoid valve 1751-12A6U1B1S5 12v 1 year warranty
$49.86
SA-4259-12 engine Solenoid valve  1751-12A6U1B1S5  12v 1 year warranty  picture






Copyright 2004-2016 BlackBerryForums.com.
The names RIM and BlackBerry are registered Trademarks of BlackBerry Inc.