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Old 05-27-2006, 03:21 PM   #1 (permalink)
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My berryberry wont turn on, I had plug it into my computer via usb and the screen went black and the led light turned red can anyone tell me what happen and how to fix it....
Old 05-27-2006, 03:29 PM   #2 (permalink)
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First thing to do is to pop out the battery and then pop it back it.
Second thing to do is to plug it into the wall - not the USB/PC - and let it charge for a few hours.

Give that a shot; good luck.
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Hi ,

My dad gave me his old black berry 7230 and he is using his new treo650. I have put this thing for charging thru entire night. The red light lits up during the charging. But damn thing wont turn on.

He was using it about 6 monthes ago and it was in working condition.
Today it came up only once and it turned itself off suddenly and never came back.

Any help would be DEEPLY appreciated.



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Old 06-06-2006, 06:34 PM   #4 (permalink)
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try a new battery?

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A similar thing happened to me last week, however instead of staying lit red, the led would pulse red every 3 seconds or so (popping the battery out had no effect). It turned out that the OS had been fried - I just hooked it up to the pc and ran application loader and it immediately asked to reload the OS. After that, a quick restore and I was back in business.
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