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Posts: 1
Registered: ‎10-27-2012
My Device: Playbook
My Carrier: 1st generation

1st generation playbook wont turn on


i lost my playbook about 4 months ago and found it today, it has been charging for about an hour and wont turn on? please help and it flashes red then green/yellow 5 times when i hold the power buttonSmiley Sad  

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Registered: ‎04-01-2008
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Re: 1st generation playbook wont turn on

Hello warringtonxx, 


Welcome to the forums. 


Have a look at this article which may help you out with your issue. 


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