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Registered: ‎12-28-2012
My Device: curve 8900
My Carrier: tesco

Blackberry curve 8900

Hi there my blackberry 8900 will not turn on I know there is nothing wrong with my battery as it works in my partners blackberry if I put power to it red lights comes on and icon to say charging but will not come on

 anyone help please

thanks

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My Device: Passport • Z30 • Z10 • Torch9850 • Playbook
My Carrier: Verizon

Re: Blackberry curve 8900

Do you actually see a "no battery" symbol on the screen?

 

The on-device battery is depleted and the system is not recognizing the battery.


Leave the device to charge 2-3 hours, and then, still connected to the charging cable, remove the the battery from the device a few seconds and reinsert it. If it boots--leave it to charge to 100% (check Options > Status for the percentage). If it doesn't reboot on the first attempt, leave it several more hours. I've had one charge for two days before it came back to life after an extreme battery depletion. Every 3-4 hours, with the device still connected to the charger, you can remove and replace the battery to see if it reboots.

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