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Charger

Is there any other charger I can buy to fit into either of the other ports for charging?

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Re: Charger

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ElizabethKelly wrote:

Is there any other charger I can buy to fit into either of the other ports for charging?


Assuming you are American

http://www.amazon.com/Blackberry-Rapid-Travel-Charger-Playbook/dp/B004XBZ728

Highly recommended.fits the right hand three pin port by a magnetic plug. Foolproof. 

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Re: Charger

I highly recommend the rapid charger as well. About $18 on Amazon last week.


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Re: Charger


JSanders wrote:
I highly recommend the rapid charger as well. About $18 on Amazon last week.

+2

 

I have the magnetic ones for my kids and they last longet than the USB ones as my kids rip them out and the charger end become loose.

 




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Re: Charger

could try to lift the USB connector as shown in this thread

http://supportforums.blackberry.com/rim/board/message?board.id=playbook&message.id=54621#M54621

 




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Re: Charger

Personally, I wouldn't tinker with the USB plug or input just yet, until you are absolutely certain that the USB port or cable is broken.

 

Please try the long charging period and power on sequence noted above, first. Then, resort to more drastic things like tinkering with the USB port.



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