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Posts: 1
Registered: ‎09-16-2012
My Device: Blackberry Playbook
My Carrier: T-Mobile

Damaged Playbook?

Hello anyone who can help. My Playbook won't power-up for some reason. I thought that the battery was just fully drained but when i try to charge it, the red indicator would just come on for maybe 10-15 seconds and then turn off again. And my playbook doesn't charge even if i leave the charger on for a couple of hours.

 

What should I do?

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Posts: 19
Registered: ‎09-16-2012
My Device: Curve 3G
My Carrier: T-Mobile

Re: Damaged Playbook?

You are going to have to restore it. This guide tells you how:

 

http://crackberry.com/factory-reset-blackberry-playbook-also-fixes-bricked-devices

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Posts: 5
Registered: ‎09-15-2012
My Device: Blackberry Playbook
My Carrier: Bell Canada

Re: Damaged Playbook?

Try holding the power button on for up to 20 seconds while it is plugged into electric power. It worked for me. Good Luck!