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Backlight problems Intermittently, but most of the time, when I turn off my HP4700, the PDA does not turn off, but the backlight does. I have set the power to turn off the device after 2 minutes, so it is not a major problem. I get a similar problem on turning on, namely, most of the time the backlight is turned off, so I have try and find the light slider in the dark. I have checked the button to turn on the backlight when a button is pressed or the screen tapped but it doesn't happen. Any ideas?

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Re: Backlight problems

Well if you hold the power button too long the PDA will just turn off the backlight. If you just hit the power once and not hold it then it should shut off (of course it really never "shuts off" completly because if it did then you would loose all your data).

Posted on Sep 14, 2005

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