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My BIB-1450 IS OFF

Hi, I stopped using my BIB-1450 for about two weeks and when I tried to switching it on the next time all I saw was a horizontal line across the screen. I tried the second time and it's been off permanently. Thus when the power button is pressed nothing is comes on the screen though batteires are good. I tried it with the mains but still no sign. What could be wrong? Can I get technical experts to repair for me?


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According to the BIB-1450 manual, try this:

1. Hold CLEAR and press the on/off button(shaped like a circle). If nothing happens, try step 2.
2. Use a paper clip to gently press the reset button on your unit. The reset button is recessed in a pin-sized hole to the right of the book card slot.
WARNING! Pressing the reset button with more than light pressure may permanently disable your product. In addition, resetting product erases
settings and information entered in its built-in book, and in an installed bookcard.

If all else fails, replace the batteries with 2 new CR2032 batteries. I had a similar problem, and it was caused by dead batteries.

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