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Screen is blank

I really dont have anything nict to say about these. a few years ago i bought a v-smile whic after 18 monts would not come on (although power light was on) nor switch off. this was not able to be fixed so i got the v smile pocket. after just 7 months it has malfuncioned. the screen is blank eventhough you can here the music of the console. i would send it back but no longer have any packaging nor reciept. any ideas apart from needing a new screen (too expensive)

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  • flissy-84 Nov 09, 2008

    charged it yes but darent take it apart

  • Tom Diffin Dec 25, 2008

    Santa brought a vtech pocket, brand new batteries installed, unit powers up with audio but no video. games are brand new, I also have seen a few times there is a reset button WHERE is it at and do i need to push it.

    thank you.
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  • mccully8 May 11, 2010

    have you tryed charging it or taken it apart?

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Try the reset button on the back of the unit.

Also try cleaning the contacts on the games. Push back the sleeve on the game and clean good with alcohol. If this doesn't do it, unplug it, and clean the contacts inside the unit with a qtip.

Hope this helps!

Posted on Dec 10, 2008

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